Guest Bloggers

Hand-picked by us to give you a different perspective on the exciting world of travel, our guest bloggers are editors, journalists, freelance writers, travellers and other members of the travel community. We hope their quirky, informative, relevant posts keep our blog fresh and interesting to you all. If you have anything edgy and topical (and preferably travel-related!) that you’d like to blog about, contact us on blog@onthegotours.com.

Photo Showcase – China through the lens

A complete checkerboard of history, culture, sights and experiences, China has something for everyone. In this week’s photo showcase we take a look at China from behind the lens of Nigel Evans of Gower Travel Photography. With over 30 years of … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 destinations for foodies

Travelling can offer so many satisfying experiences. You can learn about culture and history. You can explore a new destination and see views and landscapes like nowhere else. Along with that, you can also explore the world through the various … Continue reading

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An epic journey on the Trans-Siberian

Having recently returned from our 15 day Highway to China tour, Michael Rees tells us about his unforgettable train ride on the Trans-Siberian, travelling through seven time zones, across unique and varied landscapes, from Moscow to China’s bustling capital. Leaving … Continue reading

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Protecting the places you love

We all love visiting exotic destinations to enjoy the local environment and culture, but the very act of travelling emits greenhouse gases that lead to climate change. Ultimately this poses a risk to the very communities we want to protect, … Continue reading

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Wildlife resorts and camps of Madhya Pradesh

Although globetrotters have always been fascinated with India because of its rich culture, history and enchanting tourist destinations, it also provides a wonderful opportunity for wildlife tourism with plenty of national parks and sanctuaries spread all over the country.  If … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to visit India

India is an awe-inspiring country with a cacophony of sights, sounds and smells assaulting your senses at every turn. Guest blogger Sarah Williams tell us why India continues to grow as a popular destination and why now is the time to … Continue reading

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Taking steps towards a future for the African lion

The African lion has long been on the losing side of an intensifying conflict with people, and if we do not take action now we could soon lose this majestic creature. The African Lion & Environment Research Trust has been … Continue reading

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Turkey’s answer to the Cote d’Azur

 The Bodrum Peninsula has long been a favourite destination for Turkish holidaymakers. Annabelle Thorpe, of 101 Holidays, explains what makes it special.  Next year it will be twenty years since my first visit to Turkey. In that time I’ve watched … Continue reading

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Photo showcase – India through the lens

Our new India brochure is hot off the press and packed with wonderful experiences highlighting the very best of this fascinating country.  In this week’s photo showcase take a look at India from behind the lens of Nigel Evans of … Continue reading

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How to travel to India with kids

Travelling with children may appear daunting at first, but here Editor of 101 Family Holidays William Gray tells us about his journey to India with his two nine-year old twins, and why sometimes venturing out of your comfort zone can … Continue reading

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