Category Archives: Travel Journal

The inside scoop on why Egypt is still one of the hottest travel destinations

by on November 30, 2016

One of the perks of working in the travel industry is that you are privy to all sorts of insider knowledge about the hottest holiday destinations. From experience we know that overrated, crowded destinations is just not everyone’s cup of tea when it comes to travel, and some destinations are congested with tourists no matter […]

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The Vatican State: A country in the heart of Rome

by on November 27, 2016

Even though it’s the smallest country in the world (covering just over 100 acres), the Vatican City is one of the world’s most important religious sites, governed as an absolute monarchy with the pope at its head. But don’t be fooled by its small size – the country’s long and illustrious history has left it […]

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10 Reasons why traveling to Europe is a (really) good idea

by on November 25, 2016

Travelling to Europe is such an eye-opening adventure that it ought to be a subsidised rite of passage for every single person around the world. Witnessing life beyond the pond is educational, inspiring and just plain awe-inspiring. Here are some of the reasons why we get so excited about escorting travellers on coach trips around […]

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Solo Travel: 5 Reasons why you should consider it

by on November 23, 2016

We often get inquiries from people who want to know whether they will have a good time on tour with us if they came alone. Our answer is always a resounding YES! Expat Explore tours have been tailored to appeal to groups as well as solo travelers, and the coach format actually makes it a […]

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Switzerland is one of the best destinations for a winter adventure!

by on November 17, 2016

Switzerland and the Swiss Alps offer more outdoor activities than you could ever imagine! Winter in Switzerland equals snow, skiing, night sledding, snowshoeing, steaming warm cheese fondue and so much more! It must be the number one destination in Europe for outdoor activities in the midst of winter. But whether you are a winter sport […]

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Europe’s most extraordinary landmarks

by on November 17, 2016

Certain century-old European landmarks have become synonymous with a given destination.  These bucket list stalwarts are what people travel halfway around the world to see! They live up to the hype and are bound to impress even the most blasé of travellers. Come with us as we take you through some of the most extraordinary landmarks of Europe! […]

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