Category Archives: Destinations

Travel story: Stephanie, Romario & their big moment on the Venice canal

by on July 19, 2017

Meet Stephanie and Romario, an adventure-seeking couple from South Africa who live and work in England. The pair departed on the Europe Highlights tour in 2017 to follow their dream of travelling the continent, and returned home a much tighter unit. We caught up with the happy couple to find out more about their travels […]

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Travel story: 24 years old, 40+ countries visited – I live for my travel dream

by on July 17, 2017

Meet Lubaib Gazir, an 24-year-old project engineer, adventurer and photographer from India who has visited 40+ countries, all on his own dime.  He also delivered a TEDx Youth talk about The Price and Power of Wanderlust. Lubaib completed a multi-country Europe tour in 2014. Here’s the story of how he turned his case of wanderlust and […]

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Travel Story: I travel because every experience, destination and person I meet changes me

by on July 7, 2017

Meet Martha Merrill, from New Hampshire, USA, who has with a severe case of GTD (Gotta Travel Disease). Martha booked her first tour with Expat Explore in 2015. Since then she has joined us for three more, and has two further tours booked for 2017. Savvy traveller that she is, she already has two 2018 […]

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Travel story: We ventured ‘beyond the box’ and loved it!

by on June 22, 2017

Meet Ezette and Herman van der Merwe, a couple from South Africa who treated themselves to two Expat Explore tours in two years after consciously deciding to make travel a priority in their lives. Here’s what the couple learned about Europe coach travel (and themselves) after completing the Croatian & Western Delight tour in June […]

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How to spend 24 hours in St. Petersburg, Russia

by on June 6, 2017

One of the tough parts of travelling is that you often don’t have a lot of time to discover a given destination. Take St. Petersburg in Russia for instance. It’s the second largest city of the largest country in the world! So technically you could spend weeks exploring it without running out of things to […]

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Why South Africa is now on our list of travel destinations – a chat with founders, Carl and Jakes

by on May 26, 2017

Expat Explore recently announced the launch of three brand-new South African tours! Adding to our existing 50 tours that cover 40+ countries, this is the first time Expat Explore will be offering tours of South Africa – a true milestone for the entire Expat Explore team. Founders Carl and Jakes have always dreamed of operating […]

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