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Things We Learned About Travel And Cruising During The COVID-19 Pandemic – Retirement Travel Article

Things We Learned About Travel And Cruising During The COVID-19 Pandemic So Many Lessons Learned About Travel And Cruising During The COVID-19 Pandemic We were just two of many who learned a lot about travel and cruising during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of these lessons will carry forward to any trip we plan going forward. It will take awhile before we feel completely safe about travelling. And our diligence when we travel will be higher. We Were Cruising South America When…

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HATS OFF TO PANAMÁ! …MORE THAN JUST A CANAL. – Travel Article

“Panamá, Panamá, where for art thou IS PANAMÁ“? I utilise parts of this famous Shakespearean phrase to describe this Central American country because hardly anyone I come across knows where it is! Do YOU?Basically, Panamá is the long strip of country which links North America to South America, separates the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean, is well known for its white, wide brimmed straw hats, the famous man made canal used for its bustling import/export sea trade and, more…

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South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic – Retirement Travel Article

South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest3 Who Would Know We Would Be South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic When we left home on Jan 10, who would have known we would be South America cruising when COVID-19 became a pandemic! For those of you not following RetiredAndTravelling on social media, the last you may have heard was when we set sail to cruise around South America for two months. We are…

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11 Things You Need To Know Before Visiting Colombia, South America – USA Travel Article

11 Things You Need To Know Before Visiting Colombia, South America This post may contain affiliate links. We may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase. Read Disclosure. Thinking about visiting Colombia? It’s a stunning country, with so much to offer – from amazing hiking trails to incredibly gorgeous white sand beaches.But, as with any new place you visit, it’s important to adequately prepare yourself for the upcoming trip.SalentoTravel to Colombia is very…

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A Luxury Galapagos Cruise is an Amazing Lifetime Adventure – Retirement Travel Article

A Luxury Galapagos Cruise is an Amazing Lifetime Adventure Have you ever thought about taking a Galapagos cruise? Like probably many people, we have dreamed of visiting the Galapagos all our lives. We love nature and animals. Additionally, we had heard that the animals of the Galapagos have no fear of humans, so this increased our desire to visit. The Galapagos is one of the most biodiverse places on the planet and home to an incredible array of wildlife that…

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An Expert’s Guide to The Inca Trail – USA Travel Article

An Expert’s Guide to The Inca Trail In this guide to trekking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, you’ll learn exactly what to expect, what to pack for the Inca Trail, which tour operator to choose and more. Nick and I hiked the Classic Inca Trail Trek for 5 days and had a very positive experience. You will too — if you’re properly prepared.  The Machu Picchu hike starts at KM 82 in the Sacred Valley near the Urubamba River,…

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Follow Us As We Travel – South America Cruise Plans – Retirement Travel Article

Follow Us As We Travel – South America Cruise Plans Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest1 Our South America Cruise Plans We are excited to start our 2020 travels by sharing our South America cruise plans. Our cruise starts in Miami. We get a few Caribbean stops on our way south. And then head up the Amazon River in Brazil. We cruise down along Brazil and head into Argentina. There is one port in the Falkland Islands. The ship sails around…

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Museums, Markets & Much More! – Travel Article

Here are the Top Things to Do in São Paulo BrazilThanks to its busy international airport, São Paulo is a popular entry point for visitors to Brazil. And yet, São Paulo sightseeing doesn’t make it onto many Brazil travel bucket lists.Everyone wants to see the famous beaches of Rio de Janiero and the spetacular waterfalls of Iguaçu, but São Paulo attractions are a bit of a mystery.As I booked my flight to the largest city in Brazil, I wondered, what…

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