bchetty
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Driving in Iceland: a good idea?
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Below are the answers to your questions, respectively: 1) Reykjavík is a pretty nice and relaxing city. How much time you want to spend there, depends on what you like and what you want to do there. ...

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How can I travel to the North Pole, cheaply?
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An other alternative is to fly to Longyearbyen in Svalbard and then use the chopper service to visit North pole from around 15000 Euros. This is cheaper than the cruise trip.

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Can a person fly to the Moon as a tourist?
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With the privatisation of space travel business, there are some interesting projects in pipeline. Check the below links: Virgin Galactic - Richard Branson's Virgin Group Venture Blue Origin - Jeff ...

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Can we get by as English speakers visiting Iceland?
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Recently, I did a volunteering project in Iceland and enjoyed it thoroughly. Most of the people there do speak English, specially if you are friendly and respect their culture/customs/traditions. Also,...

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Is Mount Pilatus worth visiting in winter?
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Why not? I've been to the top of Jungfrau mountain in January and liked it. It might not offer great views, but it is still worth it. Also, Interlaken ain't that far from Luzern. If you travel by ...

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When and where do I have the highest chance of seeing auroras?
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I recently did a volunteering project in Iceland and I would say that the highest chance to see Aurora Borealis would be at Westfjords, Iceland (Mostly in winter and sometimes in Fall/Autumn or Spring)...

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Can I visit the castles/fortresses in the mountains around Turin, Northern Italy?
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Most of these castles are located in Aosta Valley (Italy). I've driven around this place and also did the Italian Job (Great St. Bernard Pass). If you plan to visit this part of Italy, I would also ...

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Swiss mountain peaks in February - suitable weather conditions?
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I went to the top of Jungfrau in January 2007 (almost the same temperature levels as February) and kind of liked the adventure, as it was snowy and stormy. Although most part of Switzerland is ...

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Getting from Mumbai to Hospet
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Riesko, there are many options as to how to get to Hampi. I can suggest you clearly, if you can tell me how much time & money you can afford in traveling to Hampi. Also, I would like to know if ...

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Can I make reservations for trains in Italy, France and Belgium from the Bahn ticket desks in Germany?
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In most of the cases, you can do that (specially in western Europe). Also, the German online site for booking the trains is pretty good and much better than sites from some other countries. I ...

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