PhotoFly Travel Blog

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

Picture of the Day: Galapagos Crab

Posted by on Oct 14, 2018 in Photography Travel Blog, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

Sally Lightfoot crabs are brightly-coloured coastal scavengers, found in the Galapagos Islands and across the western coast of South and Central America. They can be seen feeding in large groups on most beaches and in shallow water all around the Islands. Primarily during the day time, at all times of year. If you want to experience them live, join our Galapagos group...

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Spain Group Tours: a Marriage of History, Culture, and Adventure

Posted by on Oct 12, 2018 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

A lot of things come to mind when one thinks of Spain. If we are to take a guess, you are most probably envisioning Spain’s distinct cuisine, jaw-dropping architecture, and lively culture. Truly, this country has everything any traveler would want to experience. Spain group tours are not complete without trying out tapas (chorizo, tortillas, and patatas bravas…), visiting centuries-old buildings in Barcelona, dancing the flamenco, and running with the bulls. And if you time your trip right, you might be able to catch Spain’s answer...

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China: Packing List & Trip Preparation

Posted by on Sep 29, 2018 in Packing Lists, Travel Blog Posts | 0 comments

Packing/Luggage Navigating China is much easier when we travel light. We’ll be moving around throughout the adventure frequently and taking a combination of flights, trains, and vehicles from destination to destination. Unfortunately, Chinese bullet trains and train stations do not cater to travelers with lots of luggage. Furthermore, many boutique hotels do not have elevators and require walking up stairs with your luggage (only some of them have porters). What do we define as “a lot of luggage”? Anything more than a medium rolling...

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Treat your senses: Morocco Group Tours

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in Travel Blog Posts, Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

When one thinks of Morocco, perhaps images of the bustling traders of Marrakech come to mind. However, the real Morocco is so much more than just that. Morocco is the land of rich vibrant colors, arousing aromas, and age-old traditions set against spectacular mountains, expansive deserts, and extended coastlines. Add in the country’s rich history and fusion of cultures and the unique mixture of French and Arabic languages, and you have yourself a travel destination unlike any other. You may wonder if joining our Morocco group tours is...

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Travel Photo of the Day: Dublin city and Temple Bar street

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Photography Travel Blog | 0 comments

Dublin is the capital of Ireland. One of the things Dublin city is know for is it’s nightlife and culture found on Temple Bar. Tourists may recognize Temple Bar as the iconic red designed pub, but the truth is Temple Bar is actually an area in the heart of Dublin. In that area, there are pubs, galleries, restaurants and music all squeezed together in a few...

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World’s largest waterfall, Victoria Falls, Zambia

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in Travel Blog Posts, Trip Videos | 0 comments

 Our group visited the world’s largest waterfall, Victoria Falls! Travelling from the Zimbabwe side, there are plenty of viewpoints from neighboring Zambia. Known to the locals as ‘mosi-au-tunya’ (the smoke which thunders), this spectacular site truly is a one in a million place! Also as one of the experiences available, our tour director Andrew went bungee jumping. If you want to live this amazing experience, why not join us on our next trip to Zambia, Zimbabwe, &...

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Unlock Histories and Culture by joining the Mexico Group Tour

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018 in Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

  Mexico is a gift that keeps on giving. This country is a favorite among many North American tourists and it is easy to see why. Aside from the fact that Mexico is considered to be one of the cheaper international destinations, it filled with attractions and escapades that will keep you coming back. Joining Mexico Group Tours is the adventure you really have to experience more than once. Obviously, those who are just beginning to explore this country would want to hit Mexico City first. This capital is vibrant and huge. It is...

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Galapagos & Ecuadorian Amazon Packing List & General Information

Posted by on Jul 20, 2018 in Packing Lists | 0 comments

PACK LIGHT! It’s important to pack light due to luggage restrictions. We’ll be moving around a lot and dragging lots of heavy luggage is never fun. Luggage Restrictions *Please pack as light as possible!!! We will be moving around a lot on this adventure and the more you have to drag around luggage, the more burdensome it becomes. We will have limited space on our luxury yacht charter so please limit your luggage to one medium sized checked bag (no larger than 28”), and 1 personal item (backpack, purse, laptop sleeve, etc). An...

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Group touring Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Travel With A Plan! | 0 comments

People have various reasons for wanting to travel to Japan, but almost everyone agrees why they keep coming back. Simply, this country is a captivating marriage of the old and new. A holiday in Japan means having a taste of both the best and latest technologies in the world along with a well-preserved cultural heritage. Japan group tours will take you on a journey through the bustling streets of Tokyo, amusing (and out-of-this-world) themed cafés, an iconic fashion district, and so much more. It is highly recommended to obtain a Japan Rail...

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Travel Photo of the Day: Turtles of Hawaii

Posted by on Jul 13, 2018 in Photography Travel Blog | 0 comments

Interacting with the amazing wildlife of Hawaii is one of the most amazing experiences when traveling to the Big Island. Sea turtles are gentle reptiles that live most of their lives in the ocean. Being able to sit with and photograph them up close is an experience one will never forget. The country has a lot to offer, starting with amazing beaches and beautiful landscapes. The largest island in the state of Hawaii, Big Island Hawaii is a paradise that offers both worlds: the warmth of the beach and the alluring beauty of snow-capped...

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