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The Azores – One of Europe’s Best-Kept Secrets

The archipelago of the Azores, set in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, is one of the rare places on earth where you get a combination of volcanic and thermal activities, safe and picturesque villages, unique culture and heritage, and unsurpassed marine wildlife experiences all in one destination.
The Azores – One of Europe’s Best-Kept Secrets
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Choose Your Own Adventure

Active travel is one of the best ways to fully immerse yourself in a destination: to get out there and see the vistas, to experience the unfiltered sights and sounds, to breathe in the fragrances of the place. Perhaps more importantly, active travel gets you to interact with locals, and to slow down to truly discover the beauty of the destination. It provides unique perspectives that most travelers miss. And the big reward – pumping endorphins and, when done right, some of the most sumptuous and well-earned meals you will ever enjoy!
Choose Your Own Adventure
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Pedal your way through Chile’s Wine Region and Lake District

This month we have two active adventures in Chile, which allow you to experience the diverse geography of the country on two wheels! Pedaling far from traditional tourist routes, the journeys include moderate biking on paved and unpaved roads – one through the best of Chile’s wine country, and the other through the stunning Lake District.
Pedal your way through Chile’s Wine Region and Lake District
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Exciting Expeditions in Ecuador – Featuring Galapagos Islands and Cotopaxi

Happy 2017! For the new year, we’re featuring two exciting expeditions in Ecuador – A unique lodge-based adventure in the Galapagos Islands, and a trek on Cotopaxi, one of the world’s highest active volcanoes.

These journeys can be booked as stand-alone experiences, but joining these two expeditions together makes for an excellent and more comprehensive travel experience in Ecuador! The Galapagos Islands are considered one of the world’s foremost destinations for viewing wildlife, and a hike through the verdant grasslands of Cotopaxi provides majestic views of spectacular valleys, rocky mountains and volcanic glaciers – Two very different and very spectacular lenses on some of the world’s most wild and wondrous natural environments.

Exciting Expeditions in Ecuador – Featuring Galapagos Islands and Cotopaxi
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See the Stunning Remnants of Mayan History in Yucatán, Mexico, in Style

This month we’re featuring private-guided travel experiences in a unique destination that is close to home – the region of Yucatán in Mexico! 

Yucatán is a fascinating, beautiful, and relatively undiscovered region, steeped with culture, natural beauty, and stunning remnants of Mayan history. It’s a big bonus that the flight is fairly short, and Cancun Airport is very accessible! Additionally, the US State Department has no travel advisory in effect for the region.

See the Stunning Remnants of Mayan History in Yucatán, Mexico, in Style
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The Ultimate Travel Experience in Indonesia

This month we’re featuring three unforgettable itineraries in Indonesia, a country as varied as it is unique. From the Hindu-Buddhist monuments to the famous Komodo Dragons, countless deserted beaches and natural wonders grace an archipelago filled with mystique and beauty. Each of the itineraries offers a unique and diverse set of experiences in authentic and undiscovered regions of Indonesia.

The Ultimate Travel Experience in Indonesia
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Treat your Post-Labour-Day blues with a private-guided luxurious escape!

Labour Day has come and gone, but that’s no reason to feel down! Think of all the travel adventures you can plan for the year ahead. In fact, to immediately treat your post Labour Day blues, Terraficionados is featuring a last-minute private-guided luxury getaway to Nicaragua! If you travel on this luxurious escape to Nicaragua before the end of October, you will be taking advantage of an incredible promotion!
Treat your Post-Labour-Day blues with a private-guided luxurious escape!
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Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter – Start planning!

Let’s face it, Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter! With labour day fast approaching, signalling the end of Summer, it’s a great time to start planning your travel for the year ahead.

No matter which season you select for your next trip, we have a destination for you!  The Autumn is a great time to travel to Peru; in the Winter, escape to Sri Lanka for some adventure and warmth; in the Spring, we suggest China; and in the Summer, enjoy the sights and activities in Croatia.

Hopefully these featured destinations will inspire you, and you will reach out to us to start a conversation about your travel adventures for the year ahead!

Check out the ‘adventure profiles’ for Peru, Sri Lanka, China and Croatia. Of course, in all cases we can ‘soften’ and season to taste!
Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter – Start planning!
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