jamesm

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23-year-old Male living in melbourne , vic australia

James Fitness/gym/martial arts work as a maintenance fitter by trade Done a contiki around europe in 2013 and was amazing. This year traveling around Canada and america. Have also booked the new york uncovered tour while on this trip cant wait

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Trips I've Done

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New York Uncovered

1 country \ 4 days \ from US$889 per person

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European Impressions

12 countries \ 19 days \ from US$3385 per person

Favorite Tours

Grand Northern

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2 countries \ 26 days \ from US$4115 per person

With 20 states & 2 Canadian provinces, get ready to go local. Start in the Big Apple before it’s all about Canada, America’s Great Lakes & Chicago en route to the American West. Chill at 4 National Parks before LAS Vegas.

Grand Southern (Start Los Angeles)

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1 country \ 26 days \ from US$4155 per person

Southern delicacies include chicken and ribs, biscuits and gravy, and more curiously, Elvis' favorite Graceland snack, a peanut butter and banana concoction. But here's food for thought: Our equally eclectic travel menu of mouth-watering southern destinations, nicely sandwiched between prime left- and right-coast stop-overs. Get a taste of Texas, full servings of Memphis and New Orleans, and a ...

Grand Southern (Start New York City)

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1 country \ 26 days \ from US$4155 per person

Southern delicacies include chicken and ribs, biscuits and gravy, and more curiously, Elvis' favorite Graceland snack, a peanut butter and banana concoction. But here's food for thought: Our equally eclectic travel menu of mouth-watering southern destinations, nicely sandwiched between prime left- and right-coast stop-overs. Get a taste of Texas, full servings of Memphis and New Orleans, and a ...

Waikiki Explorer (2 nights)

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1 country \ 3 days \ from US$299 per person

Ready for the ultimate vacation destination? Want to get your fill of Hawaii's unparalleled physical beauty? We'll set up with accommodation & loads of extras on our 2 night stopover! Perfect as a short holiday in itself, or as a stopover for a few days before or after your North American tour. Spend your time snorkeling, strolling the beach or enjoying a big night out!

Wild Western

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1 country \ 14 days \ from US$2299 per person

Thoughts of an awesome threesome - California, Arizona and Nevada - have possibly entered your mind at least once. Start this boys and girls gone 'wild western' phase, beach-bound in beautiful San Diego. Back stateside, you're doing the desert - multi-cultural musings in Arizona, and multi-millions (you hope) along the Las Vegas Strip. Then you're going back to Cali to finish with Hollywood gli...

Amsterdam to Barcelona

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6 countries \ 11 days \ from US$2299 per person

Get ready for some good times on your journey through Western Europe! Amsterdam & Barcelona are amazing, but it wouldn't be a proper holiday if you didn't pop into Paris, gaze at the Swiss & French Alps & experience the glamour of the French Riviera. Great destinations, awesome scenery & a top tour!

Berlin & Prague

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2 countries \ 7 days \ from US$1085 per person

Experience 2 of the most popular eastern European cities in depth with this tour. Three nights in both Berlin & Prague gives you the opportunity for day trips out of the city, as well as lots of city sightseeing. In Berlin, visit the Berlin Wall, walk through the Brandenburg Gate or shop in the Alexanderplatz. In Prague, everywhere you turn is a picture perfect moment. Stunning architecture, r...

Berlin & Prague plus Vienna

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3 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1349 per person

Cover three of the most popular eastern European cities in more depth with this tour. Three nights each in Berlin and Prague affords you the opportunity for day trips out of the city centre as well as the obligatory 'tick the box' sightseeing. Why not extend your experience and travel to Budapest as well on our Berlin to Budapest tour?

Egypt & The Nile

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1 country \ 8 days \ from US$1084 per person

Travel back in time to the days of the Pharoahs with this action packed trek around Egypt. You'll be guided through the craziness of Cairo with an expert Egyptian Tour Manager, who'll be at your side for the entire tour. See the Great Pyramids & Sphinx in Giza & Valley of the Kings in Luxor. Sail on a traditional Felucca & enjoy shopping in the bazaar! No sitting on a coach for 8 days either ...

