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Things to do in Tenerife on a Canary Island Cruise

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Things to do in Tenerife on a Canary Island Cruise

A Spanish volcanic archipelago of seven major islands, the Canary Islands is one of the world’s most beloved cruise stops. While the Canary Islands may belong to Spain, they sit just off the coast of north-western Africa, geographically part of the African continent.

The largest and most populous of the islands, Tenerife offers up a year-round destination with ideal weather and abundant natural beauty; from the north to south, the island is blessed with diverse landscapes and range of unique micro-climates.

There are readily available direct flights from Europe to the Canary Islands, but the most popular way to travel is by cruise. Luxurious Canary Island Cruises not only take in the islands but also often include incredible destinations such as Portugal’s Madeira archipelago and the stunning Cape Verde islands.

While there are a number of beautiful islands to explore in the Canary Islands including Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, and La Palma, Tenerife is often considered the most exciting and beautiful.

Traveling to Tenerife by cruise? Whether you’re into nature, outdoor adrenaline sports, archaeology, or simply relaxing, check out these amazing things to do!

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Fun Things to do in Orlando That Aren’t The Parks

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Fun Things to do in Orlando That Aren’t The Parks

Orlando is in an interesting position when it comes to holiday destinations. Most people know the city is synonymous with vacations, but when push comes to shove, few people go to Orlando for the sake of visiting.

Most tourists come to Orlando for Disney’s many theme parks (which is not a bad thing, as the parks are truly amazing!), however there are many other sites worth seeing and doing in and around Orlando.

It’s worth noting that both Orlando and South Florida in general are very tricky when it comes to transport, and getting around almost always requires you to have access to a car. The distance between attractions can be shockingly huge, and public transport is often not enough.

We highly recommend booking a rental car in Orlando, and once you have that all sorted, you can map out an itinerary with the following fun things to do!

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Wacky Activities and Tasty Food to Try in Los Angeles

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Wacky Activities and Tasty Food to Try in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is one of those cities known for its wacky and fun places. In a good day of urban exploration, you can find all types of wild and downright weird stores, museums and cultural sites; being quirky is a big part of the LA identity.

Such wackiness may be due to the city’s cultural inclination, or perhaps due to the influence of Hollywood magic seeping into the streets, but no matter where it comes from, it’s worth making space on your itinerary to experience a bit of the oddity.

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4 Things to do in Egypt After You’ve Seen the Pyramids

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4 Things to do in Egypt After You’ve Seen the Pyramids

Egypt is one of the world’s oldest and culturally rich civilizations. And there’s no doubt that, at the top of your list of things to do, is going to be the pyramids.

It’s stating the obvious, but if you go to Egypt without seeing the Pyramids, you’re wasting your journey! I mean, can you even say you’ve visited?!

Yes, the pyramids of Giza and the tombs of the various Pharaohs are a vital part of Egypt’s history and allure. But Egypt has a lot more to offer beyond the Great Sphinx.

So, after you’ve ridden a camel alongside the Great Pyramids of Giza, and spent time wondering how on earth they were built, here are another four things to do!

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How to Plan a Trip to Europe Using Klook.com

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How to Plan a Trip to Europe Using Klook.com

Europe is an incredible holiday destination; from stealing a kiss under the Eiffel Tower, to eating your body weight in Spanish tapas, and running scenes from Gladiator in Rome, there’s no continent on earth quite like it.

Whether you stick to the classics like Paris, Rome and Barcelona, or spice it up with some East-meets-West in Istanbul or Russia, there’s literally no end to your options when planning a trip to Europe. So we don’t blame you for not knowing where to start.

Europe is a vast continent, and the logistics involved with planning a trip can feel overwhelming – from hotels to activities, transport, and train tickets; if only there was one site to manage it all.

Spoiler alert: planning a trip to Europe is very easy if you bookmark Klook.com! (worth noting that Klook is for travel all over the world, not just Europe).

If you’re struggling to plan, or wondering about how to start, the following is a step by step guide that covers exactly how to plan a trip to Europe, from setting your budget, to choosing your destinations, planning out your itinerary, and the great news is that you can research, compare, and book everything on ONE website.

