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Playa Del Carmen Food Tour – Discovering Authentic Mexican Flavors

Pozole at Mi Abuelita

Tex Mex is so delicious; we had been eating it by the bucket load in the United States. But we were now in Mexico and I wanted to further explore the local cuisine. I knew I couldn’t find that on the popular and touristy 5th Avenue in Playa Del Carmen, so I found the Viator […]

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September 2, 2016 by | Comments Off on Playa Del Carmen Food Tour – Discovering Authentic Mexican Flavors

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Why Viator

About Viator Viator, a TripAdvisor company, is the leading global tours and activities provider for travelers. We offer online and mobile access to thousands of curated trip activities — including tours, attractions, shore excursions and private guides — in more than 2,300 destinations world wide. In-house travel experts work with trusted local operators to ensure […]

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July 8, 2016 by | Comments Off on Global Affiliation

Getting an Inside Look on a Monument Valley Safari

Sunrise over the Mittens

A 14-mile dirt road through Monument Valley reveals well-known locations including the Mittens, Three Sisters, John Ford’s Point and Totem Pole. But to discover the real treasures, you need a native Navajo guide to lead you deeper into Mystery Valley, Hunts Mesa, Ear of the Wind and more. And that’s where our Lower Monument Valley […]

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June 8, 2016 by | Comments Off on Getting an Inside Look on a Monument Valley Safari

Two Countries, One Trip: How to See More on Your Next Vacation

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Even if you’re not the kind of traveler who wants to check off as many destinations as possible in a week-long vacation, you might get restless staying in one place for that long. With some cities, you not only have the option of visiting another region, you can also stamp your passport by going to […]

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February 24, 2016 by | Comments Off on Two Countries, One Trip: How to See More on Your Next Vacation

12 of the Best Places to Go for Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year is the most important holiday on the Chinese lunar calendar – and because of its vibrant public events, we can join in on the fun as well! In 2016 it’s on February 8, but the celebrations start on February 7, or New Year’s Eve, and can go through February 22, known as […]

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January 20, 2016 by | Comments Off on 12 of the Best Places to Go for Chinese New Year

Best Countries for Tea Lovers

Tea time in Morocco

Tea may have just started gaining popularity in North America and Western Europe, but in the rest of the world it’s been a household staple for centuries. It doesn’t matter whether locals refer to it as “cha,” “tee,” “the,” “cay” or “tea,” whether the brew is black, green, white or red; local tea traditions are […]

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January 7, 2016 by | Comments Off on Best Countries for Tea Lovers

50 Amazing Places to Go in 2016

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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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January 5, 2016 by | 24 Comments

Top 25 Things to Do in Europe: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

Skip the line to see Gaudi's La Sagrada Familia.

You’ll find all kinds of activities and sights listed here, including skip-the-line access to major attractions, castle and palace tours, cabaret shows, ancient wonders and more. Join us for this tour of the Top 25 Things to Do in Europe in 2016!

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December 30, 2015 by | 7 Comments

Top 25 Things to Do in North America: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

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You’ll find all kinds of activities listed below, including historic exploration in Cancun and Washington, D.C., enjoying the great outdoors in British Columbia and Miami, and acting like a kid again in Orlando and San Diego. Join us for this tour of the Top 25 Things to Do in North America!

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December 29, 2015 by | 1 Comment

7 Amazing Places to Ring in New Year’s on the Beach

New Year's Eve fireworks at Copacabana Beach in Rio

Eating, drinking and dancing. These are three activities that define New Year’s Eve across the globe. But some people do them wearing winter jackets, while others get to feel the sand between their toes as the fireworks go off. Do you want to be one of the latter? Then spend December 31 at one of […]

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December 29, 2015 by | Comments Off on 7 Amazing Places to Ring in New Year’s on the Beach