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Inside the mind of Stuart McDonald (TravelFish.org)

INDONESIA | Tue, 20 Aug 2013 | By travel-tips | Views [13922] | Comments [5]

There are some sites that you occasionally dip into when planning a trip, then the are those that you treat like a bible. TravelFish.org is widely regarded as the quintessential resource for travellers looking to explore off the beaten path destinations ... Read more >

Tags: bali, flores, indonesia, komodo, off the beaten path, southeast asia, travel fish, travelfish.org, world nomads

Discover the unadulterated country of Myanmar

MYANMAR | Thu, 28 Feb 2013 | By nomads-news | Views [3972] | Comments [1]

If you are keen on, and if you remember, travelling without the amenity of ATMs, credit cards and internet connectivity then you will understand my want and need to travel to Myanmar. Myanmar still has the romantic undertone of a far gone ... Read more >

Tags: burma, myanmar, nomads on the road, off the beaten path, travel

An Arctic Experience – Greenland will ride into your heart

GREENLAND | Tue, 15 Jan 2013 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [2209] | Video

Tourism Greenland have launched the brand new video series "Rough. Real. Remote." These guys are serious about experiencing real adventure within the Arctic Circle, and this sneak peak on their journey through Greenland is an epic off the beaten ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, biking, connect locally, greenland, hiking, off the beaten path, travel, trekking, video

Metro Palaces of St Petersburg

RUSSIAN FEDERATION | Thu, 11 Oct 2012 | By sptnik | Views [1355]

When tourists come to St.Petersburg they want to see St.Petersburg of Peter The Great, The Cultural Capital, The City of  White Nights  and Moveable Bridges. But the history continues and the city saw many things, underwent many changes ... Read more >

Tags: metro, off the beaten path, russian metro, soviet, soviet architecture

The Three Deserts of India

INDIA | Wed, 18 Apr 2012 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [117951] | Comments [12]

Key Monastery When used in the context of India, the word ‘desert’ often conjures up images of massive sand dunes made of golden sands, of camels bumpily walking towards the horizon, of colourfully clad men & women going about their chores, ... Read more >

Tags: desert, india, off the beaten path, travel

Off the Beaten Path: Delos, Greece

GREECE | Mon, 26 Mar 2012 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [4858] | Comments [2]

Many visitors to Greece find themselves at one point or another on the island of Mykonos. One of the most famous of the spellbinding Greek islands, Mykonos is known for its jet-setting clientele, fabulous beaches and wild parties. Nearby this fashionable ... Read more >

Tags: delos, greece, mykonos, off the beaten path, travel

Diving The Solomon Islands

SOLOMON ISLANDS | Mon, 12 Mar 2012 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [7025] | Comments [1]

The Solomon Islands remain largely undiscovered by tourists, offering quiet dive sites with some of the world’s highest fish counts. Without the limitations of large diving groups and with the support of flexible operators, divers at the Solomon Islands ... Read more >

Tags: diving, off the beaten path, solomon islands, travel

Amazing Nomads - The Fuego Project

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 13 Feb 2012 | By amazingnomads | Views [2060]

Tell us about your project.  Hi, we are Alister and Anna. We are riding from Deadhorse in the north of Alaska to Ushuaia in the very south of Argentina. We left in may 2008 and hope to finish in march 2011. The goal is to see more of the world ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, alaska, amazing nomads, biking, cycling, north america, off the beaten path, south america, the fuego project, tierra del fuego

Amazing Nomads - Magic Bastos

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 13 Feb 2012 | By amazingnomads | Views [1148] | Comments [1]

Tell us about yourself, and your project. Hi, I'm Bastien Perret, my nickname is Bastos. I'm French. I became paraplegic after a Kite Surfing accident on the 6th may 2005. I suffered spinal injuries and, as a result, lost use of both of my ... Read more >

Tags: amazing nomads, couhsurfing, disabilities, extreme sports, kite surfing, magic bastos, off the beaten path, skiing, sky diving, travel

Amazing Nomads - The 100 Heroes Project

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 13 Feb 2012 | By amazingnomads | Views [1935]

1.  Tell us about your project. Hi, my name is Tithiya Sharma. The  100 Heroes Project  is my journey around the world, in search of a little adventure and a lot of inspiration. I intend to travel to every place I’ve ever dreamed of going to hope ... Read more >

