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The Whole Picture: The Tambopata River

The Whole Picture: The Tambopata River

| November 16, 2010 | 4 Comments

These are some of the most pristine primary rain forests in the world, which include several oxbow lakes and clay licks, where hundreds of birds including macaws feed on clay.

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The Whole Picture: San Pedro Market

The Whole Picture: San Pedro Market

| November 2, 2010 | 4 Comments

If you’re headed to Cusco, be sure to take a day or an afternoon to explore the city on foot. Of particular note is the San Pedro Market—a covered open-air market encompassing three city blocks. Located West of the Plaza de Armas near the San Pedro Train Station, Cusco’s central market is a vibrant spot […]

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Best of Two Go RTW: October 2010

Best of Two Go RTW: October 2010

| October 31, 2010 | 2 Comments

Looking for something great to read? Check out our ‘Best of the Month’! In it we feature our fabulous five: our five most-read posts, our five busiest comment contributors and our five top referring sites.

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Keep Calm and Carry On!

Keep Calm and Carry On!

| October 25, 2010 | 3 Comments

Sorry for the lack of updates over the last week or two—Kathryn and I have simply reached the point of saturation! Due to a vicious revolving door of never-ending deadlines and family obligations, Two Go Round-The-World will be spotty at best for the next few weeks. Keep Calm and Carry On During WWII, the Minisity […]

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The Whole Picture: Woman Weaving

The Whole Picture: Woman Weaving

| October 15, 2010 | 4 Comments

High in the Andes of Peru, life is changing for the Quechuan women in the small villages outside of Cuzco. Women weavers are learning skills to make themselves self-sufficient and changing the tapestry of family economics.

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Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

| October 13, 2010 | 34 Comments

To read about such incredible coincidences is one thing but to experience them is quite another.

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The Whole Picture: Machu Picchu

The Whole Picture: Machu Picchu

| October 10, 2010 | 5 Comments

Machu Picchu, from the Quechua meaning ‘Old Mountain’, is a pre-Columbian Inca site located 2,430 metres above sea level. It is situated above the Urubamba Valley in Peru, which is 80 km northwest of Cuzco and through which the Urubamba River flows.

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Best of Two Go RTW: September 2010

Best of Two Go RTW: September 2010

| September 30, 2010 | 4 Comments

Looking for something great to read? Check out our ‘Best of the Month’! In it we feature our fabulous five: our five most-read posts, our five busiest comment contributors and our five top referring sites.

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The Whole Picture: Hanging Monastery

The Whole Picture: Hanging Monastery

| September 18, 2010 | 5 Comments

The Xuankong Si Hanging Monastery stands at the foot of Mt Hengshan, 65km from Datong in Mainland China. As it hangs on the west cliff of Jinxia Gorge more than 50m above the ground, it’s been dubbed the Hanging Monastery.

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Announcing the ‘Name Our Newsletter’ Contest Winners

Announcing the ‘Name Our Newsletter’ Contest Winners

| September 16, 2010 | 3 Comments

It’s finally time to name the winner of the ‘Name Our Newsletter and Win Contest’ and the winner of our random drawing. You submitted some great names via comments, email and twitter.

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The Whole Picture: Shanxi, China

The Whole Picture: Shanxi, China

| September 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Most famous for its grottoes, its pagodas and its tremendous hanging monasteries, Datong in northern Shanxi Province lies between the Inner and Outer Great Wall.

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Hostel Dog Launches Custom Travel Cards

Hostel Dog Launches Custom Travel Cards

| September 12, 2010 | 5 Comments

Are you about to set off on a big trip or round-the-world tour? Check out the new line of custom travel cards from the folks at Hostel Dog—’Hostel Dog Custom Travel Cards’.

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Best of Two Go RTW: August 2010

Best of Two Go RTW: August 2010

| September 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Looking for something great to read? Check out our ‘Best of the Month’! In it we feature our fabulous five: our five most-read posts, our five busiest comment contributors and our five top referring sites.

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In Defence of Long-Term Travel

In Defence of Long-Term Travel

| August 25, 2010 | 11 Comments

We’re all here for the travel—and it’s a rare occurrence when the medium becomes more interesting than the message. But that’s what happened over the past few weeks in the travel blogosphere with a few classic posts.

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Vote to Name Our Newsletter!

Vote to Name Our Newsletter!

| August 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

We’ve narrowed the list of potential newsletter names from just over thirty to ten of our favourite choices. As we think all of these suggestions would serve as excellent names forour newsletter, our work is done—we’re ready to turn things over to you!

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What We’re Reading: August 13, 2010

What We’re Reading: August 13, 2010

| August 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Each Friday, we share those sites and articles—those interesting links—that we are currently reading or have recently read.

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What We’re Reading: August 6, 2010

What We’re Reading: August 6, 2010

| August 6, 2010 | 2 Comments

Each Friday, we share those sites and articles—those interesting links—that we are currently reading or have recently read.

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Four things we did right in our first year of travel blogging

Four things we did right in our first year of travel blogging

| August 5, 2010 | 6 Comments

We share the four most important elements that contributed to our success in our first year of travel blogging.

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Travel bloggers—you’re doing RSS wrong!

Travel bloggers—you’re doing RSS wrong!

| August 2, 2010 | 16 Comments

Travel bloggers—if you only offer an excerpt of your content through an RSS feed, you’re doing it wrong (in our humble opinion, of course).

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Best of Two Go RTW: July 2010

Best of Two Go RTW: July 2010

| August 1, 2010 | 3 Comments

Looking for something great to read? Check out our ‘Best of the Month’! In it we feature our fabulous five: our five most-read posts, our five busiest comment contributors and our five top referring sites.

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