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Contiki: Expectation vs Reality

Think you know what Contiki is all about? Think again! Sure, what you get out of travelling is different for everyone, but these expectation vs reality scenarios show that it all comes down to what you put in…

EXPECTATION:

Getting an early night because you have a big day tomorrow

 REALITY:

Busting out some sick moves on the d-floor

EXPECTATION:

Looking like a classic tourist with your camera dangling around your neck

REALITY:

Chilling with the locals watching the sunset

EXPECTATION:

Eating clean so you don’t lose all your #gains

REALITY:

Being seduced by the delicious food and trying one of everything

EXPECTATION:

Sitting alone on the bus because everyone came in a group except you

REALITY:

Having to plan seating a week in advance so everyone gets to sit next to everyone at least once

EXPECTATION:

Taking awkward photos with your selfie stick

REALITY:

Taking awesome group photos with a selfie stick

EXPECTATION:

Getting up at the crack of dawn everyday

REALITY:

Sipping the best coffee in town over a late breakfast

EXPECTATION:

Spending 8 hours a day getting to the next destination

REALITY:

Discovering places off the beaten tourist track between the big cities

EXPECTATION:

Being shepherded around like sheep on back to back walking tours all day

REALITY:

Pursuing your own vibe during all the free time

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