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LP Pathfinders: top posts from July 2016

A backpacker in the Namib Desert, Africa © Westend61 / Getty Images Our Pathfinders have been up to all sorts of adventures this month – from visiting a prison in the Philippines to discovering a modern-day Pompeii.  Spend a night with brown bears in Estonia; plan an outdoor escape in the Greek capital; and learn how to pack light when backpacking through the world’s second largest continent with July’s top travel blogs. Spending the night with brown bears in Estonia – Emily and Gregor If you go down to the woods today, you’re…

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LP Pathfinders: top posts from June 2016

The colourful canals of Burano, Venice © Cornelia Doerr / Getty Images June’s round-up features outdoor adventures in Alberta, Canada, a stormy Antarctic crossing and a feast of delicious dishes from Southeast Asia. And if that doesn’t peak your wanderlust, we’ve also got tall tales of scaling the Sydney Harbour Bridge and discovering hidden gems in Venice. You Pathfinders get more adventurous every month! Antarctica cruise: crossing the Drake Passage during a storm – Victorina Piccio From sea sickness to sewage spills, Victorina’s vivid play-by-play of enduring a class 10…

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LP Pathfinders: top posts from May 2016

The Rock restaurant, Zanzibar © Peter Richardson / Getty Images This month’s travel tales and practical tips come to you from off-the-beaten-track destinations around the world. From ancient cities in Europe to azure African coastlines, animal encounters in South America and astounding natural phenomena, May delivers a bucketload of adventures. City guide to Muscat, Oman – Diana Biason Oman is a destination fast creeping up on peoples’ bucket lists. And should you ever find yourself in the country’s capital, Muscat, Diana’s guide – chock full of practical tips and unique…

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LP Pathfinders: top posts from April 2016

The ‘Venice of the Alps’, Annecy, France © Maremagnum / Getty Images Interesting angles caught our attention this month, with bloggers taking slightly different approaches to writing about well-known regions. Having said that, we couldn’t resist throwing in a couple of off-the-beaten-track gems. From remote Japanese islands to pizza places in Brooklyn, here are our top Pathfinders picks for April. Five cultural gems along the Q train in Brooklyn – Brian Cicioni Using stops along the Q train as a platform to dive into exploring the Brooklyn area is a…

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4 Of My Most Viewed Blog Posts This Month and Why They Worked

Sometimes it’s worth taking a look back over you recent posts, weeding out the ones that have done well, and going over them for a brief review. I do this quite regularly to keep tabs on what our readers are responding to, and if there are ways I can expand or reuse the post for further content. It also helps give me ideas for what else we can provide, and also to see if we can replicate the success these posts have seen, on other posts. This episode of the…

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