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Peru Special Bring your Friend for Free – 4 tours to chose from

Intrepid Travel have an amazing sale on 4 of their Peru Trips, departing from Jan – Sep 30 2012. Must be booked by Mar 31 2012, while space is available. Visit Cuzco,travel to Machu Picchu – by foot or by … Continue reading

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I took Mother Nature to Japan

I grew up with Mother Nature. Well, maybe not THE Mother Nature, but it sure seemed like my mother was – and continues to be – some corporeal manifestation of Mother Nature. As a kid growing up in the countryside … Continue reading

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The secret powers of time

A Land of Contrasts The more time I spent there, the more I realized why this phrase is most often associated with Japan. Contrasts are evident everywhere you look. Accommodation, transportation, food and fashion – what is old and traditional … Continue reading

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Well-kept secrets about the cherry blossoms

I love cherry pie … With all these Cherry trees in bloom, surely there must be an abundance of cherries … Yet I hadn’t seen a single cherry tart, no jam, no liquor and worst of all … no pie. … Continue reading

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The #1 reason you are never a stranger in Japan

My biggest FEAR on my first visit to Japan was this … I don’t speak the language and have absolutely no idea what a Japanese sign … any sign … is trying to say to me. Would I get totally … Continue reading

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The birth of the “Travel Coach Diaries”

No matter how much time I’ve already spent there, I’m very excited about our upcoming trip to Japan! Being immersed in the Japanese culture is such an amazing experience – so different from the day-to-day experience of living in North … Continue reading

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Your Journey Voted Best Travel Agency

Your Journey was voted best Travel Agency in the Beach Mirror Continue reading

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