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Guest Bloggers

About Guest Bloggers

Guest bloggers are hand-picked by members of the On The Go team to give you a different perspective on the exciting world of travel. Our guest bloggers are editors, journalists, freelance writers, travellers and other members of the travel community, all submitting quirky, informative, relevant info to keep our blogs fresh and interesting to all you loyal followers. If you have anything edgy and topical (and preferably travel-related!) that you’d like to blog about, contact Pru (pru@onthegotours.com) or Matt (matt@onthegotours.com).

Protecting new generations of the African Lion

Since 1975, the African lion population has decreased by an estimated 80-90%, and numbers continue to fall.  The African Lion and Environmental Research Trust (ALERT) is working to conserve this iconic species before it is too late for the King … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 destinations for foodies

Travelling can offer so many satisfying experiences. You can learn about culture and history. You can explore a new destination and see views and landscapes like nowhere else. Along with that, you can also explore the world through the various … Continue reading

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An epic journey on the Trans-Siberian

Having recently returned from our 15 day Highway to China tour, Michael Rees tells us about his unforgettable train ride on the Trans-Siberian, travelling through seven time zones, across unique and varied landscapes, from Moscow to China’s bustling capital. Leaving … Continue reading

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Protecting the future generations of the African lion

Since 1975, the African lion population has decreased by an estimated 80-90%, and numbers continue to fall.  The African Lion and Environmental Research Trust (ALERT) is working to conserve this iconic species before it is too late for the King … Continue reading

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Extra time in Istanbul, Turkey

With remnant of its illustrious past juxtaposing with modern day life, Istanbul is a wonderful and exciting place to explore. Whether you have a few hours or a couple days to spare in this intoxicating city, there is plenty to see … Continue reading

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Protecting the places you love

We all love visiting exotic destinations to enjoy the local environment and culture, but the very act of travelling emits greenhouse gases that lead to climate change. Ultimately this poses a risk to the very communities we want to protect, … Continue reading

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Wildlife resorts and camps of Madhya Pradesh

Although globetrotters have always been fascinated with India because of its rich culture, history and enchanting tourist destinations, it also provides a wonderful opportunity for wildlife tourism with plenty of national parks and sanctuaries spread all over the country.  If … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to visit India

India is an awe-inspiring country with a cacophony of sights, sounds and smells assaulting your senses at every turn. Guest blogger Sarah Williams tell us why India continues to grow as a popular destination and why now is the time to … Continue reading

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Taking steps towards a future for the African lion

The African lion has long been on the losing side of an intensifying conflict with people, and if we do not take action now we could soon lose this majestic creature. The African Lion & Environment Research Trust has been … Continue reading

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Turkey’s answer to the Cote d’Azur

 The Bodrum Peninsula has long been a favourite destination for Turkish holidaymakers. Annabelle Thorpe, of 101 Holidays, explains what makes it special.  Next year it will be twenty years since my first visit to Turkey. In that time I’ve watched … Continue reading

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