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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.

Exploring India on the Taj Traveller

  “I had wanted to go to India for a really long time, and now that I have been I can’t wait to go back,” says our own Mike Quinto. “From the organised chaos of Delhi, to the Pink City … Continue reading

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Back to the Land of the Pharaohs

  There could be something in the water or maybe it’s just a renewed sense of adventure, but one thing feels certain – Egypt is on its way back! Since the beginning of 2015 Pru Goudie has spoken to more and more people who are … Continue reading

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Searching for Iceland’s Northern Lights

  In December our own Sarah Bansgrove travelled to the Land of Fire & Ice – otherwise known as Iceland, to search out the spectacular Northern Lights. Travelling through snowy landscapes, blizzards and cloudy skies – did she manage to catch a … Continue reading

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Inside Safari Safari

  You’ve seen the nature documentaries and are no doubt familiar with the faces of the Big Five, but if visiting Africa for the first time on an overland safari expedition you may be more interested in the day-to-day life … Continue reading

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From past to present in Beijing

  Looking to do something a little different in Beijing? Our own Ann Amies recently returned from China and having visited a few times before, she decided to try something new – learning how to prepare authentic Chinese dumplings in a … Continue reading

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A walk around the People’s Park in Chengdu

  In the centre of Chengdu lies the People’s Park. An expanse of trees and open spaces for, as the name suggests, the people to enjoy. Our own Ann Amies takes an afternoon stroll here enjoying a pleasant relief from incessant … Continue reading

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3 Minutes in China

  Step foot into a world of glimmering cities and ancient towns, smoking incense and burning firewater, cuddly giant pandas and fierce white tigers, tasty dumplings and scorpions on a stick and much more in this week’s video pick. This … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 2

  Last week travel agent Simon Pacey began telling us of his journey from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg, of high-wire adventures, walking with lions and cruising the Zambezi River. This week he continues his journey into Botswana for his first safari and a macorro cruise in the … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls to Johannesburg – Part 1

  “I have to begin by admitting that Africa was not a high priority on my travel list”, says travel agent Simon Pacey. “It was the kind of trip I was happy to put off until much later in life. … Continue reading

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An ode to Egypt

  Our very own Rachna Pandit recently returned from Egypt after travelling on our 14 day King Ramses tour. Here she tells us all about her experiences in this fascinating country and why every traveller should add it to their … Continue reading

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