Archive | March, 2015

Out of Office: Katie Explores the History of Wales

The Wales Coastal Path

Viator’s team of travel insiders is obsessed with finding the best things to do everywhere we travel. From traditional tours to once-in-a-lifetime experiences, everywhere from Australia to Zimbabwe, we spend our time scouring the globe for the best tours and activities around the world. Whether traveling for work or pleasure (or both!) our staff members […]

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March 30, 2015 by | Comments Off on Out of Office: Katie Explores the History of Wales

Six Awesome Things to Do in Copan, Honduras

Luna Jaguar Hot Spring

While day trips to the archaeological site of Copán are common from Guatemala City and Antigua, the nearby city of Copán itself is also an option for travelers who want to stay close to the Maya site. Copán Ruinas offers several hotels in town, and these provide easy access to other nearby attractions. If you’re […]

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March 27, 2015 by | Comments Off on Six Awesome Things to Do in Copan, Honduras

Europe’s Cheapest Cities This Year

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You’ve heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it’s been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you visit to make the most of the strong dollar?

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8 Reasons to Visit Belfast Now

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The time of ‘The Troubles’ has passed, and Belfast no longer tops the Travel Advisory List where it was once lumped with Beirut, Baghdad, and Bosnia. This Northern Ireland city is busy redefining itself and here are eight reasons to witness Belfast’s dynamic comeback now.

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8 Most Extreme Florida Adventures

Go hang gliding!

Florida isn’t just about relaxing on the beach, margarita in hand, toe-tapping to Jimmy Buffet. It’s also one of the country’s premier destinations for extreme, once-in-a-lifetime experiences. From shark diving in the Florida Keys, to racing a Lamborghini in Miami, to skydiving in Tampa, there’s no shortage of adventure opportunities. Here are just eight of […]

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7 of the Best SCUBA Diving spots in Southeast Asia

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Many visitors to Southeast Asia take advantage of the amazing SCUBA diving available and either get certified, take a liveaboard diving trip to maximize underwater time, plan the entire vacation around fabulous diving spots, or all three. When it comes to clear, warm waters, vibrant corals and underwater diversity showcasing both large and micro ocean […]

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Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles

Point Dume State Beach and Preserve

The 450-mile stretch between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America’s most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains, and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California coast.

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March Top Photos of the Month: The Luck of the Irish

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Take in the beautiful sites of Ireland with Viator’s March Top Photos of the Month!

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March 16, 2015 by | Comments Off on March Top Photos of the Month: The Luck of the Irish

Instagram Contest: ‘Spring Break’ Photo Contest

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Spring is almost in full swing which means Spring Break 2015 is upon us! Are you beach bumming on tropical island or camping in Mother Nature’s finest forests? Maybe you’re exploring your new favorite city? Whatever your spring break plans, we’d love to know! Snap a photo and share them with us on Instagram for […]

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Discovering Coffee Culture in Nicaragua

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Coffee has played an important role in Nicaragua since its arrival in the 1800’s. Large-scale coffee crops started making an appearance in the 1850’s and by 1870, coffee was the primary export crop of Nicaragua. According to the Equal Exchange Co-op, whose mission is to foster mutually beneficial relationships between farmers and consumers, more than […]

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March 11, 2015 by | Comments Off on Discovering Coffee Culture in Nicaragua