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The peaceful surroundings make for a picturesque campsite as you work your way down the Red Deer River. Hannah Schadel/ Camrose Canadian Contributor

14 kilometres of paddling peace

When my friend informed me that I was joining a large group of friends on an overnight canoe trip near Red Deer, my head immediately turned as if I was a confused eight-week-old puppy.

Come as you are to Rio de Janerio

Oh Rio, Rio de Janerio. It’s the location with golden, captivating beaches, lush mountains, samba-fueled balmy nights and incredibly entertaining football matches. Rio de Janeiro has got everything to satisfy many types of travellers.

Huacachina is a little known escape in Peru’s desert that gives you the option of relaxation or thrilling adventures. Supplied

Oasis in the desert

Imagine being stranded in the humid, hot desert and becoming desperate for water or any sign of civilization.

Due to the flatness of the Salar de Uyuni and the mirrored surface, the resulting effect can play tricks on your mind as you lose all sense of depth perception. Supplied

The magic of Salar de Uyuni

Under the fluorescent blue Bolivian Sky, at more than 3,600 meters in altitude, you’ll find the world’s largest salt flat, Salar de Uyuni.

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