Excess Baggage

We love travel at On The Go Tours, with our team taking journeys across all four corners of the globe. We also love talking about our trips, giving recommendations and sharing ideas on that next holiday. Read on for an insight into the adventures of our experts.

A guide to visiting the Naadam Festival

  This time last year our Digital Content Editor, Hollie Youlden, kicked off an epic Trans-Mongolian train adventure with the 3-day Naadam Festival in Ulaan Bataar. She revisits the experience with her guide on what to expect during the festival … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Taj Traveller

  Miles Walker, our Canada Sales Manager, recently got back from travelling around the Golden Triangle on our eight day Taj Traveller tour. Visiting the Taj Mahal and climbing to the entrance of Amber Fort in Jaipur have to be … Continue reading

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Classic China

Having already travelled to and fallen in love with many places in Asia, including Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Bali, Sunét our South Africa Business Development Manager was excited to explore another Asian country – China. On our Great Wall and … Continue reading

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The Golden Triangle beyond the Taj Mahal

  Undoubtedly for many the Taj Mahal is the highlight of any trip around India’s Golden Triangle, a magnificent tribute to love where so many people, royals, celebrities and tourists from around the globe, have visited. However, when Philippa, our … Continue reading

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Istanbul, Roman ruins & hot air balloons

  In March our very own Nicola Comley journeyed to the border of Europe and Asia on our Turkey Unplugged group tour. In this week’s photo showcase she shares with us some of the highlights of her trip that she captured in film … Continue reading

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Northern Lights, waterfalls and geysers of Iceland

  Nicknamed the Land of Fire and Ice, Iceland is full of colossal natural wonders. Our Canada Sales Manager Miles Walker travelled to Iceland at the end of last year on our Land of the Northern Lights tour visiting Reykjavik, the … Continue reading

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From Beijing to Shanghai

  Earlier this year Lena Neilson saw the sights and tasted the delights of China on a thrilling journey through the Land of the Dragon on our Great Wall and Warriors tour. She explored the ancient hutongs of Beijing by … Continue reading

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The best of St Petersburg & Moscow

  In October our own Lena Neilson travelled to the Land of the Tsars where she took in the sites of Russia‘s two favourite cities – Moscow and St Petersburg, as well as spending some time away from the hustle and … Continue reading

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Hot air ballooning in Jaipur

  Our own Christine Fleitz recently travelled to India for the first time on our Passage to India tour through Rajasthan. Today she tells us about her experience of hot air ballooning in Jaipur – on what it was like, what to expect yourself … Continue reading

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Roman ruins, cotton castles & fairy chimneys in Turkey

  In October our very own Rachna Pandit travelled to Turkey for a 10 day adventure on our Turkey Unplugged tour. After experiencing the beauty of the Blue Mosque and enjoying a cruise on the Bosphorus River in Istanbul, Rachna set … Continue reading

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