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  • Our Essential Africa Itinerary

    So far our blog has explored Europe, Northern and Central America, the Middle East and even Australia. 3 months ago, we decided it was time to explore a continent that we knew surprisingly...

  • Hiking Tikal for Sunrise

    Fumbling through the darkness, my eyes searching the small pool of light radiating from the torch strapped to my bag, concentrating hard, I tried to keep up with our guide. It was 4:30am on...

  • Relaxing at The Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates

    As soon as we stepped foot into the cool, marbled grandeur of the lobby of The Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates, it was evident that today would be a morning of five star pampering. We...

  • The Wondrous World of the Crystal Ice Caves in Iceland

    Iceland is an island of amazing natural phenomena such as volcanoes, lava fields, glaciers and earthquakes, but there is no better place to learn about man’s effect and relationship with...

The World in a Weekend Travel Podcast has arrived!

After much deliberation, procrastination, and dedication… The World in a Weekend Travel Podcast is finally here. The World in a Weekend Travel podcast takes a sideways look...

The Ultimate Honeymoon in Provence

The destination: Crillon Le Brave, Provence, Southern France Crillon Le Brave is a tiny village in the Provence region of France, famed for producing some of the best wine and...

Podcast Teaser #7: Idiots in Afghanistan

Hello there and welcome to one of our final Podcast teasers. This week we tease your ear lobes with a guide to travelling to an upcoming travel destination that has, over the last...

Podcast Teaser #6: Travel Tips for the anal or for people with smelly feet

Welcome to the Podcast Teaser #6, or Travel Tips preview #1! This week, how to pack like a hardcore traveller: The World in a Weekend Travel Podcast is a new podcast that takes a...

Podcast Teaser #5: Vac Packing yourself to avoid death

Today’s Podcast teaser is a recounting of our trip to Iceland where, for some reason, we thought it would be a good idea to go: a) Snorkelling b) in a glacier c) in Iceland...

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    Hi, we are Rachel and Tim from The World in a Weekend. We treat every trip as a once in a lifetime experience, maximising our time by squeezing in as many places and activities as we can. Our passion is to discover secret wonders and try new things, and we are committed to report our honest findings to our loyal readers.

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