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If we say ‘Ecuador vacation’ to you, does your mind immediately leap to the biodiverse islands of the Galapagos? We understand why as it is an incredible destination, but what if we were to tell you that there is much more to discover in this unique country that sits on the Equator? Let’s take you on a journey into Ecuador that goes far beyond the Galapagos. Buckle up, it’s time to go!

An Ecuador Vacation on the Chocolate Trail

Where: Papallacta
What: Hot springs, indigenous communities, ancient culture and chocolate

Love chocolate? Why not go to its source? Venture out of Quito on a one-and-a-half-hour drive and explore the Andean Highlands and the Amazon Rainforest. Discover the Sacred Valley of the Anaconda, which was the home of native cultures for thousands of years. Even today, you can still witness ancient rock carvings! Head onward to the small town of Papallacta, known for its hot springs, where you can spend time in the thermal pools of the rustic yet comfortable Papallacta Spa & Resort.

Andean Highlands in Ecuador
Hot springs at Papallacta
Ancient rock sculptures in the Ecuadorian Amazon

Spend the day with an indigenous community plantation discovering the origin and cultivation of cocoa beans!

An Ecuador Vacation for Jungle Treks

Where: The Ecuadorian Amazon
What: Nature, Wildlife and Culture

The Ecuadorian Amazon is as incredible as in Peru or Brazil. The entire jungle breathes life with all its coos, caws, hums and beats of tropical wildlife. Take a boat ride to the Yasuní National Park and explore this lush region. As you glide down the black-water creek of the Añangu Stream, you may witness jaguars, tapirs, peccaries and anacondas! In the rustling branches of the banks, there may be a troop of monkeys or raucous macaws! When you reach Añangu Lake you can discover the freshwater fish species, including piranhas, as well as otters, aquatic birds, and the endangered “charapa” turtles. Built on the shores of the lake, the eco-conscious Napo Wildlife Center is aimed towards preserving the ecosystem while offering a real glimpse of this pristine environment.

Yasuni National Park
Squirrel monkey in the Amazon
Canoeing near Napo Wildlife Center
Napo Wildlife Center in the Amazon

As you glide down the black-water creek of the Añangu Stream, you may witness jaguars, tapirs, peccaries and anacondas!

The Mountain Path on an Ecuador Vacation

Where: Otavalo and Cotapaxi
What: Indigenous people, skilled artisans, dormant volcano

Both north and south of Ecuador’s cobbled capital Quito lie incredible towns that are well worth a visit. Head one hour north for a day trip to Otavalo, a town surrounded by the peaks of volcanoes and inhabited predominantly by indigenous people who skillfully craft exquisite handwoven textiles, native silver jewelry and wooden carvings. Pause at Lake Cuicocha to experience stunning views atop a dormant volcanic crater. Head one hour south to Cotapaxi, known as Volcano Alley, with its incredible mountain scenery and indigenous markets, similarly brimming with handmade artisanal wares.

Cotopaxi volcano
Mountain biking in Cotopaxi national park
View of the Cuicocha Lake
Colorful market in Otavalo

Both north and south of Ecuador’s cobbled capital Quito lie incredible towns that are well worth a visit.

Wild rail ride on an Ecuador Vacation

If you have no fear or vertigo, then why not take the Trans-Andean railroad? This famous track chugs through the Nariz del Diablo, or Devil’s Nose, a mountain with almost vertical walls that forces the train to zigzag wildly with its steep ascents and descents. In Riobamba, you can witness the impressive and inactive Chimborazo volcano.

The Highlands Way in Ecuador

Where: Cuenca
What: History and culture, architecture, local artisans

Ecuador’s Highlands provide a European vibe with its 16th and 17th century Spanish colonial architecture. In fact, the city of Cuenca is as UNESCO World Heritage site with its countless historical buildings. The iconic Calderon Park provides an opportunity to witness the city’s cathedrals – the Old Cathedral, which is a fully restored place of worship now serving as a religious museum, and the New Cathedral, or the Inmaculada Concepción Cathedral, featuring gorgeous blue domes.

  • Indulge in a floral bouquet for your nose with giant roses, lilies and orchids when you head to the delightful outdoor flower market in the Plaza de las Flores.
  • Delve into Cuenca’s ancient history from when it was once a settlement for the Cañari people around 500 AD to when it homed the Inca people. Hidden for centuries under a Spanish flour mill you can witness primordial structures.
  • Discover the history and traditions behind the famous Panama hat with a visit to a dedicated Museo del Sombrero and store.
Streets of Cuenca in Ecuador
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Cuenca
Gualaceo village near Cuenca
Handmade wicker boxes being sold at a traditional market in Cuenca

Venture to the nearby idyllic towns of Gualaceo and Chordeleg, which are both famous for their handicrafts. In Gualaceo you can observe the traditions for hand-embroidered clothing, alpaca woven shawls and high-quality leather goods, while in Chordeleg you can unearth fine gold and silver jewelry, woodcarvings and ceramics being sold by skilled artisans who travel from the surrounding villages. Each of these towns are best visited on a Sunday when the open markets hubbub with life, as it is not only a time to shop but also a vital social gathering in the weekly routine.

The idyllic towns of Gualaceo and Chordeleg near Cuenca, are famous for their handicrafts.

Conscious Cuisine on Your Ecuador Vacation

Head to Hacienda La Danesa, located close to Guayaquil to meet the third generation of the Olsen family at their historical farm. Situated by teakwood trees and rivers, the farm provides an authentic, sustainable farm experience. Once a traditional dairy farm, the property has banana and cocoa plantations that are ideal for wandering through, as well as a large organic vegetable garden and restaurant that allows you to have your own delicious, healthy farm to fork experience. You can also experience an exclusive guided tour through the process of making fine artisan chocolates from cocoa beans, at the hacienda.

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If you’re looking for things to do in Osaka during your Japan vacation, you’re in luck. Osaka is a vibrant, historic city where you can enjoy the very best that Japan has to offer. You can enjoy great food at one of the many Osaka restaurants, learn about the city’s long history in Osaka castle, or spend a day at one of the various Osaka attractions.

Osaka was once the capital of Japan, and remains the second largest city in the country. It is a city where the noble history of Japan meets its shining future.Though fewer travelers tend to visit than the larger city Tokyo, there are nonetheless so many things to do in Osaka itself that it can be difficult to know where to start. To help you, we have compiled a list of the top 10 activities in Osaka and destinations to visit when exploring this great city.

