Overcoming Fear and Making a Shark Movie in Guadalupe Island, Mexico

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Maurice D. Valentine is in Mexico on a mission: to meet the Great White Sharks at Guadalupe Island and make a movie about it. But first he’ll have to face his his fears, confront his own misconceptions, and figure out how to film it all without blocking his camera with air-bubbles.

Seeing the Amazon from an Amerindian Perspective

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What if your next family vacation could include trekking, birding and learning about Amerindian culture in Guyana and help save the rainforest? Vickie Lillo shares her family’s experience exploring the Amazon and the information you need to do the same.

I’m Leaving the Country if XXX Gets Elected!

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Jenn Miller contemplates why so many Americans are considering moving abroad pending the upcoming election results, shares a few possible solutions, and finally makes the case for staying home and being a part of change for the better.

Why You Should Ignore Everything You’ve Heard & Go to Colombia

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If you’re basing everything you know about Colombia on what the media tells you, then it’s time to listen to someone who’s actually been there. Adam Seper loved his time in Colombia, and is here to tell you why you should forget the stereotypes about the country and book a trip today.

8 Ways to Enjoy the Best of Eastern Europe in Budapest

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Are you looking for a more authentic-feeling alternative to Prague’s overpriced restaurants and accommodation and its theme park feel? Here are eight reasons why you should skip out on the Czech Capital and visit Budapest now.

7 Surprising Things You Can Do in Southern Russia

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Is cold and snowy Russia just a myth? In the south does it really get warm enough to grow wine ? Is borsch red or green? Find the answers in Irina Sazonova’s list of seven (surprising) things you can do in Southern Russia.

Five Unique Ukrainian Holiday Traditions You’ll Love

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From kicking your boots off to find out about your love life to celebrating New Year’s twice, Oksana Arkhypchuk explores unusual holiday traditions that can still be witnessed in rural villages around Ukraine.

The Amazing Coastal Towns of Croatia

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Mattie Bamman recommends his favorite towns, pebble beaches, crashing waterfalls, and spicy foods along Croatia’s coast.

8 Spectacular Locations in Romania Worth Discovering Up Close

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Lavinia Patrusco shares eight places in Romania to add to your itinerary–think dramatic natural scenery, picturesque villages, and historic ruins to rival any elsewhere in Europe–all of them well worth carving out a few days on your trip.

Why You Should Ignore Everything You’ve Heard and Go to Belarus

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Belarus may be one of the least visited of the former Soviet republics, but Katie Aune explains why you should ignore everything you’ve heard and add Belarus to your next Eastern European itinerary.