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Planning your trip to Turkmenistan - Everything you need to know

Posted by Andrew Mitchell on

Andrew and Lynn from Einhorn Travel Accessories made a trip to the reclusive country of Turkmenistan in Summer 2019. How do you get a visa for Turkmenistan? In this blog we tell you everything you need to know in order to get a visa for Turkmenistan and to plan your visit to this incredible place.

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Chasing the Northern Lights in Iceland

Posted by Lynn Mitchell on

February of 2017 was the best time for the next 10 years to see the Northern Lights in Iceland. So we just had to make a trip there, together with our friend Andrew MacLeod, to see and photograph these natural phenomena. Iceland is a unique place, full of awesome natural sights of amazing beauty. While we attempted to go skiing, Andrew MacLeod went scuba diving between the tectonic plates of North America and Eurasia.

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Roman Baths and the Ruins of Carthage in Tunis, Tunisia

Posted by Lynn Mitchell on

Tunisia! Roman Ruins and Carthage in modern day Tunisia. What is it like to visit the Roman Ruins and the remains of Carthage in Tunis, Tunisia? How can you get to Tunis? Where can you stay in Tunisia? Is Tunisia safe? How is the food in Tunisia? This blog describes the Roman ruins built on the foundations of Carthage.

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Floating in the Dead Sea and the Baptism Site of Jesus in Jordan

Posted by Lynn Mitchell on

Jordan has a host of breathtaking historical and natural sites to enchant the visitor. We made a memorable trip through Jordan in December 2018 and in this blog we give some real, practical travel tips for those visiting the Dead Sea, including a side-trip to see the Baptism Site of Jesus Christ.      We hired a minivan from Rentalcars.com in Amman and Andrew assumed the role as driver extraordinaire. The 8 of us piled into a Hyundai H1 with all our luggage, and headed off towards the Hilton Dead Sea Resort about 90 minutes south of the capital. Along...

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Baalbek Roman Ruins - the most amazing Roman ruins in the world!

Posted by Lynn Mitchell on

Lynn and Andrew from Einhorn Travel Accessories visit some of the best-preserved Roman ruins in Baalbek, Lebanon. What is it like as a vacation destination? Is it safe? Who built these temples? How do you get there?

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