Top 10 things to do in Osaka 1. Visit Japan’s oldest temple, the Shinto Sumiyoshi-taisha

If you wish to get a sense of the real Japan, a visit to a Shinto temple is a must.

Shintoism is as old as Japan itself. The religion is indigenous to the country, and remains a powerful cultural force, with aspects of the religion permeating many aspects of Japanese life. Therefore, if you wish to get a sense of the real Japan, a visit to a Shinto temple is a must. The oldest of them is the gorgeous red Shinto Sumiyoshi-taisha temple. The central shrine has been an important destination for pilgrimage for many centuries which makes the temple one of the holiest destinations in the country.

2. Explore the majestic 16th century Osaka Castle

The castle includes an observation deck where you can enjoy sensational views of the city.

Osaka castle isn’t just one of Japan’s most famous and iconic landmarks, it is also one of the most historically important buildings in the country. It was a central location during the 15th century unification of Japan under Hideyoshi Toyotomi. Osaka castle rests in the center of the modern city. The castle is located in a lush green park filled with moats, gates, towers and fortifications, with many of these structures designated historic landmarks by the Japanese government. There are few places in Japan where you can get such a sense of the country’s dramatic history.

Due to some fairly recent repair work and modifications, the interior is entirely modern, featuring a museum, stores, and even a cinema. The castle includes an observation deck where you can enjoy sensational views of the city. So, whether you want to explore the city’s rich history, or just enjoy beautiful scenery, Osaka Castle is definitely worth your time.

3. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Osaka’s nightlife

Osaka is considered by many to be the food capital of Japan.

Osaka isn’t just a city of temples and historic monuments. When you visit, you’ll find it has all the amenities, restaurants, clubs and venues you would expect of a major city. Minimai district, near Osaka’s Namba station, is popular with visitors worldwide thanks to its great range of bars and clubs. However, if you wish to enjoy something more subdued, you can visit one of Osaka’s many theaters such as the Osaka Shochikuza, which frequently hosts traditional Kabuki plays. Such plays are known for their incredibly stylized drama, makeup, and singing, a form of theater not too dissimilar to European opera. Kabuki is very popular in Japan and has been for centuries.

If you want to eat out, then you’re in luck. Osaka is considered by many to be the food capital of Japan. All over the city you’ll find restaurants preparing delicious meals, with dishes ranging from traditional Japanese cuisine, to pizza.

4. Cruise on the Aji River on board the Santa Maria Replica of the Santa Maria cruise ship in Osaka Bay

If you choose to take the tour at night, there is even a dinner service aboard.

Cruising by a major city on a ship or boat can be a fantastic addition to any vacation. You can do this in an interesting and wholly unique way, aboard a fully working recreation of the famed Santa Maria cruise ship in Osaka.
The ship itself is a beautiful recreation of the vessel on which Columbus traveled to the American continent. It would be worth visiting even if it couldn’t sail but aboard, you’ll be able to cruise down the entirety of Osaka bay. If you choose to take the tour at night, there is even a dinner service aboard so it can be a great alternative to an evening out.

5. Explore Osaka’s street food paradise
Street food at Dotonbori in Osaka
Find fresh and delicious Japanese street special at food stalls in Osaka
Street food restaurant in Osaka
Must-try: Match ice cream
Must-try: Grilled squid
Must-try: Takoyaki rolls

The Japanese word used to describe Dontonbori is “kuidaore”, which means “eat till you drop”.

Osaka is a food lover’s paradise. As a consequence, many of the city’s streets are filled with reasonably priced stalls and vendors whose food rivals that of any restaurant. To experience this at its best, visit the vibrant Dontonbori district – an area of the city which has been popular with travelers since the 1600s. To this day, the sights, sounds and smells of the area will be a treat for the senses. There are so many food stalls and restaurants, you will be spoiled for choice. The street is legendary, and eating here is perennially one of the most popular things to do in Osaka.

There is a Japanese word which is often used to describe Dontonbori: “kuidaore”, which, roughly translated, means “eat till you drop”. This is very accurate. If you come to Dontonbori hungry, you’ll leave more than satisfied.

6. See the greatest range of traditional Japanese woodprints in the Kamigata Ukiyoe Museum
Kabuki theater is known for stylized drama and for the elaborate make-up worn by some of its performers.
Japanese Kabuki Masks

It’s the only museum in the world to feature a permanent exhibition of prints dating back to the Samurai era.

The Kamigata Ukiyoe Museum, located near Namba Station is the only museum in the world to feature a permanent exhibition of Kamigata woodblock prints, many of which date back to the Edo Period of Japan – the time of the Samurai. Though it is a relatively intimate and small museum, the beautiful artifacts on display make it more than worth the visit. It’s the perfect accompaniment to visiting a Kabuki play, as many of these woodblocks depict Kabuki performers or plays.

7. See the skyline from the iconic Umeda Sky Building
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Explore the delights of Peruvian cuisine on your customized South America tours. With 7000 years of history and several influences, Peruvian cuisine, the pride and joy of South America, has the largest number of dishes in the world.

“A Peruvian who does not eat ceviche is not Peruvian”, declared one of the cooks at a restaurant in Callao, which holds the world record since 2008 for serving the most ceviche ever – an astronomical 6.8 tons in just one afternoon!

Lima

The richness and diversity of Peruvian cuisine faces no threat from French, Creole or Chinese cuisine. While pisco sour cocktails, ceviche and quinoa have migrated to become favorites around the world, the most authentic Peruvian specialties are to be found back home.

The natural variety of ingredients found in Peru has inspired Peruvian cuisine with over 2,400 varieties of potato, 650 varieties of native fruit and 2,000 species of fish.

Peruvians have a real talent for conserving their traditional culture and yet adapting to modern culinary styles. Peruvian food is characterized by variety, and often accompanied by rice and aji to make spicy and colorful dishes.

Peru’s capital Lima, epitomizes the blending of Peruvian cuisines, many in existence for almost 70 centuries. Among the African, European, Asian, Arabic and Chinese influences, Creole cuisine is the most dominant. Lima is fast emerging as a new global culinary epicenter.