The Easy Rider

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12 countries \ 33 days \ from n/a per person

The 32 day Easy Rider tour covers everywhere you absolutely HAVE to go in Western Europe and more! One of the only tours to stay in Pamplona, stop in Sorrento on the picturesque Amalfi Coast AND spend four nights on the Greek island of Corfu. Pitching your tent and helping out with meals in such scenic locations will make your weekend camping trips seem almost second rate in comparison.

The Big Chill

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20 countries \ 47 days \ from US$5055 per person

Go everywhere, all at once, without spending your life savings! This is where it all began for Contiki, a bunch of friends, travelling to amazing places and having a great time while getting there. This tour heads south to Spain, East to Turkey and Bulgaria, winds along the Dalmatian Coast, up to Prague and Amsterdam. No stone is left unturned! Camping is all about getting in and helping out ...

European Adventurer

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16 countries \ 38 days \ from US$5669 per person

The European Adventurer is just that, an adventure. From the cosmopolitan sights of Paris, to the romance and passion of the Italians, even out into uncharted tourist territory in Albania and Croatia, there aren't too many boundaries left to cross. There's even a mini holiday within a holiday when you get down to Greece! The perfect way to see most of Europe without wasting a moment.

European Contrasts plus Corfu

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12 countries \ 30 days \ from US$4385 per person

The perfect trip for those wanting to savour the best parts of Western Europe at a less than hectic pace. Travel days interspersed with free days in cities as well as a 3 day mini-break on a Greek island, this is definitely the best of both worlds when it comes to culture versus relaxation.

European Discovery

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9 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2495 per person

If trips were like courses at a dinner party, the European Discovery would be the appetiser. 8 countries in one shot gives you a taste of all the big cities plus some hidden treasures, so you know where to go next time! From Amsterdam to Rome to Paris, you won't want to miss a thing. In fact, sleep will probably be the last thing on your mind!

European Discovery (Winter)

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9 countries \ 13 days \ from US$1556 per person

If trips were like courses at a dinner party, the European Discovery would be the appetiser. 8 countries in one shot gives you a taste of all the big cities plus some hidden treasures, so you know where to go next time! From Amsterdam to Rome to Paris, you won't want to miss a thing. In fact, sleep will probably be the last thing on your mind!

European Encounter (Winter)

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11 countries \ 17 days \ from US$2435 per person

The European Encounter tour is perfect for those who want to see Europe but don't have months to negotiate their way around the continent. You'll have the opportunity to walk in the steps of Roman Emperors in the Roman Forum, cruise the canals of Amsterdam, take in a Parisian cabaret show and rub shoulders with the rich and famous on the French Riviera...all in a little over two weeks!

European Escapade

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11 countries \ 26 days \ from US$3655 per person

To Barcelona and beyond! The European Escapade takes you through the best of Western Europe, allowing time to really experience what each city has to offer. Highlights include strolling La Rambla in Barcelona, re-discovering the might of the Roman Emperors in Rome and gazing up at the Swiss Alps from your bedroom window in Switzerland. What better way to spend a month in Europe?

European Experience

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10 countries \ 21 days \ from US$2899 per person

Experience Europe, Contiki style! A great trip itinerary for those wanting quality time in Italy without skipping anything important on the way there. The second half of the trip is all about beautiful scenery with stops in the Austrian Tyrol as well as the Swiss Alps. Of course, with the beautiful scenery comes some amazing opportunities to raft, ride and climb your way to must have memories.

European Explorer plus Greek Island Cruising

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16 countries \ 34 days \ from US$6285 per person

The European Explorer is the ultimate holiday for those wanting to travel to all the major destinations and do it with a little luxury! Make your way through 17 countries in a little over a month with all the big names being accounted for - Paris, Barcelona, Florence, Rome and Amsterdam - as well as some of the lesser known through Albania, Croatia, Montenegro and Bosnia. And if you think tha...

