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10 Best Hikes In Asia

For those who love exploring culture and enjoy a physical challenge, hiking in Asia is the perfect activity. This guide to the 10 best hikes in Asia will also aid you in the decision-making process. From

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Best Time To Trek To Everest Base Camp

Mount Everest is not only the tallest mountain in the world, but the most iconic. It’s dizzy heights are renowned around the globe, making it Nepal’s most popular trek. So, if you’re planning on

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11 Best Hikes In South America

South America can be an addictive place to travel in. The Andean peaks, the Incan ruins and the Amazonian rainforest make it a unique and charming place to be. For the adventure lover, hiking in South

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Top 10 Everest Base Camp Trek Tips

If you have a trip to the tallest mountain in the world planned, you’re undoubtedly looking for insight on Everest Base Camp trek tips. And rightly so – it is a mammoth challenge! The Everest Base

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Kilimanjaro Vs Everest Base Camp: Key Things To Consider

For trekking enthusiasts, the Kilimanjaro vs Everest Base Camp (EBC) decision is one of the hardest. After all, both are giants and extremely attractive trips. There are many different things to consider

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K2 Winter Ascent – An Impossible Dream? (Updated)

When we think of the 8000ers, the world’s 14 highest mountains, we often think that all the major challenges have long been overcome, that these 14 giants are becoming increasingly commercialised,

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Hiking In Spain – 5 Epic Trails (With Videos)

Spain provides some of the best hiking trails in the world with its varied landscapes, mountain ranges and well-maintained trails. Whether you are a highly skilled hiker or just looking for a new experience,

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Kilimanjaro Climb Cost – Informative Overview

Climbing Kilimanjaro does not come cheap and you can expect your trip to cost between $3000 and $6000 including everything. The cheapest option may not always be the best options. The cost will vary based

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Chicago Hiking

Hiking Near Chicago – 5 Best Trails (With Videos)

When you think of Chicago, you don’t necessarily think of great hiking spots, but if you’re willing to travel outside the bounds of the city some spectacular US hiking opportunities await you. Experience

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Chile Launches A New Epic Patagonia Route

Chile has recently launched a brand-new hiking trail in the gorgeous, but rugged Patagonian Mountains. This 1,700-mile trail encompasses three existing hiking trails, extending from Puerto Montt to Cape

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