Peru’s eclectic cuisine has been acknowledged as one of the world’s finest, primarily based on Inca traditions having evolved with many waves of migration. Perhaps the greatest influence is the blend of Japanese and Peruvian techniques, local ingredients and flavors, called Nikkei cuisine, that offers some of the most innovative dishes.

Many critics claim that Peru is the next Scandinavia in the making, while molecular gastronomy is making its way onto every Lima menu.

Iconic Peruvian-Nikkei cuisine chefs Mitsuharu Tsumura and Gaston Acurio Jaramillo have revolutionized the famous ceviche, brilliantly fusing multicultural influences and creating a ceviche course that melds effortlessly into a sushi course. Where one style ends the other begins, with a harmonious explosion of temperatures, textures and tastes. Mitsuharu Tsumura of Maido restaurant, fuses Japanese and Peruvian techniques with stunning effect, while Gaston Acurio Jaramillo, ambassador of Peruvian cuisine, manages the restaurant franchise Astrid & Gastón, with 32 restaurants around the world.

The best of Peruvian cuisine: Ceviche:

The unofficial national dish would perhaps be ceviche, where bite-size pieces of raw fish are marinated in citrus juices, usually lime. The acidity of the citric juices cook the fish, giving it a delicate flavor and slightly chewy texture. This is usually spiced with red onions and aji peppers, often served with sweet potato or choclo, a white Andean corn. Ceviche restaurants (cevicherías) often close around 4 pm, as the fish caught in the morning is no longer fresh by afternoon.

Lomo Saltado:

Imagine french fries in a stir-fry or rice and potatoes served in the same dish…this dish breaks all rules. This hybrid Asian fusion stir-fry includes beef, tomatoes, yellow aji peppers, and onions blended in a pan with fried potatoes and seasoned with soy sauce, usually served over white rice.

Empanadas:

Delicious, flaky, hot, freshly baked empanadas are prepared with a filling of chicken or beef, with caramelized onions, olives, and hard boiled egg.

Cuy:

Prepared using guinea pig, the staple meat of many households in the Andes, this is usually baked or barbecued on a spit and served whole.

Aji de Gallina:

This rich, velvety stew is made with chicken, yellow aji pepper and condensed milk, thickened with white bread. The vegetarian alternative is the ubiquitous papa a la huancaina, boiled potato prepared in a creamy yellow sauce.

Dulce de Leche:

Also known as manjar, manjar blanco, and arequipe, this is found in birthday cakes, ice creams, pastries, cookies, and more. It is prepared by boiling milk and sugar until the mixture is a thick, golden caramel sauce.

Mazamorra Morada:

This popular dessert is prepared from purple corn and fruit, thickened into a pudding-like consistency using potato flour/cornstarch, and spiced with cinnamon and cloves. Mazamorra has a beautiful deep purple (morada) color and tastes like an exotic blackberry pie filling.

Pisco Sour: The famous Pisco Sour cocktail of South America

Pisco is a grape distilled brandy, and the pisco sour cocktail was invented by American bartender, Victor Morris or ‘Gringo Morris’ in the 1920’s. Pisco sours are extremely strong, and range from 60 to 100 proof. The classic pisco sour is shaken over ice and strained.

“People who love to eat, are always the best people” – Julia Child.

So, if you love to eat and are a connoisseur of new and exotic foods, then Peru is just the place.

Explore the culinary delights of Lima, experience the food scene of Bolivia, and wash it down with some fine wine from Argentina and Chile’s best vineyards on customized South America tours with us.

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Beautiful Vietnam is brimming with rich culture and heritage and Vietnam festivals in 2019 are going to be celebrated with aplomb, just like every year. There’s nothing quite like the lively, jovial atmosphere of a traditional celebration. Here are five Vietnam festivals in 2019 that are worth seeing for yourself.

1. Lunar New Year (Tết Holidays): 2 – 10 February 2019

Soak in the lively atmosphere and sample traditional Vietnamese cuisine eaten during Tết.

Traditional Tet celebrations in Hanoi

Tết, or the Vietnamese New Year, is a special time for celebration in Vietnamese culture, when families and neighbors come together to welcome the new year. The word is actually a shortened form of ‘Tết Nguyên Đán’, which translates to ‘Feast of the First Morning of the First Day’ in Sino-Vietnamese.

This is a great time to take a Vietnam tour and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere. The streets of Vietnam are decorated with flags, ornaments, cumquat trees and cherry blossom. Soak in the lively atmosphere and sample traditional Vietnamese cuisine eaten during Tết such as the savory Chung cake, jam made of dried fruits, and pickled onions. The Vietnamese festival Tết takes place on the first night of the new moon in the first month of the Lunar Calendar, which usually falls between the last week of January and the third week of February in the Gregorian calendar.

Traditional Vietnamese food 2. The Longest of Vietnam Festivals in 2019 — Perfume Pagoda Festival (Chua Huong): 19 February 2019

Witness hundreds of people praying at the Huong Tich Cave in Perfume Pagoda.

Experience the greatest and the longest among festivals and celebrations in Vietnam, Chua Huong or the Perfume Pagoda Festival. Organized at the Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi, comprising the biggest complex of pagodas in Vietnam. It is about 44 miles from center of Hanoi, and the festival is celebrated on a large scale right after the Tết festival.

As a part of your North Vietnam tour, you can be one of the visitors to Chua Huong, taking the boat in Yen stream to Ben Tro from where you can walk up to the Thien Tru pagoda. Soak in the essence of Vietnamese culture, as you witness hundreds of people praying at the Huong Tich Cave in Perfume Pagoda. They pray for children, as well as for prosperity and wealth by touching a gold or silver tree, as you can witness next year at the Vietnamese festival in 2019.

The Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi 3. Hue Festival: 27 April to 2 May 2019

Expect a staggering number of crafts exhibitions depicting Hue’s core social and aesthetic traditions.

The annual Hue festival is a six-day celebration of the historical milestones and culture of the Thua Hien Hue province. The upcoming Hue Festival 2019 is expected to be the culmination of various milestones, held to celebrate the 230th commemoration of the Nguyen Hue Emperor’s Coronation at the Ban Mount, and the 25th commemoration of Hue as a World Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO.

It’s worth taking out the time during your luxury holiday in Vietnam to explore this festival, with a staggering number of crafts exhibitions depicting Hue’s core social and aesthetic traditions. There is also a range of group activities for you to indulge in including shows, kite flying, conventional sampan racing, and workshops held during this period.

