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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!

Life in the Subcontinent

  Whether you are drawn to the fluttering prayer flags or Buddhist stupas of Nepal, the incredible wildlife and colourful culture of India, or the ancient ruins and palm-fringed beaches of Sri Lanka, the Indian Subcontinent has something for everyone. In this week’s … Continue reading

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Impressions of India

  Last month our own Sunet van der Merwe explored the sights of India’s Golden Triangle on our 8 day Taj Express tour. As Sunet’s second visit to this fascinating country, she tells us about how her first impressions compare to … Continue reading

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The American Southwest

  The weekend is nearly upon us and we’ve got some wonderful news to send you off with! We’ve got a brand new destination in the works and we think its pretty remarkable. With the sweeping views of the Grand … Continue reading

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Deserts around the world

  Experience breathtaking sunsets, incredible starry skies and vast beautiful landscapes in some of the most spectacular deserts around the world. Whether you want to camel trek across the Sahara, surf the orange dunes of the Namib, encounter colourful cultures … Continue reading

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Impressions of Vietnam

  Every week we scour the web for inspirational videos that make us want to get out from behind the desk, pack our bags, grab our passport and jet off to some far flung destination around the world. But sometimes … Continue reading

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Festivals around the world

  There is no better way to experience the rich cultural heritage and society of a destination than by joining the revelry of one of its vibrant local festivals. Whether you want to throw colours at Holi or barter for livestock … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in June

  The ninth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. June is all about the wonderful wildlife and stunning landscapes of Namibia, the Roman ruins and sublime coastline of Turkey, the sandy beaches and azure waters of … Continue reading

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The best of Vietnam & Cambodia

  The Easter weekend is just around the corner and while some of you are jetting off to far flung destinations around the world, others are taking it easy at home with family and friends while perhaps still day dreaming … Continue reading

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My Peruvian adventure to the Amazon

  Last week Charlie Bridger continued telling us about her 15 day journey through Peru with the tales of her trek to Machu Picchu and exploration of the Sacred Valley. This week she heads into the lush wilderness of the … Continue reading

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Made in Peru

  Whether you’ve been day dreaming about exploring the wonders of Peru, or if you’ve already had the privilege but would love nothing more than to go back, then this week’s video pick is just for you. With diverse scenery … Continue reading

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