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  • 2 Days in New York City: The Ultimate New York Itinerary
    by Laurence Norah on February 13, 2020 at 2:32 PM

    New York! The city that never sleeps. We have visited New York City many times, and still feel we’ve barely scratched the surface of what this incredible city has to offer. Still, there are many sights in New York City that are a must-visit, especially if this is a first time visit, or if you…

  • Food in Mauritius: All the Mauritian Cuisine you Have to Try!
    by Laurence Norah on January 29, 2020 at 6:17 AM

    When we visited Mauritius, one of the aspects of our trip I was most excited about was the food. Having grown up in the Seychelles, another island group in the Indian Ocean, I was particularly interested to see how the food in Mauritius compared to the food in the Seychelles. Both nations offer a rich…

  • How to Use a Mirrorless Camera: A Beginner’s Photography Guide
    by Laurence Norah on January 20, 2020 at 1:48 PM

    So you’re the proud owner of a new mirrorless camera. Awesome! Mirrorless cameras are a wonderful bit of photography kit, with a number of advantages over other types of camera. They’re also one of the best cameras with which to learn photography on, because you can see the changes you make to various settings in…

  • The Best Day Trips From Aberdeen Scotland
    by Laurence Norah on January 12, 2020 at 4:50 PM

    Found on the north east coast of Scotland, Aberdeen is a lovely city that often slips under the radar of most visitors to Scotland. This is a shame, as the city has lots to offer, from excellent museums to a spectacular coastal outlook to a range of wonderful restaurants. You can see more in our…

  • Where to Buy Used Cameras and Photography Gear
    by Laurence Norah on January 2, 2020 at 3:52 PM

    We’ve written a number of guides to our favourite photography gear, including a guide to the best travel camera, best action camera, and best camera for hiking and backpacking. Unfortunately, cameras, lenses, and other pieces of photography equipment tend to be quite expensive. Once you add in the cost of a lens or two and…

  • The 30 Most Comfortable Walking Shoes & Hiking Shoes for Women
    by Bret and Mary on February 16, 2020 at 10:25 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. Finding good walking shoes for women can be difficult, especially for those of us who travel with carryon luggage only.   Mary learned the importance of choosing comfortable walking shoes the hard way during our weekend in Prague, when she twisted her ankle on the cobblestone streets during a walking tour. The best walking shoes for Keep Reading The post The 30 Most Comfortable Walking Shoes & Hiking Shoes for Women appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • 30 Amazing Galapagos Islands Animals
    by Bret and Mary on February 14, 2020 at 5:00 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. [Updated 2/14/2020]  In a rugged archipelago situated 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador, there are more than 200 recorded species of Galapagos Islands animals. From a historical perspective, the islands’remote location and harsh volcanic terrain played a huge role in their current status as a world-renowned nature sanctuary. The islands were a favorite spot Keep Reading The post 30 Amazing Galapagos Islands Animals appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • Arctic Animals: 30 Species of Arctic Birds, Mammals & Whales
    by Bret and Mary on January 27, 2020 at 11:10 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. The Green Global Travel team has been fortunate to explore some of the most exciting Arctic destinations in Europe and North America.  From cruising Alaska and hanging with polar bears in Churchill, Manitoba to chasing waterfalls in Iceland and climbing glaciers in the Fjords of Norway, the Arctic has been home to some of our favorite Keep Reading The post Arctic Animals: 30 Species of Arctic Birds, Mammals & Whales appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • The 20 Safest Countries in Africa to Visit
    by Bret and Mary on January 23, 2020 at 3:36 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. There’s a popular misconception that Africa is unsafe. But the safest countries in Africa pose no more risk for travelers than beloved cities such as New York, Paris, London, and Venice.  The truth is, in our experience there are just as many safe places to visit in Africa as there are on any other continent. Keep Reading The post The 20 Safest Countries in Africa to Visit appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • 30 Facts About Tlingit Art, Culture & the History of Alaska’s Native Tribes
    by Bret and Mary on January 14, 2020 at 4:11 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. There are few places you can travel in the United States where the indigenous culture is quite so prevalent as it is in Southeast Alaska.  Pretty much everywhere we went during our 8-day small ship cruise of the Inside Passage, the art and cultural traditions of Alaska’s Tlingit people were a near-constant presence. This was Keep Reading The post 30 Facts About Tlingit Art, Culture & the History of Alaska’s Native Tribes appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • Exploring the Culture of Wisconsin Supper Clubs
    by Sherry on February 22, 2020 at 8:21 PM

    The most sought-after dining experiences these days offer a fusion of ingredients and flavors all artfully placed on a plate so beautiful you are afraid to touch it. However, there’s a quiet food renaissance happening in Wisconsin that is taking food back to its simple roots. It’s more than just food; it’s the complete dining The post Exploring the Culture of Wisconsin Supper Clubs appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • I’m Ready for my 50’s
    by Sherry on February 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    For the last 2 months I’ve been referring to myself as 50, even though I’m 49. It’s a weird way that I trick my brain into being comfortable with the age prior to my birthday. I’ve been doing this for years. It was working great – I was at peace with it, I’m 50, no The post I’m Ready for my 50’s appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • How to Make the most of your Sahara Desert Morocco Experience
    by Sherry on February 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    We had been driving for about 4 hours when we turned off the bumpy road onto the flat expanse of the Sahara Desert in Morocco. You could see for miles. There were no roads, just a few tire tracks and a bunch of signs sticking in the sand advertising various hotels that were nowhere to The post How to Make the most of your Sahara Desert Morocco Experience appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • Hiking the East Coast Trail Newfoundland
    by Sherry on January 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    You’ve heard of the Pacific Coast Trail, the West Coast Trail, and the Appalachian Trail in North America. But do you know about Canada’s East Coast Trail in Newfoundland? It’s a hiking trail you’ve likely never heard of, but it’s one of Canada’s Great hikes. Table of Contents: What is the East Coast Trail in The post Hiking the East Coast Trail Newfoundland appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • The Ultimate Guide to Walking the West Highland Way
    by Sherry on January 21, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from Kit Parks. I met Kit at a blog conference. I learned that she is a podcaster and an avid long distance hiker; we immediately hit it off! We shared stories on different long distance walks and bonded! I The post The Ultimate Guide to Walking the West Highland Way appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.