Tags: 100 heros project, amazing nomads, community, fundraising, journalism, off the beaten path, travel, travellers, writing

Amazing Nomads - Ground Roots

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 13 Feb 2012 | By amazingnomads | Views [1084]

1.  Tell us about your project. Hi, my name is Lily Morrissey and I started the GroundRoots project. GroundRoots  is an environmental media project focused on green good news and the human stories behind the green revolution. It basically involves ... Read more >

Tags: amazing nomads, ground roots, off the beaten path, travel

Off the Beaten Path: India

INDIA | Tue, 17 Jan 2012 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [11089] | Comments [1]

Upward of 5 million foreign tourists flock to India every year. 5 million . That’s like if the entire population of Finland boarded airplanes and all flew to another, already over-populated, country. With such a figure in mind it can be difficult ... Read more >

Tags: india, off the beaten path, transport, travel

Off the Beaten Path: Patagonia, Chile

CHILE | Thu, 20 Oct 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [7550] | Comments [1]

Many, many avid hikers and nature lovers come to Chile to visit Patagonia. However, most of the time, their destination is the one and only Torres del Paine National Park. Flights to Punta Arenas are expensive, as are hostels and hotels in the area.... Read more >

Tags: chile, off the beaten path, patagonia, south america, travel

Off the Beaten Path: Germany

GERMANY | Wed, 28 Sep 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [5602] | Comments [2]

On your bike German cities are extremely bike friendly and for the tourist this is a godsend.   It’s easy to pack in lots of sights when traveling by bike, and getting out of the subway system and above ground will give you a whole different perspective ... Read more >

Tags: baltic sea, beaches, biking, german language, germany, munich, off the beaten path, oktoberfest

Off the Beaten Path: South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA | Fri, 23 Sep 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [8979]

South Africa is home to hundreds and thousands of exciting and fascinating activities that locals and visitors alike partake in on a daily basis. However, there are some not as well known as the other major attractions and highlights. Therefore, ... Read more >

Tags: africa, apartheid museum, cape town, hiking, nature, off the beaten path, south africa, travel, wildlife

Off the Beaten Path: South Korea

SOUTH KOREA | Tue, 2 Aug 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [6691] | Comments [1]

Since the Korean War, South Korea has remarkably built itself up to become a leading world-class country.   It is a large exporter of cars and electronics, produces talented filmmakers and athletes, and serves as a major hub for travelers coming ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, asia, food, hiking, off the beaten path, south korea, traditions, travel

Off the Beaten Path: Spain

SPAIN | Thu, 21 Jul 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [6722]

The Episcopal Palace in Astorga, Spain When one envisions Spain, the images most often conjured up include sun-drenched beaches, vibrant flamenco dancers and valiant bullfighters.   But Spain is so much more than just colorful costumes and ... Read more >

Tags: europe, itineraries, off the beaten path, spain, travel

Off the Beaten Path: Indonesia

INDONESIA | Fri, 24 Jun 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [8390]

Indonesia has long been the chosen destination of free-spirited travelers and the sprawling collection of islands provide ample opportunity for ventures to places unknown. Here are a few starters for making the most of your travels and getting off ... Read more >

Tags: bali, cycling, food, indonesia, java, off the beaten path, southeast asia, teaching english =, travel, volunteering

Off the Beaten Path: Uzbekistan

UZBEKISTAN | Fri, 10 Jun 2011 | By travel-tips | Views [3503] | Comments [2]

Uzbekistan takes you back to ancient days when ambitious traders and fearless travelers walked its cobbled roads in search of treasures to trade and a place to rest.  Today Uzbekistan is still very much as it was centuries ago, with mazes of cobbled streets ... Read more >

Tags: asia, off the beaten path, places, silk route, tashkent, towns, travel tips, unesco heritage sites, uzbekistan

Off the Beaten Path: Nepal

NEPAL | Mon, 16 May 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [6917]

Ideally located in beautiful South Asia and nestled comfortably between China and India, Nepal offers some of the most incredible natural terrain and unique culture on earth.   From the soaring peaks of Mt. Everest to glacier filled lakes, from ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, asia, mountain biking, mountains, nepal, off the beaten path, trails, travel, trekking, trekking

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