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OTG Team

About OTG Team

We're an international team of travellers - based all over the world - London, Brisbane, Vancouver, New York, Johannesburg, Cairo, Auckland, Sydney .... and a few more! We're English, Australian, Indian, Canadian, Polish, Czech, South African and New Zealanders too .... And we travel the world - a lot! Be it for work, pleasure - or often both - our collective travel experiences are extensive ... and through our blog, we are now able to share all our adventures and insights with you. We hope you enjoy our posts!

The faces of Morocco

  While the alluring mix of imperial cities, bustling souks, spectacular landscapes and spicy aromas are some of Morocco’s biggest drawcards, this fascinating country would not be the same without its colourful culture and friendly local people. No matter where you travel to … Continue reading

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My Peruvian adventure to Machu Picchu

  Last week Charlie Bridger started telling us about her 15 day Peruvian adventure with the highlights of her time in Lima and Cusco. This week she embarks on the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, explores the Sacred Valley and learns the … Continue reading

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Soaring over Africa

  As much as it is easy to appreciate the natural beauty of Africa at eye level, nothing quite compares to viewing it from above. But unless you plan on taking a hot air balloon flight across the continent, you’ll never … Continue reading

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Top 10 places to get off the grid

  In this digital world we live in, it’s nice to know there are still some places left that offer little or absolutely no connectivity at all. That means no way to update your followers on social media, nowhere to check … Continue reading

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My Peruvian adventure in Lima & Cuzco

  Last October our own Charlie Bridger travelled to South America on a thrilling 15 day tailormade adventure in Peru. After landing in Lima, Charlie discovered city sights and beyond in Cuzco, conquered the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, explored the Sacred … Continue reading

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Made in China

  As a land of charming ancient towns and glimmering modern cities, otherworldly landscapes and picture perfect scenery, age-old traditions and delectable cuisine, it is no wonder why China continues to attract travellers from across the globe every year. This week’s video … Continue reading

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Top 8 things to do in Laos

  From the laidback capital city of Vientiane and the charm of UNESCO Listed Luang Prabang, to the picture perfect landscape of Vieng Vang and the spectacular waterfalls of the Bolaven Plateau, Laos is brimming with cultural and natural wonders … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in May

  The eighth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. May is all about biblical monuments and cosmopolitan cities in Israel, ancient ruins and colonial architecture in Peru, hand-rolled cigars and vintage cars in Cuba, and … Continue reading

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A Trans-Siberian Odyssey

  Have you ever wondered what it would be like to traverse a third of the globe on the Trans-Siberian Railway, passing through the ever-changing landscapes of Russia, Mongolia and China to the soothing clickety-clack of the railcars running along … Continue reading

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Waterfalls, wildlife and sunsets

  As vast as it is diverse, Africa is a continent rich in dramatic scenery, natural beauty, colourful tribal culture, stunning white sand beaches and the world’s most prolific concentration of wildlife in their natural habitat. Our own Francesca Codispoti … Continue reading

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