Language Tips & Tools to use when travelling to a foreign country!

by on August 22, 2016

One of the best things about travelling to Europe is that you get to experience a culture that is completely different from your own – you can sample new foods, see new sights and immerse yourself in the various peculiarities of a foreign destination, which is always immensely rewarding. However, the one hiccup that newly […]

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Everything you need to know: Oktoberfest 2016

What is Oktoberfest? Oktoberfest is the world’s largest folk festival, hosted each year in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. The first ever Oktoberfest was a marriage celebration for the Bavarian crown prince Ludwig and Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen on 12 October 1810. The festival date was later moved to September to allow for better weather conditions, but the […]

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Meet Carl Cronje, co-founder of Expat Explore Travel.

Expat Explore was founded over 12 years ago in London, United Kingdom. You’ve probably heard about the fascinating history or you may have read about the 15,000+ travellers who join us on our 50+ tours annually. But have you met Carl Cronje? This is the man that created the very first tour itinerary to Paris […]

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Why travelling Europe in autumn is one of the best moves you can make!

At Expat Explore we’re all about living life between the beats – in fact, the popularity of our tours can largely be ascribed to the fact that we aren’t scared to stroll down the road less travelled, which just so happens to be where we’ve found many of the gems that feature on our best-loved […]

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Explore Sofia, Bulgaria like a pro!

Bulgaria is one of the remaining European countries that is still shrouded in a proper aura of mystery. Steeped in history and dotted with incredible historical sites, this alluring destination boasts cultural influences from the Greek, Ottoman, Persian and Slavic empires. As you can imagine, this heritage has left a fascinating culture in its wake, […]

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Top Tips! Keep your money safe when travelling in Europe

Money or credit cards being stolen is worse than middle seat or jet lag.  Some people have had to cut short their travel because they have lost a large amount of cash or a credit card, which cannot be replaced or claimed from insurance. In Europe, pick-pockets target tourists and people moving around in crowded […]

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