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Top Ten Must-See Attractions in Africa

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Africa conjures up images of deserts and safaris, and while this is true, there are also lush landscapes and even very historical places to see in this continent. Travelers have much to explore here, and they may start with these top ten attractions that will introduce them to the beauty of the African nations. Maasia Mara National Reserve, Kenya This connects also to the Serengeti National Park, creating a huge safari destination that allows visitors to see wildlife in their natural habitat. Beyond seeing the wonderful herds and the native plant species, tourists can also take a hot-air balloon ride like no other, offering them also a view of the spectacular animals from above. Victoria Falls, Zambia This wonderful attraction has a local name that translates to “The Smoke That Thunders”, which is an attempt to explain the force of the water rushing down the waterfalls.

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Fun Activities for Beach Lovers

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Going to the beach should always be a part of anyone's summer vacation. For beach lovers, summertime can be at any time of the year. While people have different reasons to love the beach, there is more to it than just the sun, the sand, and the waters. There are loads of beaches around the world perfect for all kinds of activities. This recent feature in the Guardian newspaper is great for identifying some of the best beach adventure experiences around the world. In the meantime, to make sure you make the most out of your upcoming trip, here are 10 activities that will make you fall in love with the beach. Play beach volleyball or Frisbee Beach volleyball and frisbee are one of the most well-known sports you can play at the beach.

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10 Budget Friendly Tips to Tour Europe

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Europe may be a small continent but it’s rich in history, culture, architecture, gastronomic adventures, and a whole lot more. It’s no wonder that millions of tourists flock to the different countries that make up the bloc. But Europe has a reputation for being very expensive. Countries like Switzerland, France and the United Kingdom (see the UK budget trips in this handy article) can seem so expensive as to be out of reach of most budget travellers. But with a little knowledge, you can travel far and have a wonderful trip in this incredibly rich and diverse continent. You, too, can enjoy a tour of Europe even on a limited budget. Here are our10 budget friendly tips for an affordable and memorable holiday in Europe. 1.       Go budget travel You can easily save a lot if you travel on budget transportation.

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6 Exciting Adventure Destinations Around the World

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The falls cannot be reached easily but it still makes the list of top visited attractions not only within Venezuela but in the world. The falls are over 3,200 feet high. This highest waterfall is surrounded by a region of jungle and mountains which add adventure to the trip. Visit the waterfall and appreciate the dense yet mesmerizing jungle sceneries. Mount Snowdon, United Kingdom Mount Snowdon is one of the best adventure travel destinations in the United Kingdom. Located in Snowdonia National Park in Wales, Mount Snowdon is one of the country's highest peaks. People flock here from all over the UK to walk and climb these mountains, where stunning views of craggy mountains can be enjoyed. The area is also a popular spot for other outdoor activities. White water rafting, rock climbing, kayakaing, canyoning, zip lining, caving and surfing can all be enjoyed in and around Mount Snowdon.

5 Most Popular Skydiving Places in the World

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The scariest part of skydiving is the first few seconds you have before you jump off and out to the clouds. You feel your heart start to race and sometimes panic sets in. But when you do take that leap, you will find that there is more to the world than buildings, cars, and the internet. Skydiving makes you feel free as a bird and at the same time, it makes you grateful for the world that unfolds beneath you. There are a lot of skydiving places in the world, but here are the 5 most popular destinations where it's not just the sport that will get you giddy with excitement, but also the breathtaking scenery. Interlaken, Switzerland If you are looking for a more non-conventional way of appreciating the snow-capped Swiss Alps, then you could try skydiving at Interlaken.

What to Take Camping in Cornwall

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  One of things holding many potential campers back from their future experience in the open airs, is the concept of what to bring camping. Knowing what to induce a camping trip is essential, as it permits you to be prepared without bringing a lot of products. Keep reading for insight on what to induce a camping journey. Among the most vital parts of your Cornwall camping equipment is your outdoor tents. The outdoor tents you get ought to fit your requirements and the size of your camping celebration. If you have kids, you most likely wish to buy a large tent so they can sleep in the very same tent with you. If your kids are old, buy them their own outdoor tents so they do not have to bunk with the grownups.

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We Love the Outdoors

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Welcome to What the Hill - a new website we hope will become a valuable resource of information for anyone who loves the outdoors. In this blog we feature the latest news and reviews about camping and outdoor like in the UK and around the world. Get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Please share this site. To whet you're appetite take a peek at this very funny clip from a British television programme. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvtbmSN5DMg

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