Eastern Europe Packing List and Trip Preparation

Recommended Packing List Clothes T-shirts (hand washable, fast drying preferred) Shorts (hand washable, fast drying preferred) Long sleeve shirt/sweatshirt light weight jacket pants/jeans/1 dress (optional) swimsuit 1 pair very comfortable shoes/sneakers for walking Hat Umbrella Light rain jacket w/ hood Layered clothing Documents (and backup photocopies): PASSPORT Travel Insurance...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Roller

Rollers are colorful, medium sized birds which resemble crows in built and size.  The name is derived from the aerial acrobatics they do during courtship or territorial flights. Unlike the typical bird, rollers do not hop or move along perches and do not often use their feet other than for lurching and pursuing escaping prey.  Join our Botswana Cape Town group tour and catch a glimpse of the...
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Cuba Packing Suggestions and Trip Preparation

Packing List Please note, the list serves as a guideline and much depends on your personal needs. Here are some general suggestions: Passport Recommended 2 photocopies as backup Daypack/small backpack Rain protection outerwear w/hood Baseball or wide-brimmed hat Sandals Shorts, t-shirts, pair long pants, long sleeve top(s) Recommended quick-dry material Layered clothing Comfortable...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Balea Waterfall

Balea Waterfall or the Alps of Transylvania is also known as the Cascada Balea and it is located in the Fagaras Mountain in Romania. The highest step-waterfall has an altitude of 1234 meters and height of 60 meters. It is accessible via the Transfagarasan Highway. The Transfagarasan Highway is a famous road built during the 70s by military forces and cross the mountains from Transylvania to...
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Ultimate Greek Adventure with Photofly

Have you been pushing back that ultimate Greek vacation since forever?  Our Best of the Best Greek group tour is unlike any other! We’ve taken the best elements from beloved Photofly trips and added a whole lot more! You won’t find another itinerary like this one! A touch of history in Athens followed by a tour of some of the world’s most incredible mountains, lakes, villages...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Morocco Camel Tour

  Camels are used when traveling through the Sahara desert.  This is because camels can travel up to 100 miles in the hot desert without water. We were told that camels keep water in their humps but this is a misconception. These humps are filled with up to 30kg of fat which is metabolized for energy and water as and when needed.  When all the fats has been used up, the camel’s hump...
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Greece Packing Suggestions & Trip Preparation

  Weather in September/October Athens: Even though late September in Athens can produce temperatures that feel like summer, the weather starts to cool off significantly in October (especially at night). The beginning of October is characterized by warm, sun-filled days with a low chance of rain and an average daily temperature of 68°F. The middle of the month sees slightly cooler...
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Travel Photo of the Day: India and It’s People

Located in South Asia, India is the seventh largest country by area and also the second most populous country after China. Ethnically speaking, it remains as one of the most diverse countries in the world. It is also home for many religions, sects, tribes and castes.  There are also more than a dozen major and at least a hundred minor linguistic groups that call India their home.   Check out...
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A Medieval Wonderland Awaits!

Enchanting Medieval Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic  Our Eastern Europe Extravaganza was so popular last year we had to put it back on the calendar for 2020! This is an excellent adventure with so much diversity and interesting experiences, food, culture, and, of course, photography! We’ll span 3 of our favorite countries in the former “Eastern Bloc”, teeming with...
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