We established off on our travels with goals, and return with memories that previous a life time.
Now, as we in the vicinity of the stop of what would have been the 2020 vacation time, we have all been by means of a 12 months like no other. Even though the world-wide pandemic has resulted in so many delayed travel plans and trips, it has not stopped us from recalling the magic of our previous travels – nor dreaming about in which we will go in the potential.
In excess of these previous months we have read from numerous company who have been flipping by means of their scrapbooks and photos, reliving individuals reminiscences, recalling locations they’ve frequented and folks they’ve satisfied via their travels with TTCs manufacturers. That encouraged us, in convert, to glimpse as a result of letters, email messages, shared remarks and postings that have arrive through on social media, from our friends sharing the stories of their journeys.
This thirty day period, in honor of Earth Tourism Working day on September 27 and TTC’s 100th anniversary, we assumed it fitting to share a couple of of all those stories from various of the brand names (those people not integrated in our September online video – please have a seem specifically beneath this put up if you have not observed it nevertheless) – tales and pics that remind us why we do what we do.
Much as we have skipped you this calendar year, we very much glimpse forward to serving you in the coming yr – and for generations to appear.
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Tales from TTC Visitors
Our time in Tanzania in the bush and on game drives was spectacular! We observed all five of the large video game animals: African elephant, leopard, lion, Cape buffalo, and Black rhinoceros. Witnessed the wildebeest migration along with herds of zebra, elephants, and impalas. Our driver Salim was wonderful as he traversed just about unattainable roadways due to the fact of the rain. He was experienced about flora and fauna as well as spotting animals in the wild. He could recognize any creature be it winged or footed.
Because of COVID-19 our go to to Victoria Falls was canceled due to closed borders and canceled return flights. We are most grateful to Meggan and her group at African Travel, Inc., John and Erick, Salim, Mohamed, and Leopard Tours for securing our flights and transfers and receiving us to the airport in time!
Erick went above and past, keeping at the resort and sleeping in his motor vehicle to be sure he learned of any flight changes in a timely manner. We couldn’t maybe say sufficient to thank all who produced certain we arrived residence properly – thank you all!
– Cathy and Fred
From Brendan Vacations – #MyBrendanStory
Adventurous hikes and perfect sights. You have received to go the Fantastic Glen Way.
A single of my happiest times yet… Ireland is a state I’ve often dreamt of traveling to and I’ve entirely fallen for.
The Celtic Isles of Eire and Scotland are dwelling to centuries of myths and legends, and all who check out in this article compose a chapter in our story. What will yours be?
– Brendan Vacations
I have often longed to vacation to India but journey on my have conditions and see the genuine India, checking out the paths fewer traveled. Becoming a solo traveler, I was a little bit apprehensive, but I was so delighted to find Adventure Planet Journey. Your team listened and gave so significantly skilled information to make a excursion just for me. The boutique inns I stayed at ended up so one of a kind and gorgeous and my personal guideline Ananya was beyond remarkable. I will cherish this trip…
Our vacation was fantastic! Arms down, the ideal section was our guidebook Sheila, she was hilarious, very professional, and definitely manufactured this journey unique for us. It was also very perfectly structured, safe, and hygienic through the Covid-19 pandemic. Extremely recommend Evan Evans day excursions from London…. 10/10!
Mel was a excellent tour guideline! He was pretty professional, witty and just an overall gem! We have booked a lot of tours in other international locations and cities we’ve frequented but this just one was by much the best! All the things ran effortlessly, we acquired so a lot about the historical past of London and outside of and we are tremendous grateful to Evan Evans for providing us with these kinds of a pretty time on our initial excursion to London! We will absolutely be recommending to our friends again house!
Our vacation was wonderful! We experienced the best time – all of our accommodations have been great and we cannot hold out to go back again to Africa – I am currently preparing a tentative time to go again :). Cape Town was excellent – we frequented Table Mountain and the Botanical Gardens. The recommendation to stay in Franschhoek was genuinely appreciated – we loved it so substantially. It was so attractive there and all of the wineries had been amazing.
Kapama was an amazing safari encounter – we observed the Significant 5 (multiple occasions) and plenty of other animals and our guide/tracker went earlier mentioned and beyond for our group. Mozambique was wonderful and Dugong was a ideal enjoyable silent way to conclude our vacation. Thank you for anything! We will definitely contact Lion World when we approach our return vacation to Africa!
The excursion to Egypt was superb! Just about every element was incredible and we really take pleasure in the time you took to assist us set it all alongside one another. The accommodations ended up all initial course, the transfers and personal consideration from your team was helpful and efficient. Mohammed in Cairo was great and unbelievably beneficial as was anyone we fulfilled from the staff. A incredibly perfectly-run business.
Wa’el, our manual, could not have been far better. His expertise of Egypt, equally historical and latest, was over and above examine – not to mention he’s also a pretty superior Iphone photographer! We trustworthy him proper away once he instructed us that we experienced to depart at 6:30am to get to Giza and the Pyramids. We have been the to start with people today there and experienced the extraordinary experience of becoming the ONLY Folks inside of the Excellent Pyramid burial chamber. We even conquer the guard who was intended to be in there! Over-all, I’d level our excursion with 5 stars out of 5. This is our second Lion Entire world Journey excursion, we absolutely take into consideration ourselves “repeat customers” and will reserve with you all over again.
– Ryan & Jess
Just arrived back again from Beach locations and Reefs trip in Australia and would fly back again tomorrow if I could! It’s the very best time I’ve ever had on a holiday break and could not believe that how substantially we did. Our vacation supervisor Jayne was just outstanding, she was so pleasant, useful, and just such a good person to be all-around! Jayne’s understanding and historical past of Oz was just wonderful and just confirmed how passionate she was about her work. If you want to see as a great deal as you can in Oz in a smaller sum of time, I would 100% advocate this excursion! Thanks, Contiki, for the best vacation of a lifetime – and just can’t wait around to book once more!
Contiki Asia was The Best Holiday getaway I have at any time had! Amazing places, people, and trip manager! Ole was unquestionably amazing. She was so practical and lovely and honestly could not do enough for you. She was genuinely insightful and evidently understood a good deal about the distinct locations we visited… I also preferred that we had a selection of routines this sort of as the elephant sanctuary or the temples. The nightlife in all spots was great and the weather was exceptional every single working day. It was so amazing to meet up with like-minded men and women from all above the environment – persons I will keep in touch with endlessly!