Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – May 31, 2018 at 11:33PM

South Africa is in the middle of a poaching crisis. But the Black Mambas, the country’s first majority-female anti-poaching unit, is making inroads at a local level. @stephens_ga travelled to meet them in Balule Nature Reserve. Read the full story on roughguides.com. 📷 James Suter, Black Bean Productions
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – May 31, 2018 at 11:33PM

The Rough Guide to Everywhere #podcast is back! In this episode, web editor @re_quil joins author @thomasnrees as he dives deep into the vodou culture of Haiti. Listen now – link in bio.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – May 31, 2018 at 11:33PM

“In recent years over 1 billion tourists travelled to foreign destinations – a figure that’s growing all the time. We need to think about how we can ensure the mark we leave is a positive one.” On this #WorldEnvironmentDay, we look at the principles of responsible tourism and how we can best take care of the planet on our travels. Head to roughguides.com for the full feature. 🌎
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – May 31, 2018 at 11:33PM

Western Australia has often been neglected by travellers – but that’s a mistake, says Rough Guides’ writer and photographer @nori.jemil.travel. She shares her favourite photos of the region (including this dreamy shot) over on roughuides.com.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – April 19, 2018 at 06:36PM

Thanks @duskyblueskies for this stunning 📷 of Sri Lanka. Tag your pics #rgphoto for your chance to feature.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – April 19, 2018 at 06:36PM

Thanks @poetic_mouse for this stunning 📷 of Genoa, Italy. Tag your pics #rgphoto for your chance to feature.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 29, 2018 at 09:42PM

Sakura (cherry blossom) has arrived in Kyoto and is sweeping up through Japan. 📷 by @livierawes our Web Editor.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 28, 2018 at 05:30AM

Travel heals. What would you add to this list?
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 23, 2018 at 03:27AM

Taking it easy, Madagascar style #FridayFeeling #MoraMora
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 20, 2018 at 04:49AM

Evening light over the Ooi River and the first bud of cherry blossoms in Arashiyama. Web Editor @livierawes here staying at the stunning @hoshinoresorts.official in Kyoto.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 20, 2018 at 01:08AM

Exploring Arashiyama’s bamboo grove. Rough Guides Web Editor @livierawes here, on the road in Japan.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 18, 2018 at 02:22AM

There truly are so many sides to this incredible city. Rough Guides Web Editor @livierawes here, on the road in Tokyo.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 14, 2018 at 09:15AM

The Helix, a new parkland providing activities such as cycling, walking, watersports and much more, is home to the magnificent Kelpies. 🐴 Based on real life Clydesdale horses called Duke and Baron, The Kelpies stand 30m (100ft) tall and each weigh around 300 tonnes. 
@VisitScotland here, taking over the @roughguides account: our in-house photographer @lamland_ snapped this picture of The Kelpies when they were looking a little blue, but we think they still look great! 😉
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 14, 2018 at 06:02AM

@VisitScotland here, taking over the account for the day. One of the last remaining wildernesses in Europe, the Great Moor of Rannoch is a beautiful outdoor space stretching far north and west from Rannoch Station. Our photographer @lamland_ captured this stunning image of the moor with both snow and sunshine, “Probably the best I’ve ever seen the moor looking.” ❄️☀️
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 14, 2018 at 02:02AM

@VisitScotland taking over the channel today! It’s not just the sun that rises early in Edinburgh on a cold morning, our photographer @lamland_ is up to catch views like this: “At this time of year there’s often the addition of heat rising from houses early in the morning.” 👌 😍
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 13, 2018 at 07:23AM

Sunrises don’t get better than this. If Scotland is on your travel list then don’t miss our feed tomorrow, when @VisitScotland will be taking over the channel and sharing more stunning images of Scotland.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 13, 2018 at 06:58AM

We sent RG videographer @hoboglyph to Slovenia to check out one of Europe’s wildest festivals, Kurentovanje.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 10, 2018 at 05:08AM

Rugged and vast, Canada is a road-trippers dream. Who else wishes they were exploring Canada?
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 08, 2018 at 07:57AM

Porto and Lisbon both make for an alluring city break but which would you rather visit? Check out roughguides.com where we pitch Portugal’s two main cities against each other.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 03, 2018 at 05:02AM

Iceland is a world unto itself. From black beaches and glacial lagoons to Martian landscapes and geothermal craters, it runs the gamut from the reassuringly familiar to the barely believable. Head to roughguides.com for our brand new Iceland features.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 02, 2018 at 06:48AM

This week we’ve been exploring Iceland. From rushing waterfalls and snow-crested peaks, to the midnight sun and aurora borealis – this is a country that shouldn’t be missed. Who’s got Iceland on their travel bucket list?
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – March 01, 2018 at 04:41AM

Explore Iceland with this 1 minute guide!
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 22, 2018 at 09:37AM

Watching the sunset before heading into the cloud forest. 📷 by Web Editor @livierawes
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 19, 2018 at 02:53AM

Zipling over the jungle canopy in the shadow of a volcano.📷 by our Web Editor @livierawes in Costa Rica.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 17, 2018 at 03:12AM

From the spectacular dunes of the Namib Desert to the serpentine chasm of the Fish River Canyon, Namibia has no shortage of stunning landscapes. Check out our feature on roughguides.com for more striking images of Namibia.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 16, 2018 at 07:19AM

With its colourful cityscape, lively nightlife and a newly revitalized art scene, Porto makes for the perfect long weekend away. Check out roughguides.com where we’ve rounded up the best places to stay in Porto.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 14, 2018 at 06:57AM

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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 13, 2018 at 08:21AM

This year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang may have attracted the eyes of the sporting world but South Korea has a lot more to offer beyond this singular event. Check out roughguides.com to read why South Korea should be on your travel list.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 12, 2018 at 07:42AM

Chile’s newly created Route of Parks – a string of Patagonian national parks – links up the country’s most remote corners, from snow-tipped volcanoes to blue-tinged hanging glaciers. See our feature on roughguides.com.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 10, 2018 at 03:17AM

Tell us in the comments and we will create a feature out of your responses!
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 09, 2018 at 02:17AM

Visit Reykjavík, visit the Blue Lagoon and the other big sights – they’re popular for a reason – but make sure you also see the far corners of this beautiful island. As overtourism in Iceland becomes an increasingly hot topic we look at its effects – and how to escape the crowds. See our feature on roughguides.com.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 07, 2018 at 07:01AM

We’ve got a few favorites, but we’d love to hear yours.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 06, 2018 at 08:51AM

Sunrise in Guatemala. Thanks for the stunning 📷 @tropicanahostelantigua. Tag your photos #rgphoto for your chance to feature.
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 05, 2018 at 03:45AM

Explore South Korea with this 1 minute guide. Swipe left for Part 2!
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Rough Guides: Travel Destinations, Adventure Ideas and Vacation Inspiration – February 04, 2018 at 08:17AM

Rippling rice terraces in northern Vietnam. Thanks for this stunning 📷 of Sa Pa @travelmastersofficial. Tag your pics #rgphoto for your chance to feature!
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