So much has been written about Everest Base Camp Treks that it is hard to provide some original thinking on the topic. But, this did not stop me from trying. I reflected much on my experience and listed insights I felt could benefit those considering this epic Expedition.
By Russ & Rebecca Booking a journey to an iconic location, like Egypt, can be an interesting process to say the least. Prior to traveling, we heard “Be Careful” or “Are you sure it’s SAFE to go there?” from nearly everyone. But …
The buzzing metropolis of Bangkok has been the capital city of Thailand since it was moved from Ayutthaya after the Burmese invasion in 1768.
The only remaining structure of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The Great Pyramid of Khufu in Giza, Cairo is the oldest structure in existence and it is so advanced, even using modern technology, it can’t be duplicated today.
This monumental temple complex was built by King Ramses II (c.1279-1213 B.C.E.) in what was once known as ancient Nubia, as a demonstration of both his worldly and divine power. He was the most prolific pharaoh in terms of building works, and a highly accomplished military leader.
One of the major tourist attractions in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Pehn, is the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. This former high school was converted into a Khmer Rouge prison in 1975 and was used for the holding, interrogation and extermination of more than 17,000 inmates in the 4 years that it was open.
Train travel in India can be one of the most rewarding and interesting ways to travel the country as you see an enormous amount of typical Indian life and countryside as you go along.