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  • 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 Best Travel Backpack 2020 – Our Favourite Picks and How to Choose
    by Laurence Norah on December 28, 2019 at 6:44 PM

    When you’re preparing for your travel adventures, your choice of luggage is one of the most important decisions you can make. For many travelers, a travel backpack is the luggage option of choice. They are easy to carry, are terrain agnostic, and work in any destination or climate. Whether you’re on a hiking trip, away…

  • How To Get Around Paris: A Guide to All the Transport Options in Paris
    by Laurence Norah on December 10, 2019 at 6:13 PM

    We love visiting Paris. The city has so much to offer, from iconic sites like the Eiffel Tower, through to world class museums like the Louvre and famous shows like the Moulin Rouge. Then there are all the fun neighbourhoods to explore, the fantastic dining options, the cafes – the list goes on! Paris isn’t…

  • 8 Reasons to Disable the Flash on Your Camera
    by Laurence Norah on December 7, 2019 at 10:07 AM

    Most modern consumer oriented cameras have some kind of flash option built-in. By default, this will usually be set to go off automatically when the camera deems it necessary. While the built-in flash on your camera or smartphone can be helpful in some circumstances, such as dark environments or backlit scenes, there are many reasons…

  • 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.

  • 40 Amazing Costa Rica Animals That Will Make You Want to Visit NOW
    by Bret and Mary on January 14, 2020 at 2:00 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. [Updated 1/14/2020]  The other day, during a conversation about the places we’ve traveled to and would never re-visit, we were flabbergasted when a friend suggested that a Costa Rica vacation had nothing further to offer her. We’ve explored ecotourism in Costa Rica three times now. We’ve traveled its nooks and crannies, ranging from the rivers of Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge (near Keep Reading The post 40 Amazing Costa Rica Animals That Will Make You Want to Visit NOW appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • Marriott Bonvoy- The New Marriott Rewards Program
    by Bret and Mary on December 17, 2019 at 9:37 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. Mary and I are not historically huge brand loyalists when it comes to travel, but we are both inherently thrifty by nature. Even when our general money situation isn’t tight, we’re still always on the lookout for good travel deals. Whether it’s taking a small ship cruise through Alaska’s Inside Passage early in the season or Keep Reading The post Marriott Bonvoy- The New Marriott Rewards Program appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • 20 Most Beautiful Places in the Philippines to Visit (For Nature Lovers)
    by Bret and Mary on December 13, 2019 at 8:25 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. Located in Southeast Asia near Malaysia and Indonesia, the 7,641 Philippines islands are jaw-droppingly gorgeous, with idyllic ocean views, dynamic karst landscapes, and immense biodiversity. This is the world’s fifth largest island nation, covering some 120,000 sqaure miles. So narrowing down our list of the most beautiful places in the Philippines to visit was no easy Keep Reading The post 20 Most Beautiful Places in the Philippines to Visit (For Nature Lovers) appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • 30 Antarctic Animals You Can See on an Antarctica Cruise
    by Jonathon Engels on December 13, 2019 at 6:56 PM

    Original content owned & copyrighted by Green Global Travel. It wasn’t all that long ago that the idea of taking an Antarctic vacation was little more than a pipe dream for most travelers. Daring explorers such as Roald Amundsen and Ernest Shackleton captured worldwide attention with their Antarctic expeditions in the early 20th century. But regular Antarctica travel didn’t become possible until the late 1960s, Keep Reading The post 30 Antarctic Animals You Can See on an Antarctica Cruise appeared first on Green Global Travel.

  • What to Expect on Your First Visit to Newfoundland
    by Sherry on January 16, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    I arrived at baggage claim at St. John’s airport; it was my first time to visit Newfoundland. I saw Caroline and a short, stout man smiling at me and I sighed in relief. It’s always great when a plan comes together with your flights on time and you meet up with your travel companions as The post What to Expect on Your First Visit to Newfoundland appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • How to Experience New Orleans Off the Beaten Path
    by Sherry on January 8, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    Compiled from multiple trips to NOLA, this New Orleans Off the Beaten Path guide will take you away from the lines and ordinary attractions, and help you find the local and unique things to do in the crescent city. I love to go out and explore a city to find new spots that haven’t been The post How to Experience New Orleans Off the Beaten Path appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • Cincinnati Food You Have to Try
    by Sherry on December 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM

    Within just few thousand feet I had a taste of Germany, Britain, Greece, and Belgium. And the most surprising thing is that all of this ethnic food and drink was found in Cincinnati! Findlay Market has over a century of Cincinnati food history and has been an institution in the Over the Rhine neighborhood for The post Cincinnati Food You Have to Try appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • 7 Things To Do In Antarctica (that surprisingly don’t involve wildlife!)
    by Sherry on December 20, 2019 at 11:03 PM

    My brain was so busy anticipating penguins and landscapes. Yet throughout both of my Antarctica cruises, I realized that there was much more to Antarctica than I originally thought. Some of the things you could do there were quite surprising! Here are 7 things to do in Antarctica that surprisingly don’t involve wildlife! Go shopping The post 7 Things To Do In Antarctica (that surprisingly don’t involve wildlife!) appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.

  • How to Travel to Antarctica: The Ultimate Guide
    by Sherry on December 20, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Traveling to Antarctica is a bucket list item for a lot of people. And I’m lucky enough to have been to Antarctica – not once – but twice. On two occasions, I got to travel to Antarctica and cross a couple of items off my bucket list.  Right there at the top – there it The post How to Travel to Antarctica: The Ultimate Guide appeared first on Ottsworld Unique Travel Experiences.