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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!

Extra time in…Borneo

  After spending a week or so exploring the sights and delights of Borneo you may have some extra time on your hands and are wondering how to make the most of your time – whether you are an active … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Easter Island Adventure

  Today marks the start of Easter Weekend, a time of year that means something different to everyone, whether its chocolate bunnies and decorated eggs, or a time of remembrance. While this week’s video pick may not have a whole lot … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 things to do in Israel

  Israel is both fascinating and beautiful, rich in culture, steeped in history and home to some of the world’s most holy sites, at the cornerstone of the Christian, Jewish and Islamic faiths. The revered Holy Lands have been a … Continue reading

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Uncover North Korea

  There’s something about North Korea – Asia’s rogue state, that has the inquisitive traveller thoroughly intrigued and keen to discover its hidden attractions of communist-style statues, historic monuments, ancient temples, halls of treasures and stunning mountain scenery.  With just a couple thousand … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – In Bolivia

  The landlocked country of Bolivia is a land of superlatives – it’s South America‘s highest, most isolated nation and boasts some of the world’s driest and saltiest natural landscapes. La Paz, ‘ the city that touches the clouds’, is … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – King Tutankhamen

  In March our own Christine Fleitz travelled to Egypt on our 9 day King Tutankhamen tour, and according to her now is the perfect time to visit Egypt as without the crowds you will have the wonders of ancient … Continue reading

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Trekking in Sapa, Vietnam

  Originally established as a hill station by the French in 1922, Sapa has quickly become one of northern Vietnam’s most popular tourist destinations. With gorgeous scenery of cascading rice paddies and mountains carpeted with lush vegetation, Sapa is the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Faces of Nepal

  We are firm believers that travel is all about understanding the country you are visiting. Discovering different ways of life, religions and cultures, learning about a country’s past, visiting historic sites and experiencing everyday life. And what better way … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 things to do in China

  Whether you want to discover splendour of the Forbidden City in Bejing, experience the magnifience of the Great Wall in Badaling, marvel at the incredible army of Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an, cuddle with a panda in Chengdu, witness the … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – The Naadam Festival, Mongolia

  When travelling from Moscow to Beijing aboard the legendary Trans-Siberian, why not stop in Ulaan Bataar in time to witness the spectacle of the opening ceremony of the Mongolian Naadam Festival as the locals battle it out in the … Continue reading

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