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Photos: Jordan

JORDAN | Tue, 16 Oct 2018 | By yvonnebooth | Photo Gallery

Group tour and solo extension
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Tags: cooking, desert, history, hot springs, jordan, petra, ruins, spa, wadi rum

Paracas to Nasca

PERU | Wed, 10 Oct 2018 | By mattso | Views [496]

Pisco sours are sneaky! They go down all too easily with your freshly grilled fish and scallops, and leave you with furry brain lag the next morning! But I'll go back for more, in a couple of days. We started the day with a drive to the Julio C. Tello ... Read more >

Tags: desert, geoglyphs, mummies, museum

Morocco- a land of fire and ice (Part I)

ITALY | Thu, 17 Aug 2017 | By ibuaro | Views [482]

Dear, I have been giving a lot of thoughts recently where to spend my summer holidays. It has been a long time dream of mine to see a piece of Africa so I started searching for a country that would satisfy my desire to visit this continent but it will ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, desert, holiday, marrakech, marrakesh, morocco, mountains, on the road, trekking, trip

North African Adventure

MOROCCO | Wed, 23 Dec 2015 | By iain_and_tamara | Views [1260] | Comments [1]

There is something very satisfying about arriving in Africa on a ship. It harkens back to a more graceful age of travel when ocean liners were the norm and the minimum baggage allowance would be three sturdy trunks and a full length mirror. We had booked ... Read more >

Tags: desert, road trip, sunsets, trekking

Moon Valley and stargazing in the desert of San Pedro de Atacama

CHILE | Fri, 4 Sep 2015 | By sheree | Views [1717]

it was kind of strange to drive in to a town after day after day of incredible, expanse landscapes. San Pedro is a town in the Atacama Desert so it was very red. It was also really hot and dry, which we kind of weren't expecting since we had been in ... Read more >

Tags: death valley, desert, devils throat, dry, earth, hot, moon, moon valley, stargazing, stars

Salt Flats Tour through the desert and otherworldly landscapes to Chile

BOLIVIA | Thu, 3 Sep 2015 | By sheree | Views [462]

Day 1 A lady from our tour company was waiting at the bus station with a sign with our names on it. Soon a car came to pick us up and take us to their office. Here we freshened up, brushed our teeth and got changed etc. we then grabbed breKfast ... Read more >

Tags: bolivia, desert, flamingoes, lagoons, landscapes, llamas, mountains, salt flats, train tracks, volcanoes

A pimped out sandpit

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Thu, 5 Mar 2015 | By radharani | Views [309]

Stifling heat, sandstorms, Sky high glistening towers and handmade buffalo mozzarella. As long as you don't get sand on your cheese, Dubai will take your breath away from the moment you arrive at the International airport. Giant pillars and vast ceilings, ... Read more >

Tags: camel riding, curry, desert, dubai, hummus, luxury, mozzarella, safari

Photos: Dubai

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Tue, 3 Mar 2015 | By radharani | Photo Gallery

A giant sandpit
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Tags: camels, desert, dubai, safari, sunset, tallest building

Life-forms in Death Vally

USA | Wed, 19 Nov 2014 | By stanleytakaro | Views [241]

Why drown to death in your own sweat exploring the dryest place on our planet when you can beat the heat skip the crowds and stumble across extremly rare blossoms by traveling at winter. Just watch your step because most lifeforms are extreamly small ... Read more >

Tags: death vally, desert, lifeforms, travel

Deserts & Desserts- The Islamic Republic of Iran

IRAN | Wed, 1 Oct 2014 | By piratepete | Views [740]

It was around 8pm when we got off the bus in Khoor, a small town a few hours north of Yazd- the desert city in Central Iran with an old city centre still made of mud bricks. From there we were met by a taxi driver from the tiny oasis town (max population ... Read more >