Entrance of the the citadel in Hue that leads to the walled Imperial City.

Discover the cultural hotspots of Hue in Vietnam.

4. Vietnam festivals in 2019: Independence Day, 2 September 2019

Pay a private visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum accompanied by your guide.

Independence Day is an important historical, political and cultural event in Vietnam celebrating the birth of the country. Try and attend the massive celebration at Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi, the very place where Vietnamese independence was declared, as a part of your tour in Vietnam. Enjoy the colorful parades, an ocean of red flags bearing yellow stars, and watch the Vietnamese celebrate their national heritage and culture with patriotic speeches and a spectacular display of fireworks in all major cities.

Aerial view of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s capital

You can also pay a private visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum accompanied by your guide during your luxury Vietnam tour – it’s the place where the remains of Ho Chi Minh himself are kept and venerated till date.

5. Lantern Festival in Hoi An: Full Moon Every Month

You may also run into local musicians playing traditional instruments on the streets, watch Chinese chess matches by candlelight, witness poetry readings and other traditional theatrics.

The Hoi An festival is a monthly lantern festival in Vietnam that begins as the full moon rises over Hoi An. As a part of this Vietnam festival in 2019, you can take a ride on a sampan and take part in the custom of lighting a small lantern to send down the Thu Bon River. Watch in awe as your surroundings slowly become illuminated with colors.

The lantern-lit streets of Hoi An, Vietnam

Locals pay tribute to their ancestors during this festival, setting up altars, burning incense and fake money, and offering fruit and flowers for prosperity. This is also a great time to visit a local temple, as each of the town’s pagodas are bustling with activity, you may also run into local musicians playing traditional instruments on the streets, watch Chinese chess matches by candlelight, witness poetry readings and other traditional theatrics and games such as bai choi, which is like musical bingo.

Discover the top 10 things to do in Vietnam.

The festivals and celebrations in Vietnam take place throughout the year, and this is a great chance to engage with the rich local traditions. If you’re taking a tour in the country, discovering the land through these above-mentioned Vietnam festivals in 2019 is a unique way of getting to know about the culture.

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To travel to Morocco is to experience one of the true jewels of North Africa. It is a land of profound historical and cultural importance. A land of endless diversity and constant surprises, a land of Islamic imperial grandeur and old-European elegance. Morocco is a country where the past and present live together in fascinating harmony. You will find it a country both enchantingly exotic, yet comfortingly familiar.

1. Travel to Morocco for the destination itself
Hassan II Mosque of Casablanca
The world's oldest tanneries in Fes
Roman ruins of Volubilis
Jamaa el-Fnaa in Marrakech
Hassan Tower in Rabat

Moroccan culture is a perfect blend of African, Arabic (or Moorish), and European influences. Naturally, the two most common languages in Morocco are Arabic and French (Spanish is also relatively common in the north). This European influence can be felt particularly in larger cities such as Casablanca, Fes, and Marrakesh, where you will find both grand Islamic palaces, and Parisian style art galleries in close proximity. If you want to experience a destination that is rich in culture and history, you’ll find plenty to love if you visit Morocco.

2. Travel to Morocco for the things to do and see At the fortified city of Aït Benhaddou on the caravan route between the Sahara desert and Marrakech

Simply walking around the cities of Morocco, enjoying delicious local food, and soaking up the grand and varied architecture can be very rewarding.

There are countless things to do in Morocco, from shopping to surfing and everything in between! Indeed, people of all ages will find much to love in the expansive deserts, or winding rustic streets of Morocco.

Do you want a slower paced and cultural tour of Morocco? Then you’ll love the historical sights, museums, and palaces dotted around the country. We recommend visiting the beautiful white Cathedral of Casablanca and the grand Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in Africa. From Fes you can visit the fascinating and well-preserved ruins of the Roman city of Volubilis, once one of the most important cities in the region.

The blue city of Chefchaouen.

You may have seen photos of the blue city of Chefchaouen which lies in the northwest of the country, close to the autonomous Spanish enclave city of Ceuta. Chefchaouen’s gorgeous blue buildings give the city an appearance quite unlike any other in the world, and the city is well worth a visit when you travel to Morocco.

A typical souk in Marrakech selling colorful wares.

Would you prefer to spend your Moroccan vacation discovering exotic wares? Then explore the grand souk (traditional market) of Marrakech, where you will find everything from traditional Berber handicrafts and carpets, to modern electronics. Nearby is the iconic market square, the Jemaa el-Fnaa, which has existed for almost 800 years.

Gateway to the ancient medina of Fez

Even if you have no real plans, simply walking around the cities of Morocco, enjoying delicious local food, and soaking up the grand and varied architecture can be very rewarding. We particularly recommend the iconic Fes medina (old-city), a UNESCO World Heritage site. Exploring the medina’s winding and narrow streets, seeing the many historic buildings and hearing the traders calling out for customers and selling their wares, is something to experience. Here you can experience the past and present of Morocco at once. So whatever you are interested in, you will find lots to enjoy.

Travel to Morocco for the warm people Busy market in Marrakech

Morocco is, and always has been, a melting pot. A place of wonderful diversity, for centuries, people from all over the world have migrated to Morocco (French is spoken here as much as Arabic). When you walk down a street in Morocco, you’ll see Europeans, Arabs, and African people all living harmoniously. Perhaps this diversity is the reason Moroccans are so welcoming to newcomers. You will likely find Moroccans to be a kind, open, and friendly people who are proud of their country and culture, and wish to share it with you.

Travel to Morocco for the landscapes
The road to adventure in the High Atlas mountains
Off the road in Agadir
Mountains and valleys near Marrakech
By the sea at Casablanca
Desert safari in the Sahara

If you think of Morocco, you might imagine large expanses of empty desert, or large dusty towns. While this is accurate for some places in Morocco, the country as a whole is wonderfully diverse. If you explore the country by vehicle, the long distances and long drives will be punctuated by sandy beaches at Oualidia and Essaouira, large expanses of desert near Merzouga and Agafay, rustic Berber towns near Skoura, majestic cities such as Rabat, and beautiful mountain valleys of the High Atlas, possibly all in one day’s drive. Morocco is a land which will constantly surprise you.

