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<h3>Travel/Destination Info &amp; Advice for Contiki Travelers</h3> <p><img src="http://contiki-downloads.s3.amazonaws.com/contikipedia/europe/user_photos/jennasAtravelAddict-eiffel-.jpg" class="rightwise" title="eiffel tower, paris" alt="eiffel tower, paris" /> <br /> <strong><a href="/contikipedia/articles/what-is-contikipedia">What is Contikipedia?</a></strong></p> <h2>Featured Articles</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/faqs">Frequently Asked Questions</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tips-on-saving-for-a-trip">Tips on saving for a trip</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/what-to-pack">What to pack</a> and other questions about what to bring with you on tour</li> </ul> <p><img src="http://downloads.contiki.com/contikipedia/europe/user_photos/mando-egypt-002.JPG" class="rightwise" title="egypt, group" alt="egypt, group" /></p> <h2>Meet people going on tours!</h2> <p>Meeting place forums for people going on tours in:</p> <ul> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/europe" target="_blank">Europe and Egypt</a></li> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/north-america" target="_blank"><span class="caps">USA</span> and Canada</a></li> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/australia" target="_blank">Australia</a></li> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/new-zealand" target="_blank">New Zealand</a></li> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/south-america" target="_blank">South America</a></li> <li><a href="/community/discussions/tags/meeting-places/asia" target="_blank">Asia</a></li> </ul> <h2>Europe</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tour-and-travel-advice-europe">Travel and Tour Advice</a></li> <li><a href="http://contiki.com/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions-europe">Explore More Optionals</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/how-much-spending-money-should-i-bring-europe">Spending Money</a></li> <li>Getting from <a href="/contikipedia/articles/heathrow-airport-london">Heathrow Airport</a> to our London Hotels plus <a href="/contikipedia/articles/getting-places-europe">other tour starting points</a> in Europe</li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-europe-summer">what to pack</a> as well as <a href="/contikipedia/articles/weight-limits-and-size-europe">weight and size limits</a> for your luggage</li> <li>A little bit of the local lingo goes a long way &#8211; get a start with some European <a href="/contikipedia/articles/western-european-language-basics">language basics</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>Time Out/Superior Tours</strong></p> <ul> <li>What are <a href="/contikipedia/articles/time-out-superior-hotel-tours">Time Out/Superior Tours</a> and what are the main <a href="/contikipedia/articles/concept-budget-vs-time-out-superior">difference between tour styles</a>?</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-time-out-superior-hotel-tours">Hotels and Accommdation</a> on Time Out/Superior tours</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-europe-time-out-superior-hotel">Tours</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>Concept/Budget Tours</strong></p> <ul> <li>What are <a href="/contikipedia/articles/concept-budget-tours">Concept/Budget Tours</a> and what are the main <a href="/contikipedia/articles/concept-budget-vs-time-out-superior">difference between tour styles</a>?</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-concept-budget-tours">Accommodation</a> on Concept/Budget tours</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-europe-concept-budget">Tours</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>Camping Tours</strong></p> <ul> <li>What are <a href="/contikipedia/articles/camping-tours">Camping Tours</a> and what are the main <a href="/contikipedia/articles/concept-budget-vs-time-out-superior">difference between tour styles</a>?</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-camping-tours">Tents and Accommodation</a> on Camping Tours</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-europe-camping">Tours</a></li> </ul> <h2><span class="caps">USA</span> &amp; Canada</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tour-and-travel-advice-usa-and-canada">Travel and Tour Advice</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-north-america">Where you stay in the <span class="caps">USA</span> &amp; Canada</a></li> <li><a href="http://contiki.com/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions-north-america">Explore More Optionals</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/how-much-spending-money-should-i-bring-north-america">Spending Money</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-north-america">North American Tours</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/getting-places-north-america">Starting points</a> in North America</li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-north-america">what to pack</a> as well as <a href="/contikipedia/articles/weight-and-size-limits-north-america">weight and size limits</a> for your luggage</li> </ul> <h2>Australia</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tour-and-travel-advice-australia">Travel and Tour Advice</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-australia">Where you stay in Australia</a></li> <li><a href="http://contiki.com/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions-australia">Explore More Optionals</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/how-much-spending-money-should-i-bring-australia">Spending Money</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-australia">Australian Tours</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/sydney-airport-to-the-travelodge-hotel-sydney">Sydney Airport to the Holiday Inn Potts Point</a> plus <a href="/contikipedia/articles/getting-places-australia">other tour starting points</a> in Australia</li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-australia">what to pack</a> as well as <a href="/contikipedia/articles/weight-and-size-limits-australia">weight and size limits</a> for your luggage</li> </ul> <h2>New Zealand</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tour-and-travel-advice-new-zealand">Travel and Tour Advice</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/where-you-stay-new-zealand">Where you stay in New Zealand</a></li> <li><a href="http://contiki.com/contikipedia/articles/optional-excursions-new-zealand">Explore More Optionals</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/how-much-spending-money-should-i-bring-new-zealand">Spending Money</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/tours-new-zealand">New Zealand Tours</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/auckland-airport-to-the-mercure-hotel-auckland">Auckland Airport to the Mercure Hotel</a> plus <a href="/contikipedia/articles/getting-places-new-zealand">other tour starting points</a> in New Zealand</li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-new-zealand">what to pack</a> as well as <a href="/contikipedia/articles/weight-and-size-limits-new-zealand">weight and size limits</a> for your luggage</li> </ul> <h2>Asia</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/vaccinations-asia/">Vaccination information</a></li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-asia">what to pack</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/visas-traveling-to-asia/">Visa requirements</a> for travel in Asia</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/accommodation-asia/">Departure points</a> in Asia</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/using-data-on-your-phone-while-travelling">Using data on your phone while travelling</a></li> </ul> <h2>Latin America</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/vaccinations-south-america">Vaccination information</a></li> <li>Suggestions on <a href="/contikipedia/articles/suggested-packing-list-south-america">what to pack</a></li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/visas-travelling-to-south-america">Visa requirements</a> for travel in South America</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/departure-points-where-you-stay-in-south-america">Where you stay</a> in South America</li> <li><a href="/contikipedia/articles/currency-in-south-america">Spending money</a></li> </ul> <h2>Travel Tools</h2> <ul> <li>Hot? Cold? Dry? Humid or even snow? Find <a href="/contikipedia/articles/worldwide-weather-forecasts-and-trends">what the Weather may be like</a> on your tour</li> <li>Rate your hard earned cash against other international currencies with the latest <a href="/contikipedia/articles/currency-conversion-and-exchange-rates">Exchange rates</a></li> <li>Links and loads of info when it comes to your travel <a href="/contikipedia/articles/money">money</a></li> </ul> <hr> <p><strong>Please note:</strong> This is an evolving part of contiki.com and we&#8217;re working on the site on a daily basis so please forgive us if we haven&#8217;t covered everything.</p> <p>If you have any ideas, comments, suggestions or want to write something yourself, we&#8217;d love to hear what you have to say! Talk to us, share your ideas and see what others are saying on our <a href="/community/discussions">Contikipedia Forum</a>.</p>