Tags: desert, iran, islamic

Photos: USA/ Noisette

USA | Tue, 27 May 2014 | By ciel | Photo Gallery

The place where I work. Everyone is nice, and the food is delicious.
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Tags: coffee, desert, eugene, noisettepk, pastry kitchen, sweets, tart, work

Jaisalmer India

INDIA | Sat, 1 Mar 2014 | By away2travel | Views [1039]

Jaisalmer Posted on   March 18, 2014 by   Tarynne Mingione Friday, March 7, 2014 Just before 5 a.m. we arrived on the platform of the Jaisalmer train station. An exceptionally bubbly young man greeted us and had us ... Read more >

Tags: desert, fort, india, jaisalmer, thar desert, travel

Camel Safari in India

INDIA | Sat, 1 Mar 2014 | By away2travel | Views [1599]

“Ha!!!!!!!!! T he is checking you out. Look at him – Oh T… he is giving you the stare down.” James was beyond excited about my hot desert date with Papu. Meet  Kalu, Lalu and Papu:  Kalu: Kalu ... Read more >

Tags: budget travel, camel, camping, desert, safari, thar dessert, travel, travel

Férias pela Bolívia

BOLIVIA | Wed, 12 Feb 2014 | By lucasamorelli | Views [471]

Nunca gostei de planejar e nesta  viagem  não foi diferente. Uma semana antes de sair de férias, mudei meu destino e fui para  Bolívia . Não fiz a mínima questão de ficar pesquisando hoté... Read more >

Tags: américa do sul, desert, deserto, mochilão, salar, south america, travel, trip, viagem, yunni

Traversing through Joshua Tree National Park

USA | Thu, 2 Jan 2014 | By kurenai | Views [1205]

It’s been a while, hasn’t it? Today I bring you a mini day-trip to California’s Joshua Tree National Park situated in the Mojave desert near Twentynine Palms. First off, as this is the high desert it will be a bit cooler than what ... Read more >

Tags: california, desert, hiking, joshua tree, national park

Egypt: The White Desert, let it snow!

EGYPT | Wed, 1 Jan 2014 | By home_sweet_holmes | Views [1043]

Just a couple of weeks before the Arab Spring, I had decided to flee the howling blizzards sweeping Europe white, and embarked on a short expedition intending to cross on foot a small part of the Egyptian Sahara called the White Desert. Upon arrival ... Read more >

Tags: cairo, camping, desert, desert, egypt, hiking, overlanding, sahara, snow, trekking

Photos: Egypt: The White Desert: Let it Snow!

EGYPT | Tue, 31 Dec 2013 | By home_sweet_holmes | Photo Gallery

Expedition across a snow-covered Sahara
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Tags: africa, cairo, camping, desert, egypt, expedition, hiking, pyramids, trekking, white

My Vision

MEXICO | Tue, 22 Oct 2013 | By eltodoesmental | Views [623]

My story starts at a Mexican Desert in San Luis Potosí . It was a personal trip of self enlightenment and understanding. I have had experiences with the medicine that grows there called “peyote” a couple of times before, but ... Read more >

Tags: desert, life, love, medicine, peyote, spirituality, vision

In the Beginning

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 23 May 2013 | By chrisjamesmcd | Views [480]

     Most think that a trip begins when you step foot onto that first plane. Even still some believe that it begins when that last item is packed safely within your backpack. Usually being an item that at first seemed invaluable to your ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, desert, egypt, india, island, morocco, plane, ticket, travel

Salar de Uyuni - Lost in the desert!!!

BOLIVIA | Mon, 13 May 2013 | By a_johnson | Views [1080]

Salar de Uyuni - The biggest salt flats in the world, I can now say I've been and what an experience it was! I took a three day tour from the ghost town of Uyuni which meant our first stop were the salt flats themselves! A sea of white salt stretched ... Read more >

Tags: 4 x 4s, desert, geysers, hot springs, lagoons, salar de uyuni, salt hotel, sunrise, sunset, worlds largest salt flats

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