Travel to Morocco for the diverse and delicious food
Traditional tajine pot in Morocco
Moroccan mint tea served in a typical teapot
Colorful spices being sold in the market

To truly make the most of your experience, we recommend taking a Moroccan cooking class.

As mentioned earlier, the food of Morocco is representative of the countless cultures and people who have called Morocco home through time. Generally speaking, you’ll find the food to be a delicious blend of Arabic, Andalusian, and Mediterranean, with hints of..

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Inspired by T+L’s masterlist of the best places to visit in 2019, let’s whisk you away on your magical journey of a lifetime.

Where do you see yourself in 2019? Picnicking under the shade of 1000-year old trees at the moss-laden gates of Angkor Wat? Is that you, riding a quad bike past the shifting sand dunes of the world’s oldest desert? Perhaps the lush canopies of Costa Rica‘s tropical forests call out to you, with the promise of rare Quetzal sightings? Inspired by the masterlist of the best places to visit in 2019 from the good folks over at Travel and Leisure magazine, let’s help you narrow the list down!

Based on recommendations from travel writers around the world, a team of top-rated advisers and editors, T+L’s masterlist of 50 Best places to travel in 2019 is an inspiration in itself. We, however, have picked our favorites that proudly feature in our collection of 44 destinations around our enchanting world.

Best places to visit in 2019: Amazing Asia
Vietnams schönste Hafenstadt
Markt in Hoi An
Hoi An hat einige Köstlichkeiten zu bieten

Not only architecture, but culinary delights play their part too in making Hoi An the city of choice for visitors to Vietnam.

Got Asia on your mind? Start off in the Far East, at Hoi An. Vietnam’s most historically significant and beautiful port city is rightly deserving of its UNESCO-protected “Ancient Town” status. A melting pot of cultural influences, Hoi An’s diversity is plenty evident in every lantern-laden corner, past its French colonial buildings to its Chinese shops, and in the aroma of freshly made bahn mi wafting from street carts by the old temples. Not only its architecture, but also its culinary delights, liberally peppered with a smattering of chic new beachfront properties, all play their part in making this the city of choice for visitors. Just a few minutes from the bustle of downtown, the Four Seasons Nam Hai offers unbelievable luxury by one of Asia’s most scenic beaches. Back in town, you could just as easily lose yourself in the luxury of a perfectly prepared dish at Cô Mai – a re-purposed 200-year-old merchant house turned posh new eatery which celebrates Hoi An’s spice trade history. Or hop on a vespa and ride out to town, stopping only to sample the famed streetside fare, rated by many travelers as the most unique and flavorful in all of Vietnam!

Koh Rong in Cambodia
Shinta Mani Wild - luxury in the wilderness
Bayon Temple, Cambodia
Angkor Wat from a distance

If you’re spoiling for a beach, we recommend Koh Rong, in Cambodia.

Next door, Cambodia is just as impressive. Apart from the imposing Angkor Temples and Siem Reap (for these are must-see, must-do too!), head southwards to architect Bill Bensley’s remote tented camp Shinta Mani Wild. Google may have the location pegged as ‘unnamed road’, but we love just that – luxury amid 400 acres of lush greenery entirely untouched and unspoiled. And if you’re spoiling for a beach, might we direct you to Koh Rong – mile after mile of soft white sand flanked by powder blue waters. Soak in the sun at the Royal Sands Koh Rong, snug in your hammock under the shade of gently swaying coconut palms.

The Four Seasons, Langkawi
The Datai, Langkawi

Langkawi, an archipelago of 99 islands, is the real star of Malaysia.

If you have beach on your mind, then Malaysia surely fits the bill. The country may be home to mischievous orangutans swinging around in prehistoric rainforests, and a melting pot of culture in its cities and coastal towns, but the real star is Langkawi, an archipelago of 99 islands. Tucked away by a near-hidden piece of paradise, the recently refurbished Datai offers a canopy walk 50 feet up in the air – all the better for soaking in the ancient rainforest! Further inland, Langkawi may retains its idyllic charm but if its some world class pampering you are looking for, options also include the ultra-luxe St Regis by the largest swimmable lagoon on the island, and the time-tested Four Seasons set on a mile-long private beach.

Singapore by night
Gardens by the Bay in Singapore
Tourist boats in Singapore
Masjid Sultan in Kampong Glam
Chinatown in Singapore

Singapore is making the most of its colorful cultural and heritage sites, which includes a lively Chinatown, Hawkers Centers, colorful Malay quarters, mosques, temples and even Little India.

For the glitz and glamour however, look no further than Singapore, the glittering up and coming jewel in Asia’s crown. The 2018 movie Crazy Rich..

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What does responsible travel with Enchanting Travels mean? Florian Keller, Enchanting Travel’s Chief of People, explains.

As we humans roam, footprints are always made. Enchanting Travels believes in lessening the impact of travel and ensuring that we act responsibly so that we can ensure our world is enjoyed for generations to come. As a responsible travel company, practicing responsible travel pervades what we do on a day-to-day basis, as we are committed to ensuring that the experiences we offer to our guests benefit the host communities and local and national economies, and have a minimal impact on the natural environment.

If you don’t know us well, then this is the time to discover how Enchanting Travels operates.

What is Responsible Travel with Enchanting Travels?

For us, responsible travel goes far beyond giving donations to charities and embraces four key commitments:

  1. Supporting local economies and positive aspects of travel destinations
  2. Promoting local community participation and respecting positive cultural traditions
  3. Respecting and supporting the environment through good environmental practices and engaging in conservation efforts
  4. Educating and supporting guests, employees, partners and local communities in Responsible Travel
Responsible Travel in Action

There are many examples of these four key commitments in action, however here is just a taste of them

Treating our own staff well – showing respect at all times, ensuring a safe and conducive work environment, paying a fair salary, providing medical insurance, offering learning and growth opportunities

  • Procuring from small local companies, and selecting high quality local hotels over multinational chains
  • Choosing local partners that treat their staff well and have ethical and environmental policies in place
  • Supporting charitable community projects and providing an income stream for them through procuring guest gifts
  • Supporting local charities near our offices with team volunteering days
  • Being an active member of conservation projects such as TOFT
  • Promoting travel destinations that rely on tourism after a natural disaster
  • Providing guests with information on how to be more considerate travelers

What is TOFT?

