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Destination Guides

There is so much to see and so little time.  Whether you’re looking to experience a completely different culture, see exotic animals in their natural habitat, marvel at amazing man-made wonders, or just relax on the beach, there is a destination waiting for you.  

These destination guides will give you everything you need to know to plan your trip so that you’re prepared for anything and everything.  The information is kept concise so that you can spend less time planning and more time enjoying your trip!

If you already know where you want to go, search for the destination to see its destination guide.  But if you’re still deciding where to go, read through the different regions below to find the one that calls to you!

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Full of rich history, beautiful architecture, stunning landscapes, and amazing culture, there’s no surprise that Europe is the most-visited continent in the world!  If you’re a new traveler or simply looking for a destination with lots to see and do that also happens to be in a foreign country without too much culture shock, definitely check out this guide to Destinations in Europe!

The New World, as the Europeans called it, is fairly different from its Old World counterpart.  From catching the Northern Lights in Canada’s winter wonderlands to the lazing on the beautiful beaches of Hawaii to living it up in the famous cities of New York and Los Angeles, there is something for everyone here!  If you’re looking to experience everything that the New World has to offer, then definitely check out this guide to Destinations in North America!

If you didn’t already know, the first part of the New World discovered by Columbus was the Caribbean; maybe he was just looking for the perfect beach vacation!  If you want to follow in his footsteps and take advantage of amazing climate and stunning beaches, then the Caribbean is the place to be.  From all-inclusive resorts to private villas right on the beach, there’s no wonder people love going on vacation here.  If that sounds right up your alley, be sure to check out the Guide to the Caribbean!

With a very distinct culture and history, East Asia is for those that want to see what it’s like in a completely different part of the world without sacrificing too many of their comforts since most destinations here are all highly developed.  You can get a good feel for the Asian lifestyle while checking out amazing sights such as the Great Wall of China, the endless skyscrapers in Hong Kong, and Mount Fuji in Japan.  Check out this guide to Destinations in East Asia if that’s what you’re looking for!

Known as being a backpacker favourite due to its inexpensive food, transportation, and accommodation, Southeast Asia is for those seeking an adventure in a warm, tropical climate that is accustomed to tourism.  Emphasis on adventure as Southeast Asia can still be a bit underdeveloped outside of the main tourist hotspots, but with its beautiful beaches and instagrammable experiences and landscapes, Southeast Asia is most definitely worth the visit.  Learn more about the Destinations in Southeast Asia.

Of course, the New World wouldn’t be complete without Central & South America!  With a totally different flair to its Northern neighbour, this part of the world is not to be missed.  Amazing cuisine, beautiful landscapes, a rich history of the Mayans and the Inca, and extremely warm and friendly people make Central & South America definitely worth a visit.  If you’re looking to get out of your comfort zone, but still be treated as family, definitely check out this guide to Destinations in Central & South America!

Home to such wonders as the Pyramids of Egypt, the Dead Sea, the vast Sahara desert, and the ultra-modern new city of Dubai, the Middle East & North Africa has a lot to offer.  With some areas being very tourist-friendly and others being fairly dangerous, caution has to be taken when planning a trip to this region.  Find out more about the Destinations in the Middle East & North Africa in this guide!

Home to Australia and its little brother New Zealand, Oceania is the place to be if you want to go really far away.  Australia is known for its awesome beaches and vast outback with all kinds of interesting critters while New Zealand is known for its stunning landscapes and laid-back vibe.  Add in the tropical islands that make up the rest of Oceania such as Fiji and you’ve got a region that is full of things to see and do!  Learn more in this guide to the Destinations in Australia & Oceania.

Africa is a continent that is so diverse, you wouldn’t believe it!  From the African Savannah in Kenya to the jungles of the Congo and Madagascar to the stellar beaches of Zanzibar and the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Sub-Saharan Africa is the place to be if you want to experience Mother Earth at its finest.  If you’ve ever dreamed of seeing wild elephants, lions, and giraffes on an African safari, make sure to check out this guide to Destinations in Sub-Saharan Africa!

A lot of undiscovered places, especially in Central Asia, make this region one of the most sought-after for advanced travelers.  Known for the rich cultural experiences of India, the summits of Mount Everest and the rest of the Himalayas in Nepal, and the hidden treasures in the Stan countries, you could spend months in South & Central Asia and not get bored!  Perfect for those globetrotters that are seeking some adventure with a taste of spicy cuisine.  If that sounds good to you, be sure to check out this guide to Destinations in South & Central Asia!