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A Japanese Walking Pilgrimage, a Pet Camel, and a 25-cent Border Crossing

Plus there’s also that story about a time a guy visited a cave in Africa and found out while there that it might have had something to do with the Ebola outbreak… Yes, it’s time for another issue of Perceptive Travel,
living in Mexico

Useful Mexico Travel Websites

Search for Mexico travel ideas on the Internet and you’ll feel like you are drinking from a fire hose. Some 40 million people visit the country in a year and half them seemed to have posted advice on social media or
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Traveler Gifts That Will Actually Get Used – From $10 to $130

Want to buy traveler gifts that are actually useful? This is the time of year when seemingly every magazine and travel blog has some kind “ultimate travel gift guide” or “100 great ideas for the traveler on your list.” Many of
Guanajuato City

Why I Like Living Abroad

Over the past 25 years, I’ve had the great experience of living abroad in three different countries. The people, the food, the sounds, and the smells changed a lot. The questions from the people I knew back home did not. So…why
guided tour in Mexico

Where to Find Affordable Tours for $200 or Less a Day

If you are finding that the idea of planning your travels is stressing you out more than your budget is, it may be time to look for affordable tours on your next vacation. It might be worth letting someone else take