Enchanting Travels is proud to be a member of TOFT, a unique international campaign advocating and supporting responsible tourism and India safaris, as a way to save the tiger, India’s wildlife and wilderness areas. When the forests are not protected, neither is the wildlife, yet funding of wildlife conservation in India is grossly insufficient. An intact tiger skin can make $50,000 on the black market, while one Ranthambore tigress generated $130 million in direct tourism revenue in the 10 years of her adult life.

Tiger in Ranthambore, India Time to tempt you with vacations focused on responsible travel Responsible Travel With Enchanting Travels: Kenya

Ol Pejeta Conservancy has a well-established and intensive rhino conservation project and is home to the last Northern white male rhino!

Recommended Route: Nairobi (1) – Laikipia (3) – Masai Mara (2) – Fly Camp (1) – Masai Mara (1)

What is the highlight of this responsible vacation?
Rhino Conservation at Ol Pejeta
Walking Safari at Ol Pejeta
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp - sundowners

Every single property on our Kenya route hires individuals from the local community. Like many of our considerate safari camps, each one of these properties are also built with local materials and are not permanent structures, meaning they won’t do any long-term damage to the environment. Our partner Asilia who provides the Masai Mara and fly camping experience is involved in targeted local conservation projects such as its Twende Porini (Let’s go to the bush) four day camps were primary school aged children from local villages can learn about conservation, grazing, land and water use, as well as given career advice. The fly camping experience has a minimal environmental footprint as it is just you, a local guide, small tents, and cooking over an open fire. In Laikipia, our partner Ol Pejeta Conservancy has a well-established and intensive rhino conservation project and is home to the last Northern white male rhino!

9 Days, 8 Nights: Starting from USD $ 9,338

Discover Kenya

Responsible Travel With Enchanting Travels: Malaysia

What better way of celebrating Malaysia’s natural beauty than spending time helping the local community to plant trees that can be enjoyed well into the future?

Recommended Route: Kota Kinabalu (1) – Abai, Kinabatangan River (1) – Sukau, Kinabatangan River (1) – Danum Valley (3) – Kota Kinabalu Beach (3) – Kota Kinabalu (0)

What is the highlight of this responsible vacation?
Baby orangutan on top of a fig tree, sighted along the Kinabatangan river in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo.
Kinabatangan river in Malaysia
Abai Jungle Lodge
Board walk at Abai Jungle Lodge
Breakfast outdoors at Abai Jungle Lodge

This vacation considers appreciation, preservation, and expectation! What do we mean by that? Meet a community of ethnic people, the Orang Sungai who are native to the state of Sabah and live along Kinabatangan River. Regardless of the modern world, the Orang Sungai continue to live out their age-old, wise traditions. During this trip, you will be appreciating all of Malaysia’s natural beauties, and what better way of celebrating this than spending time during your vacation helping the local community to plant trees that can be enjoyed well into the future?

10 Days, 9 Nights: Starting from USD $ 4,498

Discover Malaysia

Responsible Travel With Enchanting Travels: Tanzania

In Lake Eyasi, you can experience truly authentic African cultural encounters when you stay with our partner Kisima Ngenda.

Recommended Route: Kilimanjaro (0) – Arusha (1) – Manyara & Ngorongoro (2) – Lake Eyasi (2) – Manyara & Ngorongoro (1) – Serengeti Central (2) – Kilimanjaro (0)

What is the highlight of this responsible vacation?
Maasai Tribesmen near Ngorongoro Conservation area,Tanzania
Isiotok Camp
Breakfast at Camp
Elephants at Manyara
Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania

Our accommodation partner in Manyara, Isoitok Camp, literally blends in with its natural surroundings and all the staff are from the Maasai community next door, and the camp provide water to the community. In Lake Eyasi, you can experience truly authentic African cultural encounters when you stay with our partner Kisima Ngenda, as you experience the daily life of the few remaining hunter/gatherers of the Hadza peoples, as well as their pastoral nomad counterparts, the Barbaig.

9 Days, 8 Nights: Starting from USD $ 6552

Discover Tanzania

Responsible Travel With Enchanting Travels: Argentina

The most people who can appreciate Esteros del Iberá, the greater the motivation to preserve and conserve it.

Recommended Route: Buenos Aires (2 days) – Argentina Night Bus (1) – Esteros del Iberá (3) – Argentina Night Bus (1) – Buenos Aires (1) – Puerto Madryn (2) – Buenos Aires (1)

What is the highlight of this responsible vacation?
Rincón del Socorro at Esteros del Iberá
Winter Garden: Rincón del Socorro at Esteros del Iberá
Horse riding at Ibera
Landscape at Esteros del Iberá
Evening at Ibera

Heading to Esteros del Iberá is a dream for those who treasure and wish to support protect the natural world. In the 1990s, American conservationist Douglas Tompkins saw that this fascinating Argentinian wetlands was in total decline due to farming and human development, therefore he decided it was time to protect it, through buying large quantities of land..

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A Costa Rica vacation is an experience you won’t soon forget. It is a land of incredible natural splendor, of expansive white sandy beaches and mysterious rainforests, murky swamps, and towering mountains. Costa Rica is a land teeming with wildlife, from the many species of tortoise in Tortuguero, to monkeys of Monteverde, and the great flocks of colorful birds around the Arenal. To experience this natural world is to experience nature at its richest.

The Costa Rican government works hard to preserve and maintain the natural scenery, and all the places mentioned below are protected natural parks. If you are a lover of nature or the outdoors, we recommend a Costa Rica vacation in following three areas, any of which will give you memories worth sharing!

Mountains and Mystery at the Arenal National Park

The national park is home to an exceptionally diverse range of wildlife. Nearly 53% of all Costa Rica’s bird species are present in the park.

Arenal Volcano

The scenery of Costa Rica is marked with large mountains and volcanoes. The king of them all is the majestic Arenal volcano, which appears to break out from the midst of a large and resplendent forest. You may certainly have seen it in a photograph or film, as it is one of Costa Rica’s most famous landmarks.

Less commonly known, but no less spectacular is the Chato Volcano, which, like the Arenal, is in Arenal national park (some affectionately consider it the Arenal’s little brother) . Thousands of years ago, the summit of the Chato Volcano collapsed inwards, leaving a large crater, which is now filled by a picturesque green lagoon. Unlike the Arenal, the Chato has been fully consumed by the jungle resulting in lush green cover all over it.

