Best things to do in Medina
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Tuesday, 23 April 2024 / Published in Asia, Destinations
Opened for tourism in 2023, visiting Medina as a Non-Muslim is a completely new experience. Let me tell you all you need to know and what the best things to do are. Welcome to Medina, a city steeped in history and spirituality, and the second holiest place in Islam after Mecca. You can call this
Best things to do in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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Tuesday, 01 August 2023 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Often overlooked due to its remote location, Ouagadougou is one of West Africa’s most dynamic and exciting capitals. Ouagadougou was my introduction to West Africa. It was the first West African capital I visited and my gateway for a road trip between Burkina Faso and Mali (I know! Not the easiest countries to travel). I
Best things to do in Niamey
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Thursday, 25 May 2023 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Being one of the less traveled capitals in the world, Niamey surprises with bustling markets, scenic river cruises, captivating cultural sites, and West African beats. When I booked my flight tickets to Niamey in Niger, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Niger has one of the worst reputations when it comes to safety, and I
Best things to do in Paramaribo, Suriname
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Thursday, 20 April 2023 / Published in America, Destinations
Whether you’re interested in nature, history, or culture, Paramaribo offers a completely different facet of South America. Here are some of the best things to do in Paramaribo. Located in the northern corner of South America, Suriname is one of the countries where even experienced travelers don’t know where to start. However, for those curious
Stabroek Market - Best things to do in Georgetown Guyana
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Wednesday, 22 March 2023 / Published in America, Destinations
Georgetown is a city full of surprises, a melting pot of cultures and cuisines that’s as diverse as it is exciting. Stepping off the plane in Georgetown, I was immediately hit by a wave of heat as intense as the city’s vibrant atmosphere. As a Colombian visiting the “Caribbean of South America,” I was curious
These are the best local activities to do in Nassau
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Wednesday, 01 March 2023 / Published in America, Destinations
Say goodbye to swimming with the dolphins and visiting the Bahamian pigs, and say hello to a more authentic side of Nassau. In contrast to the laid-back atmosphere of most of the Bahamas, Nassau stands out as the place for those looking for a thrill. It is a city located at the heart of the
Beach Burundi - Best things to do in Bujumbura
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Wednesday, 07 December 2022 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Definitely off-the-beaten-path, Bujumbura is a city that is easy to fall in love with. Burundi may not be the first country you want to explore when travelling around East Africa, but it’s definitely worth a visit. From its cultural importance to its pristine landscapes, travelling to Burundi means properly visiting “the heart of Africa”.  The