European Impressions

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12 countries \ 19 days \ from US$3385 per person

The European Impressions is a fantastic trip for anyone that is looking for a taste of Europe...literally. The only trip that takes you to Belgium for waffles, Germany for beer, Italy for pasta, Spain for tapas and France for escargot! Of course, there's plenty more to do than just eat your way around Europe. Visits to Pisa, Monaco, Innsbruck and Carcassonne are all part of the included itin...

European Inspiration

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10 countries \ 20 days \ from US$3499 per person

European Inspiration features a great combination of destinations - Berlin, Prague, Munich, Rome & Paris to name a few - plus a couple of nights in each place, giving you time to really explore each city. With a stopover in the Swiss Alps & plenty of awesome extras - this trip is one you won't want to miss.

European Inspiration (Winter)

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10 countries \ 20 days \ from US$2319 per person

The European Inspiration gives you the best of both holiday worlds. A great combination of destinations, Berlin, Prague, Munich, Rome and Paris to name a few, as well as two nights everywhere, giving you time to explore each city in greater detail. Scenic drives through Italy and Austria, a stopover in the heart of the Swiss Alps and plenty of awesome extras that you definitely won't want to...

European Magic

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8 countries \ 10 days \ from US$1885 per person

European Magic takes the tried & tested favourite destinations of travellers through Europe & packs them into 1 awesome itinerary - 7 countries in just over a week. The beauty of this trip is seeing so much in a short space of time & knowing that each day is guaranteed to bring something completely different from the day before!

European Panorama

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13 countries \ 29 days \ from US$5125 per person

For a widescreen view of Western Europe, try the European Panorama tour, which takes you through 12 countries. Drinking wine in Bordeaux, eating traditional tapas in Barcelona, beach bumming on the Greek Island of Corfu, bike riding in the Dutch countryside. These are just a few of the activities you have available to you while touring panorama style. Whether you're into art, adventure or just ...

European Vista

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11 countries \ 22 days \ from US$3835 per person

Looking for mix of adventure & relaxation? This trip fits the bill. Destinations like Vienna, Prague, Paris, Rome & Amsterdam mean all your bases are covered. Free time options include a Tuscan feast & wine tasting or maybe mountain biking, paragliding & white water rafting. Your toughest decision is whether to go leisurely or adventurous...or both!

European Vista (Winter)

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11 countries \ 22 days \ from US$2064 per person

If you're looking for a leisurely yet adventurous holiday around Europe then the European Vista fits the bill. 10 countries in 21 days means time to really get acquainted with each city while fantastic destinations like Lucerne and Vienna as well as the essential Paris, Rome and Amsterdam stops mean all your sightseeing bases are covered. Options for your free time include a Tuscan dinner, Moza...

European Whirl

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10 countries \ 19 days \ from US$2665 per person

If you've been dreaming of going to Europe but don't know exactly where to start, the European Whirl is your best option. Taking in the usual destinations of Paris, Rome and Amsterdam, it also ventures out east to Prague and Berlin. Both of which are currently on Europe's 'must see' list. The perfect combination of culture, relaxation and of course, good times!

England & Scotland

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3 countries \ 10 days \ from US$1675 per person

Hit the highlights of England & Scotland for a full dose of sightseeing, history & culture. Follow in the footsteps of The Beatles, stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile & look for 'Nessie' on a boat cruise across Loch Ness.

Great Britain & Ireland

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5 countries \ 17 days \ from US$2635 per person

This trip is a whirlwind of sightseeing, history & culture as you hit the highlights of England, Scotland & Ireland. Practice your Liverpudlian accent in the home of rock & roll's original Fab Four - The Beatles! Stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile, then grab some binoculars to search for the Loch Ness monster. Add in drinking Guinness, kissing the Blarney Stone, castles, cathedrals & you've got an o...

London & Paris plus Paris extension

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3 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1515 per person

Spend your time discovering London & Paris with this action-packed tour. No need to negotiate maps, guidebooks, or public transport - leave that to us! Your 3 days in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, tickets to a West End musical & plenty of free time. And then its onto Paris for an tour of the city by night, a visit to a French perfumery & a day t...

