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5 Reasons It Is Helpful To Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro With A Guide

travel, destination, Africa, Tanzania, travel tips, traveling activitiesIf you are new to the mountaineering scene and are just starting to dip your toes into the world of high altitude hiking, we would suggest you start your climb with Mount Kilimanjaro. Mount Kilimanjaro boasts of seven routes, varying according to the length of trek, difficulty, and scenic routes. Hence, you don’t need plenty of climbing experience to summit Mount Kilimanjaro. However, it is advisable for you to hire the services of a guide when climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. Here are 5 reasons it is helpful to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro with a guide.

If you want to trek with a guide, you should climb with Kandoo Adventures. Kandoo specializes in high altitude trekking, taking weekend walkers to the world´s iconic destinations such as Mount Kilimanjaro.

Guides Are Skilled And Experienced

Contrary to popular opinion, it is not easy to become a guide. In order to become a certified guide, one has to take numerous classes, pass several exams with flying colors, read many books, and have the experience of climbing and hiking several mountainous trails. The extensive experience enables the guides to best guide you through difficult terrains. Therefore, if you get stuck or meet with an obstacle during your climb, you can bet your bottom dollar that the guide will know how to help you.

Guides Help Keep You Safe

Since the guides are well aware of the weather conditions and have extensive local terrain knowledge, they will know the safe routes towards the summit, therefore limiting your exposure to dangerous situations. In order to keep you safe, guides constantly assess the terrain and the risks associated with climbing. Continue reading

3 Reasons The Seminyak Private Villas Are The Best Place To Stay On Holiday

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In the Bali area in Indonesia, the Seminyak Private Villas are the most exquisite places to stay on a holiday. When it comes to luxury these villas are the place to be. Its beautiful location that allows interaction between the locals and tourist has proven to be an asset hence increasing the number of tourist in the place. The Seminyak villas vary from location and prices to the services they offer. Travel Freak gives you a chance to choose what is within their budget and also get to enjoy their stay in Bali.

Privacy

The Seminyak villas give one room to enjoy the privacy and quietness of the place. They offer access to private pools and also personalized living areas. The rooms, lounge and living areas to the private villas are always suited to the clients wanting so as to enhance their experience at the villa. There is Wi-Fi in all the villas hence allowing one to go about with their holiday while also communicating with others. The private villas are also good for business retreats and due to its serene environment, one is able to host and coordinate a meeting while they are miles away. The structure of the villa allows one to enjoy their own personal space as if they are in their own home.

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5​ ​Helpful​ ​Tips​ ​For​ Planning​ ​Your Honeymoon​ ​In​ ​Bali

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Bali’s sun, sea, and sand make it a great destination for tourists. It is a gorgeous tropical paradise that every beach lover must not miss. After the successful film adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert’s, Eat, Pray, Love starring the gorgeous Julia Roberts, the interest for Bali has skyrocketed, attracting millions of tourists each year from different parts of the world. And while its reputation circles around relaxation and adventure, it is also becoming one of the top honeymoon destinations in the world, and, in fact, has been considered the no. 1 honeymoon destination in 2016.

From Hollywood celebrities to famous personalities, Bali is being flocked by newly- weds, not only due to its panoramic beauty but for the entire experience it offers. How to plan your honeymoon in Bali? Follow these easy steps.

Choosing Your Location and Place to Stay

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Stretching around 5, 780 square kilometers of breath- taking beauty lined with the best coasts in the world, Bali offers lots of exciting places to stay and locations that can make your honeymoon a great experience. Choose your specific locations and learn as much as you can about it. As well, search for private villas that will serve as your love nest in the next couple of weeks. There are lots of honeymoon​ ​villas​ ​in​ ​Bali​ ​- where​ ​and​ ​how​ ​to​ ​get there? Easy. You can either find one through an online search, get recommendations or ask locals.

Plan Your Itinerary

While some judge against a planned itinerary, saying it may only spoil the fun and will limit the experience, it remains a great way to make sure you get the most of your honeymoon vacation. However, when planning, make sure to give ample time allowances for quick trips, discovering new places, and doing unplanned activities. You will this flexibility very convenient later on and will let you in on more adventures that you originally planned.

Plan A Culture Immersion

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Top 5 Experiences All Car Enthusiasts Must Attend In Their Lifetime

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For any car enthusiast, traveling to races, going to museums, driving to meetups, and chatting with other like-minded individuals can be a great way to connect with the cars, learn about modifications, and make new friends. While every hobbyist has their passion, car lovers are unique in that they will go to great lengths to experience once in a lifetime opportunities. Many of which require a great deal of travel depending on where you live in the world. This article will identify 5 experiences that all car enthusiasts should attend in their lifetime. 

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24 Hours of Le Mans

This race is the oldest sports car race that has been held annually since 1923. It takes place near Le Mans, France and it showcases some of the most highly coveted cars. It is important to note that this race is one leg of the Triple Crown of Motorsports with the other two being the Indianapolis 500 and the Monaco Grand Prix. It is the 24 Hours of Le Mans race that inspired the creation of many other famous races such as the Daytona 500 and the Nurburgring.

Daytona 500

This iconic race has been a favorite among car lovers for decades. The race is 500 miles long and is held annually in Daytona Beach, Florida in February around President’s Day. The race is highly coveted by race car drivers as it is one of four “restrictor plate” races in the NASCAR Cup series. In fact, this race is considered to be the most prestigious race on the NASCAR calendar. If you cannot attend this year as you are still saving your shiny pennies, be sure to check it out on television along with millions of viewers just like you.  Continue reading