Our 10-Day Roadtrip In The Dominican Republic With The Dominican Expert : A Travel Guide

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Hello from Luperon in the Dominican Republic! If you’re new to our blog, we’ve been based here for a couple of months now together with our 2 cats and our sailboat, S/V Empress. We didn’t really plan on living here. We just went here for a Caribbean trip until we found it to be nothing less than dazzling. We just …

5 Marvelous Days In Sarajevo & Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina : Itinerary, Costs, And Tipid Tips

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Sarajevo is the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina located on the Miljacka River and surrounded by the Dinaric Alps. Apparently, this country is a melting pot of different cultures and religions which can be traced back to the Neolithic Period, beginning about 10, 200 BC. In fact, there is a street here where you can see a mosque, a synagogue, …

Crossing The Border To Somaliland: The Danger, The Process And Useful Tips

Crossing The Border To Somaliland: The Danger, The Process and Useful Tips

Kach Umandap - Howe Africa, Destination, Roadtrip & Adventure, Travel Blog, Travel Guides, VISA for Filipinos 45 Comments

As some of you may know, I have traveled around Africa for 2 months and I decided to save the most challenging country for last: SOMALILAND! This is my 95th country! Woohoo! and after hearing all the horror stories about it, I was really nervous and excited at the very same time! After almost 24 hours of travel time from …

Complete Guide to Car Rental & Driving in the Philippines (for Foreigners)

Complete Guide to Car Rental & Driving in the Philippines (for Foreigners)

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The Philippines is a beautiful country – no doubt. However, if there is one thing that needs to be improved, it has got to be the public transportation. While you can always ask the locals for directions because most Filipinos speak English, the public transportation system itself is quite hard to understand. Even the locals will have to agree with …

Honeymoon Road Trip in Florida with Visit Florida & Mazda USA

Honeymoon Road Trip in Florida with Visit Florida & Mazda USA

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In 2015, we took a 3-week road trip on the west side of Florida, but this time, we explored the eastern side! Our 2-week road trip around Florida included; The Palm Beaches, Port St. Lucie, Vero Beach, Space Coast, and Kissimmee! The best part? Mazda agreed to let us borrow and test drive not only one, but two of their latest 2017 model …

2017 Mazda 3 Grand Touring: Improved Styling, Tech, interior - Same Precise Handling

2017 Mazda 3 Grand Touring: Improved Styling, Tech, Interior – Same Precise Handling @MazdaUSA

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We drove two cars from Mazda’s 2017 lineup during our 2-week road trip in Florida where we explored the beautiful and relaxing Palm Beaches, then all the way up the east coast to Space Coast and Kissimmee. We started with the 2017 Mazda CX-5, which you can read about here. However, in this review, we will see the changes and …

4 Day Motorbike Trip in South Morocco

4 Day Adventure Motorbike Trip in Morocco #MuchMorocco

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Morocco is a country which literally has it all, it offers towering mountain ranges covered in snow, rivers flowing through deep canyons, paradise white sand beaches, the vastness of the Sahara Desert, and most importantly of all, it’s all connected together by some of the most amazing roads in the world. The perfect combination for an adventure motorbike trip in …

4 Day South Morocco Road Trip to the Atlantic Coast

4 Day South Morocco Road Trip to the Atlantic Coast #MuchMorocco

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After 4 amazing days riding a BMW F700GS motorbike through Morocco with Reda Jabri PALM ROAD, we’ve been travelling to even more amazing places, this time with a 4X4 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, courtesy of Mr Hesham of Safasud Cars in Marrakesh. Morocco Road Trip Day 1 We started on Tuesday, with a stunning 5 hour drive from Marrakesh, over the …

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Volvo XC60 Road Test Review – Road Trippin’ Miami! @VolvoUSA

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Volvo XC60 Road Test Review – Road Trippin’ Miami! After a whole month travelling around Mexico and Central America on old chicken busses – discarded relics of the US school and prison systems – we landed in Miami Airport, ready for a few days of swanky hotels, beach life and good old dose of that ‘Miami crazy’ we love so …

10 Things You Could Do on a JUCY Camper Van Road Trip on the West of USA

10 Things You Could Do on a JUCY Camper Van Road Trip on the West of USA @JUCYworld

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We’re loving our time in the United States right now, as having relied on long buses, hitch-hiking and unreliable cheap motorbikes on our journeys around Asia, South America and Europe for three years, we’ve been itching to get back behind the wheel of our own car again! We’ve both driven in our home countries and Jonathan is used to driving …

5 Tips to Survive a Road Trip in the USA

5 Tips to Survive a Road Trip in the USA

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We have spent countless hours on the road in our lives, both separately and together, as children and adults and as drivers and passengers. Long journeys by car or bus are something we have come to love and look forward to and recently we had the opportunity to do the road-trip of a lifetime – Southern California, Joshua Tree National …