London & Paris plus Amsterdam

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4 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1294 per person

Spend your time discovering London, Paris & Amsterdam with this action packed trip. No need to negotiate maps, guidebooks, or public transport - leave that to us! Your 3 days in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, a tickets to a West End musical & plenty of free time. Onto Paris via the English Channel for a tour of the city by night, a visit to a Fr...

London & Paris plus Rome

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4 countries \ 10 days \ from US$1855 per person

Discover London, Paris & Rome with this action packed trip. No need for studying maps, guidebooks & languages - leave it to us! Your time in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, tickets to a West End musical. Onto Paris, via the English Channel, for a city tour by night, a visit to a French perfumery & a day trip to Versailles. Then get busy in Rome & ...

London to Athens

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7 countries \ 22 days \ from US$3565 per person

Tailor made for those wishing to travel the Contiki way but at a slightly more relaxed pace. Three nights in Paris gives you plenty of time for a day trip to Versailles or Euro Disney as well as the requisite shopping on the Champs-Élysées and museum visits. Make your way down through Italy via Spain and the French Riviera, chill for a few nights on the Greek island of Corfu before ending you...

Aegean Classic (incl. 4 days cruising)

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3 countries \ 6 days \ from US$1339 per person

The Aegean Classic, operated by Louis Hellenic Cruises, offers relaxation, sightseeing and fabulous Greek food not only for the young, but also the young at heart. Beginning and ending in Athens, you'll cruise for 4 days to the Cycladic islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Crete, Rhodes and Patmos, as well as a short stop in Kusadasi on the Turkish coast. There's nothing quite like watching the sun ...

Mediterranean Highlights (Start Madrid)

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5 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2395 per person

Kicking off in Madrid, this 2 week trip takes you to all the coastal Med hotspots. Flamenco dance in Barcelona, experience the glamorous French Riviera, enjoy the delights of Tuscany & walk in the footsteps of Emperors. Don't miss your picture at the Leaning Tower of Pisa!

Mediterranean Highlights (Start Rome)

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5 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2375 per person

Beginning in Rome, your 2 week adventure takes you to all the hotspots along the Mediterranean coast. Flamenco dance in Barcelona, rub shoulders with the rich & famous on the French Riviera, enjoy the delights of Tuscany, walk in the footsteps of Roman Emperors & soak up the Spanish flavour of Madrid. Plus heaps more in between!

Road to Athens

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10 countries \ 18 days \ from US$3269 per person

Anyone can fly direct to Athens but why fly over Europe when you can take your time & explore the cities at leisure? That's exactly what the Road to Athens tour offers. Paris, Austrian Tyrol, Venice, Florence & Rome with a little bit of Switzerland & Germany thrown in for good measure. Relax on the island of Corfu in Greece before reaching your final destination & the birthplace of democracy, A...

Spanish Spree

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2 countries \ 14 days \ from US$2439 per person

Immerse yourself & dive into the culture of unforgettable Spain. The Spanish Spree tour is the perfect blend of culture & partying. See the Royal Palace in Madrid, the Alhambra in Granada & the Rock of Gibraltar, then cap off a fantastic holiday by watching the sun set over the Mediterranean on the beaches of Ibiza.

Spotlight on Greece

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1 country \ 4 days \ from US$835 per person

Discover Athens, Olympia and Delphi in more depth with this 4 day Spotlight on Greece tour. Visit the Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, the first Olympic stadium in Olympia and the Temples of Hera and Zeus in Delphi, all with your local Greek guide. A great add-on to the beginning or end of your Contiki adventure.

Ultimate European plus Egypt

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17 countries \ 46 days \ from US$7225 per person

This tour is THE Ultimate European experience! Visit 17 countries, hit up all the major European destinations in the first half of the tour then travel to camel riding Egypt & see the pyramids. The second half is all about uncharted territory before exploring Germany, Switzerland & the Netherlands. After this, your hardest decision will be finding somewhere new to visit on your next trip!

Places I've Been (?)

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • England
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Liechtenstein
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Places I'd Like to Visit

  • Albania
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • England
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Holy See (Vatican City State)
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Liechtenstein
  • Macedonia
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Norway
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Russian Federation
  • Scotland
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Vietnam

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