Markets & Bazaars

Step into a culture and participate in the lives of the locals at their colorful, vibrant marketplaces.

Mystical West Africa

  • Venture far off the tourist track
  • 13 days in Benin, Ghana & Togo
  • Ceremonies, voodoo & handicrafts
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A Tribute to Turkey

  • Remarkable markets & bazaars
  • Byzantine frescoes in Cappadocia
  • Istanbul’s dazzling architecture
  • 14 days, with Ephesus ruins
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Essence of Vietnam

  • Historical sites, temples & markets
  • Wild & wonderful street food
  • From Saigon to the Mekong
  • Optional Halong Bay extension
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The Epic of Central Asia

  • Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan
  • Markets with all: carpets to livestock
  • Behold fabled Silk Road cities
  • Incredible Islamic architecture
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Many Faces of Myanmar

  • Market day in Kengtung
  • Less-frequented villages & temples
  • Floating gardens of Inle Lake
  • Bathe & feed elephants
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Machu Picchu & the Urubamba

  • Markets with tempting textiles
  • Fabled archaeological sites
  • Cusco’s Incan-Spanish mélange
  • Ideal itinerary for a short getaway
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Morocco: From Casablanca to Marrakech

  • Explore medinas of Fès & Marrakech
  • Whitewashed beach town of Essaouira
  • Charming, authentic riads
  • 16 days, with aromatic cuisine
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Ancient Wonders of Guatemala

  • Central America's largest market
  • Behold Tikal's Mayan masterpieces
  • Colonial grandeur in Antigua
  • Volcano-encircled Lake Atitlán
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India: From Taj to Tiger

  • Chandni Chowk bazaar by rickshaw
  • Sunrise at the Taj Mahal
  • Safari from luxurious, tented hotel
  • 16 days, with colorful local festival
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