The national park is home to an exceptionally diverse range of wildlife. Nearly 53% of all Costa Rica’s bird species are present in the park. You’ll likely see many of them, like the fiery-billed aracari, fly past you as you set out to explore. This abundance of bird species makes the Arenal a paradise for bird watching.

Aside from birds, there are over 131 species of mammals, including several species of monkey such as the fascinating Howler Monkey and the Spider-Monkey, 135 species of reptile, and more. Even during the most brief visit, you’ll be amazed at the diversity of wildlife you’ll see, and this is apart from the incredibly diverse tropical flora.

La Fortuna Waterfalls in Arenal National Park
Hiking in Arenal National Park
Collared Aracari - Commonly observed in Arenal
Howler Monkey on the treetop at Arenal
Hot springs in Arenal

There are numerous natural hot springs in Arenal national park, many of them within the grounds of the park’s hotels and resorts.

You can experience the full splendor of Arenal National Park thanks to a varied range of guided hiking routes. Some of these are high above the ground, right up amid the canopy of the jungle (which you can safely walk through thanks to an intricate series of bridges).  Some of the park’s trails can only be crossed on horseback, a wonderfully traditional way of exploring the country. This way, you truly can get closer to nature during your Costa Rica vacation.

There are numerous natural hot springs in Arenal national park, many of them within the grounds of the park’s hotels and resorts. So, if you make the wise decision to stay in the Arenal during your Costa Rica vacation, you will be able to enjoy the hot springs with a degree of exclusivity.

Where to Stay in Arenal Tabacon Resort & Spa 1. Tabacon Resort & Spa

The Tabacon Resort rests in the highlands of the Arenal national Park, in the shadow of the great volcano itself. The resort is extremely well located, with access to some of the area’s best hiking trails, and convenient access to some of the park’s famous hot springs, allowing you easy access to the highlights of Arenal.

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Nayara Springs 2. Nayara Springs

Nayara Springs offers a true rainforest experience with all the modern comforts. The resort itself is located within the thick jungle and is only accessible via a raised walkway in the canopy of the trees. The resort offers access to hot springs, a spa and sauna to unwind in, a piano bar for your entertainment, and an exceptional restaurant.

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Adventure on Your Costa Rica Vacation Amid the Mists of Monteverde

It is considered one of the most biodiverse places in the country, and in the world!

Canopy Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest

Monteverde encompasses 35,089 acres of the Cordillera de Tilarán mountain range. Its legendary cloud forest is a land unlike any other, famous for its mysterious damp cloud which rests just above the canopy level of the rainforest. This gives the rainforest a mysterious, dreamlike quality. As you explore, you are quite literally, walking in a cloud. This becomes especially the case if you decide to explore the forest high up on a suspension bridge.

Although you can explore some of Monteverde by yourself, we recommend hiking with an experienced guide who can show you the area skillfully. Like in Arenal national park, you can enjoy some of the area on horseback! There are numerous bird-watching tours in Monteverde for you to choose from, which will allow you to see this avian diversity through expert eyes.

The unique climate makes it a place of almost impossible biodiversity. You will see all six species of cat, (Ocelots, Jaguars, Pumas, Jaguarundis, Margays, and Oncillas), over a thousand species of reptiles, hundreds of bird species including the rare and endangered Three-wattled Bellbird. It is considered one of the most biodiverse places in the country, and in the world! No Costa Rica Vacation will be complete without experiencing it.

Horse riding in Monteverde Cloud Forests
Capuchin Monkey in Monteverde
The Quetzal bird in Monteverde

Although the area is immensely popular with people around the world, the Costa Rican government have done amazing work to ensure that the area is well protected. In the late 1940s, a group of Quakers who had fled the Korean War draft settled in Costa Rica, and noticing the incredible natural scenery, set aside an area of land to be protected. Overtime, the protected area grew and came to be maintained by the Costa Rican State.

Where to Stay in Monteverde Hidden Canopy Treehouse 1. Hidden Canopy Treehouse

As the name suggests, this hotel rests in and around the great trees of the cloud forest itself. Each window therefore gives you a spectacular and unspoilt view of the region. There are few hotels in the world which allow for such close proximity to nature.

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Belmar Hotel 2. Belmar Hotel

The Belmar Hotel prides itself on its sustainability, and was recognized for its efforts by the Costa Rica tourism board. The rooms are decked in varnished wood paneling which gives the hotel’s interior a quaint, old-world feel. Staying in the hotel can be a wonderfully healing experience, with a yoga studio, spa, and juice bar on offer.

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Swamps of Tortuguero

Every year without fail, the beaches around Tortuguero fill with hundreds of Turtles. To see this remarkable natural phenomenon is an experience unlike any other!

Sea turtle in Tortuguero

Far from the mountains and rainforests of the Monteverde and Arenal, lies the swampland of Tortuguero– a place famous for (and indeed named after) the vast numbers of sea turtles who nest on the coast here. As the area is thick with rivers and canals, it is best explored by boat.

As you sail or float down the waters on a motorboat or canoe, you’ll see exotic birds fly over head such as Billed Toucans, or the Slaty Tailed Trogon, and below you, colorful tropical fish or other amphibians (the area has many forms of alligator or crocodile). It is an experience far removed from the treks and hikes of Monteverde, but is equally unmissable.

Turtles sunbathing in Tortuguero
Misty morning at Tortuguero
Wild beach at Tortuguero

Of course, no experience in Tortuguero will be complete without a nesting turtles..

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Beautiful Vietnam is brimming with rich culture and heritage and Vietnam festivals in 2019 are going to be celebrated with aplomb, just like every year. There’s nothing quite like the lively, jovial atmosphere of a traditional celebration. Here are five Vietnam festivals in 2019 that are worth seeing for yourself.

1. Lunar New Year (Tết Holidays): 2 – 10 February 2019

Soak in the lively atmosphere and sample traditional Vietnamese cuisine eaten during Tết.

Traditional Tet celebrations in Hanoi

Tết, or the Vietnamese New Year, is a special time for celebration in Vietnamese culture, when families and neighbors come together to welcome the new year. The word is actually a shortened form of ‘Tết Nguyên Đán’, which translates to ‘Feast of the First Morning of the First Day’ in Sino-Vietnamese.

