Podcast #005: Vanuatu

Welcome to Episode 5 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. As mentioned last…

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An example of poor airline food

Dear Royal Air Maroc, Sorry, but the food on the flight from Paris to Casablanca was…

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Day 05 : Fields of Gold

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Day 10 : Salida

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Day 08 : Highway to the Stars

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Day 06 : … and that’s why I decided not to go through Atacama!

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