PhotoFly Travel Blog

This page will be used for future blog posts by myself and members about our trips, travel advice, travel stories, etc….

Travel Photo of the Day: Wildlife on Kenya Safari Trip

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in Photography Travel Blog, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

Have you joined our Kenya Safari trip yet? Traveling to the northern part of the country will allow us to see some of the unique wildlife in the World. Common sightings of elephant and lion will be at the top of our list during this “photographic hunt” along with Kenya’s ‘northern five’; oryx, reticulated giraffe, gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, and lesser kudu. The reticulated giraffe (seen in the above image) is a subspecies of giraffe native to the Horn of Africa. It lives in Somalia, southern Ethiopia, and northern Kenya. There are...

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Should You Join the Breathtaking Seychelles Group Tours?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

The Seychelles is home to one of the most diverse landscapes in the world, with the archipelago consisting of 115 granite and coral islands and offering a scenic convergence of rich forests and the breathtaking cerulean ocean. Although it is primarily famous for its tranquil and pristine beaches, the archipelago provides its visitors with activities as diverse as its topography, making the Seychelles group tours an adventure-filled experience. Of the 115 islands, 16 currently offer accommodation, ensuring all Seychelles tours turn out to be a...

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Take a Peek at Asia with Laos Group Tours

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

Solo travelers and tourists who joined small group tours will certainly experience a blast from the past and a taste of entire Southeast Asia in a single bite when they sign up for Laos group tours. Officially called the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Laos measures at 237,955 km² and lies in the heart of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia. It is surrounded by Myanmar, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand, which explains its vast cultural heritage. Forget about the rest if looking for Asia adventure tours because Laos...

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Off the Path New Zealand Destinations for Small Group Tours

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

Amazing landscapes, unique wildlife and great off the path trips are just some of the reasons why someone would consider going to New Zealand for a well-deserved vacation. Every year, over 3,5 million tourists come to New Zealand for an amazing time, most of them being part of small group tours in search for off the path destinations. The country may be famous for their Rugby team, and the 150+ locations used for filming “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy but tourists can also have a fantastic time visiting other landmarks such as the...

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Australia Packing List

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Packing Lists, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

Australia Packing List & Trip Preparation We’ll be moving around throughout the tour and there are luggage restrictions for our included domestic flights (see below). Please do your best to keep your luggage to 1 medium sized suitcase & 1 smaller carry on size. An additional backpack/camera bag is also OK. Domestic Flight Luggage Restrictions Checked Bags: Checked baggage limit is 20 kg (44 pounds) for our domestic flights so make sure you do not go over this limit on your international flights. Please note that Baggage allowance...

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Exotic Madagascar Safaris & Group Tours

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

Madagascar will put even a well-traveled person in awe because 80% of its flora and fauna can’t be found anywhere else on Earth, making Madagascar group tours a popular search term online. Madagascar safaris aren’t just for daredevil solo travelers but for families or friends who want to experience a unique nature escapade. The island, being the fourth largest in the world, boasts of a wide array of animal species – from chameleons to reptiles to more than 50 various types of lemurs, and more. It also features beautiful...

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Packing Tips: How To Pack The Right Way

Posted by on May 13, 2016 in Packing Lists, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

Have you ever been on a camping trip and forgot to bring the most important thing of all: spare batteries! Nowadays, it is all about pictures or it did not happen. No matter how wild your tale may sound, if you have couple of shots to prove it, you are in for business. But all of this is pretty much downright impossible if you forgot to bring spare batteries for the camera, or more likely nowadays your power bank. Why not charge your phone/camera at the car? Because if you can camp near your car, it isn’t really camping. Ideally you want...

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Travel Photo of the Day: Vibrancy at Wai-O-Tapu, New Zealand

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in Photography Travel Blog, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

In honor of our upcoming New Zealand group tours to the North and South Islands, this is one of our favorite images from the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, located in Rotorua on the North Island. We took this shot many years ago doing initial research for this adventure and knew immediately the need to share this photographer’s paradise with our travel club members. Can’t wait to bring new and old travel buddies to this amazing & diverse island country! So many amazing photographs for everyone to capture...

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Greece Lightening Storm!

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Travel Blog Posts, Trip Videos | 1 comment

On our travel club’s group tour to Greece we didn’t expect to experience an epic lightning storm like this one! After exploring the mainland for a few days, we boarded our sailing catamarans and island hopped the Cyclades. While spending 2 nights in Mykonos we got stuck in this spectacular lightning storm at dinner. Check out some of these lightning bolts in slow motion and join us next time on our Greece sailing group...

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Greek Island Hopping: Swimming off the boat!

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015 in Travel Blog Posts, Trip Videos | 0 comments

We had an awesome adventure exploring Greece with our travel club in 2015 and can’t wait to plan another trip for next year. After a few days exploring the ancient ruins in Athens and amazing pinnacle mountains & monasteries of Meteora, we hopped on our 40 ft catamarans and took off to sail the Cyclades, the world renowned set of islands just off Greece’s southern coast. From Kythnos to the world famous Mykonos we sailed to 4 of the best islands in this region and had many adventures on each one. We shot this video in a...

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