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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).

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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Photo showcase – India through the lens

Our new India brochure is hot off the press and packed with wonderful experiences highlighting the very best of this fascinating country.  In this week’s photo showcase take a look at India from behind the lens of Nigel Evans of … Continue reading

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How to travel to India with kids

Travelling with children may appear daunting at first, but here Editor of 101 Family Holidays William Gray tells us about his journey to India with his two nine-year old twins, and why sometimes venturing out of your comfort zone can … Continue reading

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The Economics of Tiger Tourism

What a year 2012 was … Nature tourism in India was banned last year for nearly four months.  Julian Matthews kindly gives us an update on developments of Tiger conservation over the last year and the key issues around Tiger … Continue reading

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A different side to Egypt …

Given Egypt’s location and long history, it truly is a fascinating mix of Arabian, African and European cultures. From modern resorts such as Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada, to the old city streets and markets of Cairo, Egypt has everything. … Continue reading

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