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Indian Culture in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)

Guest Post by Ryan Mackie: South Africa is an incredible melting pot of different cultures, traditions and origins. European cultures such as English, Dutch, German and French had and still have a great influence on the South African way of life including the local African tribes like Xhosa and Zulu. However not much is mentioned about Indians in South Africa, who as of 2010 have been in South Africa for 150 years....

Highlights of New Mexico and the Rocky Mountains

If you’re looking for an enchanting land full of history, mystery and breathtaking scenery then why not consider one of the many USA tours that go to New Mexico? New Mexico is one of America’s mountain states and it has one of the most stunning landscapes of anywhere in the world. It is famous for its multi-colored stone and there are dozens of canyons and mesas which show off the pink and white striations...

A Family Vehicle for the Young and the Young in Heart

Guest Post: No matter if the family has two or as many as seven riders, the Toyota RAV4 is a winner that makes in-town driving and traveling on the byways or highways fun. It is easy to drive, easy to load and easy on the wallet when time comes to fill up the gas tank. It fills cross-generational needs so that not only can parents and children enjoy traveling in it, but it is also comfortable for Grandma and Grandpa...

The 5 Must See Stops on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Guest Post: The Blue Ridge Parkway is one of America’s most scenic drives. It is 469 miles long, and lies between Shenandoah National Park and Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Besides the beautiful sights along the way, there are many things to do including golf, shopping, camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, cycling, and wildlife watching. If renting a vehicle for the trip, it is smart to secure rental...

City Spotlight: Park City, Utah

Anyone looking for a winter vacation destination would do well to skip Aspen, Colorado and opt instead for Park City, a moderately sized ski town nestled in the picturesque mountain valley just 30 minutes from Salt Lake City. Getting There Since Salt Lake’s airport is a regional hub, it’s not hard to find cheap fares to get there. I recommend taking the Park City airport shuttle and not worrying too much about a...

5 Tips for Interacting with Locals in a Foreign Country

Guest Post by Derek Pankaew: If you want to really get a taste for what a culture is like, the only way to do that is to have real, genuine interactions with the people who live there. As fun and eye opening as visiting historical sights and going on tourist attractions can be, nothing compares to looking another human being in the eyes and understanding what their experience of life has been like, in their native...

Stunning St Lucia’s Top 3 Natural Wonders

Planning Caribbean holidays is always exciting – especially if you’ve chosen St Lucia as your destination. While it’s a great choice for loads of kinds of breaks, it’s probably best suited to families and couples – but what are the top natural wonders to check out while you’re there? There’s certainly no shortage of hotspots to choose from. In fact, St Lucia is famous for...

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