It is home to glistening white beaches, coconut palms swaying in the breeze, beautiful coral reefs, and rugged volcanic islands rising out of the blue ocean.
Oceania is a vast, arbitrarily defined expanse of the world where the Pacific Ocean – rather than land borders – connects the nations.
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Spread across a large area, this destination is nothing if not diverse. Choosing a single place to focus your time, that is a true challenge. There are attractions everywhere so be ready to come back another day, and after some time here, that’s exactly what you’ll want to do. Exploring the Area The biggest cities are along the coast. History …
Planning a Trip
Visas Check with the appropriate consulate or embassy in your country to find out if you will need a visa to visit the country of your destination, especially for an extended period of time. Some countries have extremely detailed and complicated entry/departure laws, and treat visits of a week or two very differently from longer stays. Money If you’re traveling …
A perfect city for exploring on foot with a shop around every corner. Much of the inner city can be walked without trouble, however, in parts walking include crowds, uneven streets, heavy traffic, and skinny sidewalks. If that’s a problem, there are plenty of taxi’s to ride in and scooters to rent. How to Travel Subway – The metro is the …
History & Culture
Early History Home to years of history, which stretched far and wide. Due to the characteristic weather, the earliest explorers completely bypassed the area. The first settlement in the area was founded 1770 as a mission community. In addition to the mission, a military fort was built. Upon gaining independence, the area grew quickly. The old system gradually came to …
Take a look at each of our stunning locations and imagine yourself there: Lakes and Mountains Stay in our four star lakeside accommodation, whether you choose one of our log chalets or a contemporary apartment, you will look over stunning views of the valley. Perhaps go for a gentle stroll around the local village, a refreshing swim in the beautifully …
The cost of gorilla treks still remains area of debt and whether what is paid is worth it or not is what most travelers are left asking. However, in reality trekking mountain gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda or the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is worth the money, your time and the energies you invest on it. It is such …Continue reading
Flying to Rwanda and tracking mountain gorillas in Uganda is the in-thing for many tourists who cannot manage to pay US$1500 for the hiked gorilla permits. When the Rwanda development Board increased the price of a gorilla permit from US$750 to US$1500, many travelers who initially had plans of tracking gorillas in Rwanda were left with the only option of …Continue reading
In 2012, I went to Tanzania with Vanessa from The Saturdays, to see how money raised through Sport Relief is being spent. We didn’t go to any hospitals or see anything particularly tough, but Marvin did during a trip to Uganda that year with JLS. So when we were asked as a couple to travel to Kenya this year, Marvin …Continue reading