This is a great time to take a Vietnam tour and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere. The streets of Vietnam are decorated with flags, ornaments, cumquat trees and cherry blossom. Soak in the lively atmosphere and sample traditional Vietnamese cuisine eaten during Tết such as the savory Chung cake, jam made of dried fruits, and pickled onions. The Vietnamese festival Tết takes place on the first night of the new moon in the first month of the Lunar Calendar, which usually falls between the last week of January and the third week of February in the Gregorian calendar.

Traditional Vietnamese food 2. The Longest of Vietnam Festivals in 2019 — Perfume Pagoda Festival (Chua Huong): 19 February 2019

Witness hundreds of people praying at the Huong Tich Cave in Perfume Pagoda.

Experience the greatest and the longest among festivals and celebrations in Vietnam, Chua Huong or the Perfume Pagoda Festival. Organized at the Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi, comprising the biggest complex of pagodas in Vietnam. It is about 44 miles from center of Hanoi, and the festival is celebrated on a large scale right after the Tết festival.

As a part of your North Vietnam tour, you can be one of the visitors to Chua Huong, taking the boat in Yen stream to Ben Tro from where you can walk up to the Thien Tru pagoda. Soak in the essence of Vietnamese culture, as you witness hundreds of people praying at the Huong Tich Cave in Perfume Pagoda. They pray for children, as well as for prosperity and wealth by touching a gold or silver tree, as you can witness next year at the Vietnamese festival in 2019.

The Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi 3. Hue Festival: 27 April to 2 May 2019

Expect a staggering number of crafts exhibitions depicting Hue’s core social and aesthetic traditions.

The annual Hue festival is a six-day celebration of the historical milestones and culture of the Thua Hien Hue province. The upcoming Hue Festival 2019 is expected to be the culmination of various milestones, held to celebrate the 230th commemoration of the Nguyen Hue Emperor’s Coronation at the Ban Mount, and the 25th commemoration of Hue as a World Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO.

It’s worth taking out the time during your luxury holiday in Vietnam to explore this festival, with a staggering number of crafts exhibitions depicting Hue’s core social and aesthetic traditions. There is also a range of group activities for you to indulge in including shows, kite flying, conventional sampan racing, and workshops held during this period.

Entrance of the the citadel in Hue that leads to the walled Imperial City.

Discover the cultural hotspots of Hue in Vietnam.

4. Vietnam festivals in 2019: Independence Day, 2 September 2019

Pay a private visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum accompanied by your guide.

Independence Day is an important historical, political and cultural event in Vietnam celebrating the birth of the country. Try and attend the massive celebration at Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi, the very place where Vietnamese independence was declared, as a part of your tour in Vietnam. Enjoy the colorful parades, an ocean of red flags bearing yellow stars, and watch the Vietnamese celebrate their national heritage and culture with patriotic speeches and a spectacular display of fireworks in all major cities.

Aerial view of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s capital

You can also pay a private visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum accompanied by your guide during your luxury Vietnam tour – it’s the place where the remains of Ho Chi Minh himself are kept and venerated till date.

5. Lantern Festival in Hoi An: Full Moon Every Month

You may also run into local musicians playing traditional instruments on the streets, watch Chinese chess matches by candlelight, witness poetry readings and other traditional theatrics.

The Hoi An festival is a monthly lantern festival in Vietnam that begins as the full moon rises over Hoi An. As a part of this Vietnam festival in 2019, you can take a ride on a sampan and take part in the custom of lighting a small lantern to send down the Thu Bon River. Watch in awe as your surroundings slowly become illuminated with colors.

The lantern-lit streets of Hoi An, Vietnam

Locals pay tribute to their ancestors during this festival, setting up altars, burning incense and fake money, and offering fruit and flowers for prosperity. This is also a great time to visit a local temple, as each of the town’s pagodas are bustling with activity, you may also run into local musicians playing traditional instruments on the streets, watch Chinese chess matches by candlelight, witness poetry readings and other traditional theatrics and games such as bai choi, which is like musical bingo.

Discover the top 10 things to do in Vietnam.

The festivals and celebrations in Vietnam take place throughout the year, and this is a great chance to engage with the rich local traditions. If you’re taking a tour in the country, discovering the land through these above-mentioned Vietnam festivals in 2019 is a unique way of getting to know about the culture.

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What is an Asia trip with Enchanting Travels really like? Could it really be your trip of a lifetime? Don’t just listen to us, hear about it straight from our guest Laura Lee Coffman, who traveled in Nepal just a little while back!

Fellow Travelers,

If you would like to be pampered, speak with one of the knowledgeable and friendly agents at Enchanting Travels. They want you to enjoy yourself and have the trip to (insert destination here) that you’ve always dreamed of!

Highlights on the journey: Sunrise at the Mt. Everest viewpoint high above the village of Namche Bazar. There were tears of joy!

Nepal had always been #1 on my bucket list. I can honestly tell you that it was everything I could have imagined and more! Walter, my E.T. point of contact, really listened to me and found out what was important on this trip of a lifetime.

Since none of us spoke the language, which can be intimidating, we wanted to be “babysat” and most definitely were! E.T. was there with reliable transportation and guides that knew the area well and were extremely personable!

Highlights on the journey:

  • Sunrise at the Mt. Everest viewpoint high above the village of Namche Bazar. There were tears of joy!
  • Watching elephants stroll by as we ate our beautiful buffet breakfast at Sapana Village, outside Chitwan National Park. (Later that day we rode atop one of the gentle giants, watched them get a bath and took a canoe ride past crocodiles).
  • Sitting crossed-legged on the floor of the largest Buddhist temple in Nepal listening to monks, of all ages, chant. We were even offered butter tea! Truly AMAZING!
Namche Bazar with Ishwar and Sundeep.
Early morning photo shoot.
A cure for a toothache, the nail rock in downtown Kathmandu with our guide.
Homage to "Arnold 'Get to the choppa...' Schwarzenegger" from the film Predator.
Mt. Everest! (taken by Ishwar Rei)

Speak with a representative from this first class company. They will plan everything for you so that all you have to do is get to your destination. When I travel to Africa/South America/New Zealand etc. (in the near future), Enchanting Travels will be my first phone call!

Happy Travels!

Laura Lee Coffman

You too could set out on your very own customized and private Asia trip or enjoy tailor-made travel to other enchanting parts of our world. Get in touch with us today and we’ll plan it all for you!

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