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Exploring Brussels with a Chocolate Walking Tour and Workshop

January 12, 2015

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At our chocolate workshop

When in Belgium, eat as the Belgians do – which, if tourist lore is to be believed, is a diet consisting of fries and waffles, washed down with beer and polished off with a buffet of chocolate. And so I had two goals when I arrived in Brussels. To try all the local delicacies on […]

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Panama City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

February 20, 2014

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Panama City Hop-on Hop-Off Tour

Panama City is famous for a lot of wonderful things, like engineering marvel that is the Panama Canal, the beauty that is the city skyline, and the historical gem that is the UNESCO-recognized old town. It’s also famous for some not-so-wonderful things, like unscrupulous taxi drivers and mind-numbing traffic.

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Lima Market Tour and Pisco Sour Lesson

January 23, 2014

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Pisco Sour lesson in Lima

When in Peru, drink as the Peruvians do – that’s how the saying goes, right? That’s the theory travel buddy Zoe and I were operating under when we signed up for the Lima Market Tour and Pisco Sour Lesson. Pisco has been a part of Peru since the Spanish invasion, when colonizers attempted to make […]

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Taking a Cruise Down the Amazon River

December 12, 2013

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Though it was already dark by the time we arrived at the pier in Nauta, The Aria looked beautiful lit up at night. As soon as we embarked, I ran straight for my cabin and resisted the urge to jump joyously on the bed. The interior design was simple and modern, and accentuated the large […]

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Tagaytay Ridge Tour in the Philippines

June 7, 2013

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For many travelers, the best part about a big, hectic, twelve-million-inhabitant Southeast Asian city like Manila is leaving it. But even for those with a taste for urban chaos, a day trip to the surrounding areas can provide a breathe of fresh air and a new dose of cultural perspective.

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Las Vegas Night Strip Helicopter Tour

January 4, 2013

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As the sun sets on Las Vegas, the slumbering city comes to life. Glittery lights blink awake, the volume of competing music from different venues increases and the sounds of laughter and slot machines fill the air. When darkness falls, Vegas rises. That’s what makes the Las Vegas Night Strip Helicopter Tour such a great […]

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50 Amazing Places to Go in 2016

January 5, 2016



Where will you go in 2016? We can’t plan your vacations for you, but we can certainly help you narrow your wish list of destinations with our annual Top 50 Travel Destinations list. No, we don’t propose that you visit all 50 in a year – although, hey, that’s an admirable goal – merely that […]

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Top 25 Travel Blogs: 2015 Viator Travel Awards

December 23, 2014


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Sometimes it seems like there’s a new travel blog getting started every twelve seconds, so it’s understandable that some get lost in the shuffle. The ones that stand out, though, can do so for a variety of reasons – as this list of our top 25 favorite travel blogs shows.

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Meet the 2015 Viator Blogger Ambassadors

April 21, 2014



We want you to feel like you’re traveling with an insider, everywhere you go, every time you travel. That’s our main goal here at Viator. And to keep bringing you more insider knowledge of destinations around the world, we’re working with a team of Viator Ambassadors, expert travel bloggers who’ve been around the block (and […]

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