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Well it’s getting to be that time of year when people decide to take big vacations…think abroad! Whether you are tight for time and want to see it all or just don’t want to think too hard on your next vacation – it can, at times, be a good idea to hire a guide to help you out. Here’s a look at other times you might want to consider getting some guidance along the way.

This might seem odd, but a guide can be extremely useful if you’re visiting a location you’ve been to countless times before. Maybe its your in-laws’ hometown or the same city you’ve been vacationing in since you were a kid, whatever the case may be, try hiring a guide who can give you a different take on some familiar territory.

A guide can come in very handy when visiting historical destinations or those with cultural significance. You’ll get a depth of experience and knowledge that you’re not likely to get from a guidebook or reading the plaques on the wall.

Unless you’re an absolute expert, I do recommend a guide for any crazy adventure trips you’re thinking of taking.

Whether it’s a safari, scuba diving, white-water rafting… hiring a guide is always your best option. And in some cases can mean the difference in your level of safety. So plan smart and hire someone who knows the local area and can help you navigate unfamiliar ground.

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