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Author: companero

Joined: 12/24/2011
Posts: 3
GCT Trips Taken: 1
OAT Trips Taken: 3
Countries Visited:

I've been lucky enough to have traveled parts of four continents (alone and with others.) My last trip was the OAT Ancient Kingdoms tour of Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. Next, I am going with OAT to Machu Picchu & the Galapogos in December (with or without a travel companion.) Regardless of new destinations or old, I look forward to future adventures and wish you all safe passage. Thanks.

Traveler Since: 2009

February 27, 2012

  I'm currently writing you from Auckland, New Zealand on a Grand Circle trip to Austrailia, New Zealand and Fiji. Although I have a week to go, my experience with Grand Circle Tours has been quite different from the several  OAT trips I've been on.  This is my first and last Grand Circle Tour.  I don't want anyone to have the experience what myself and others have been through on this trip.  Enough said. Questions?  Do not hesitate to contact me.  I can be quite specific.  You be the judge. Until then take care. 


Author: suepoor1234

Joined: 7/20/2011
Posts: 40
GCT Trips Taken: 0
OAT Trips Taken: 8
Countries Visited:

All the states; east and west Canada, all of Western Europe(except Iceland and Greenland); the Baltics and Scandanavia; Belarus, Poland, Ukraine; eastern Russia; Turkey, Jordan and Israel; India, China, Mongolia, and Tibet; Egypt, Morocco, Tanzania; Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatamala, El Salvador; Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Peru, Argentina, Chile; Australia and New Zealand; Antarctica.

Traveler Since: 2007

February 27, 2012

You are obviously quite upset with events on the trip.  Perhaps you can give us some brief idea as to the disappointments; maybe just list some items grouped according to type of disappointment.  For instance:  Hotels: staying in tents and having to use corn cobs as tp.  Guide:  continually talks to pet snake he carries around his neck.  ETC.  Then when you get back home, you can give a longer review.  Asking for us to individually question you may crash your email.

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