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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 first timer’s guide to Egypt

  In May our own Kate Filer travelled to Egypt on our 14 day King Ramses tour, the perfect trip for a first time visitor to Egypt. Now is the ideal time to visit Egypt as you can experience the amazing sights … Continue reading

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Under the spell of Hoi An

  Sitting back in Hoi An after many years absence, it’s comforting to know that this ancient town remains as it was in my memory – enchanting, says Lisa McCowan. Back in Hoi An as part of the 10 day Very … Continue reading

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Where East meets West

  Touching down in Turkey I had a feeling I was going to enjoy discovering this new destination, but what I did not expect was for it to be as amazing as it was, says Sunet van der Merwe who travelled … Continue reading

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Different views of Petra

  If I ask you to picture the country of Jordan, I can almost guarantee that one particular image will spring to mind, says Emma McInnes. An image of one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, of a UNESCO … Continue reading

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The Land of Fire & Ice

  In March our own Mike Quinto discovered the frozen sights and the tasty delights of Iceland on our Land of the Northern Lights tour to find out what draws millions of travellers here every year. After 5 days of thundering waterfalls, bubbling geysers, … 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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Exploring Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur is one of three royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley and it has an old world charm that cannot fail to captivate. For Clare Bailey it was a welcome relief from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu and despite being … 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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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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