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How to Get to New Zealand: A Quick Guide

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How to Get to New Zealand: A Quick Guide

New Zealand (NZ) is in quite a unique position in the world. It is one of the most Southernmost countries that is fully inhabited, yet is almost completely isolated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, some 2,500 miles from it’s nearest neighbor (Australia).

Despite these odds, New Zealand is one of the most popular destinations for tourists the world over, with its enchanted landscapes, breathtaking beaches, incredible glaciers, and a rich and fascinating indigenous culture.

Whether it’s worthwhile to visit New Zealand isn’t a question. It is.

Obviously!

The main question is how to get there.

Given its unusual location and distance from more populous regions, arriving in the country seems trickier than it actually is. But this guide will show you that getting to New Zealand and is easier than many would imagine.

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Things to do in Metz, France (A Full List of Churches, Museums, Festivals & Food!)

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Things to do in Metz, France (A Full List of Churches, Museums, Festivals & Food!)

While France may be among the most popular tourist destinations in the world, what with the lure of Notre-Dame, the Eiffel Tower, and the Louvre, many travellers sadly don’t venture beyond the nation’s capital.

While it may be easy to fall in love with Paris, France is full of plenty of other worthy destinations; smaller cities and rural towns that are bursting with authentic French culture and intriguing history.

One such city is Metz.

Known as the “Ville d’Art et d’Histoire” (City of Art and History), and named as one of France’s ‘Top French Cities‘ for 2020, Metz is the capital of the Lorraine region in north-eastern France, set along the beautiful Moselle River.

Just three hours by car from Paris, or half that by train, Metz elegantly blends a rich past and priceless monuments with modern innovation, and is especially well suited for pedestrians and bikes. Its lively atmosphere and perfect size makes it ideal for short breaks, though you could easily find more than enough to keep you entertained for weeks.

No idea where to start? Here’s a list of things to do; a full run down of churches, parks, museums, festivals, and food!

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos to Visit in France

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos to Visit in France

Known as the roulette capitol of the world, France is considered to be among the leading casino destinations on earth. There are a massive 186 legal gaming places in France, spread across 175 towns, and they truly are spread out; in fact, you’ll only find one casino in the capitol of Paris!

You obviously won’t have time to visit all 186 properties, so we’ve put together a list of the best in the country.

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Wild Camping Across Oman: A 7 Day 4WD Itinerary (Self Drive Roadtrip Without a Guide)

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Wild Camping Across Oman: A 7 Day 4WD Itinerary (Self Drive Roadtrip Without a Guide)

Oman is a country of contrasts, from the steep mountains of Jebel Shams to the clear waters of the Arabian Peninsula, from the dunes of the Wahiba Sands Desert to the azure blue wadis.

The untouched beauty of Oman is only just starting to be recognised by world travellers, and the best way to immerse yourself in this amazing country and its culture is by wild camping on a self drive, cross country adventure.

With savagely beautiful landscapes that are untouched by both modern development and tourism, and laws that mean wild camping is entirely legal anywhere (with a few exceptions), you will likely have these amazing spots to yourself!

The following is everything you need to know about wild camping across Oman, complete with a full 7 day itinerary for a self guided roadtrip, 4WD adventure.

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5 Things to Do in Lisbon (Major Highlights You Shouldn’t Miss)

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5 Things to Do in Lisbon (Major Highlights You Shouldn’t Miss)

The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. It is a dynamic city with a reputation for food, and one where a vibrant, modern society exists among cobbled alleyways, white-domed cathedrals, and ancient ruins.

Lisbon is a city that just feels European; a classic capitol where grand 18th century buildings line narrow cobblestone streets, historic squares connect to palaces, churches, and Moorish castles, and where glossy tiled facades and red rooftops form a distinctive cityscape.

Being so close to the sea, Lisbon is the ideal summer getaway, with a vibe resting somewhere between that of Western Europe and the Mediterranean. It’s bursting with culture and is a great place to museum hop, eat, rest, and party.

There are many fascinating things to do in Lisbon, from riding the tram, to getting lost in the Alfama District, though don’t miss these 5 highlights. You’ll be disappointed if you do!

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