Indochina -“it was the guides who made the trip so memorable for us”

“In our opinion, it was the guides who made the trip so memorable for us with their knowledge and by continually going the extra mile to ensure that we gained the maximum experience whilst in their care. However, one guide that really stood out in our minds had to be (Guide) in Siem Reap. Going the “extra mile” was not good enough for him; he wanted to do two extra miles to please us and periodically would say “you are the boss” and would make suggestions and recommendations on the best temples to visit in addition to the Bayon and Angkor Wat. When we indicated that there were a few items we wanted to purchase, he offered to shop for them [and did so] for us at a much better price in non-touristy areas in his off-hours while we were relaxing at the hotel. All in all to date, this may have been the trip of our lifetime.”   –   R.J.  

August 7, 2014

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Travel to Vietnam & Cambodia

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We returned from our trip yesterday, and I wanted to write you about our experiences now, before the din of...

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A boundary-pushing vacation in Central America

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Having never been to Central America, it was important for our family to work with an experienced operator with trusted...

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Wonderful safari

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While at Saruni Samburu, the guests had wonderful safari. They spotted a number of animals including highlights of a family...

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Borneo (Malaysia)

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I was thinking about you yesterday. I am going to call you when my clock is in order. This was...

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Truly a trip of a lifetime

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Dear Big Five: Please accept our upmost appreciation for the attention to detail in planning our African safari to celebrate our...

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Zimbabwe

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We wanted to tell you how much we appreciated (Destination Specialist)! He was kind, patient, professional and capable,  and we...

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East Africa Safari

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Amazing Company! Working with Big Five Tours & Expeditions was a great experience. Every aspect our tour was outstanding and we would...

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Belize trip

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Just wanted to give you some feedback on our trip. It was fantastic and we would recommend (the hotels). In...

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Paradise in Indonesia

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Just to let you know, we had a wonderful time on our trip.  We were phenomenally lucky with the weather, and...

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No Worries in Costa Rica

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Dear Big Five, We were so happy with Big Five’s service. Everything went as planned and there was not one...

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Wonderful time in South Africa

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We all had a wonderful time. At Safari Camp – everyone was fantastic! The staff, food, spotters, guides, accommodations and transfers. Cape...

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India A Pleasant Surprise

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This was a wonderful trip for us, we were well taken care of in all situations.  A pleasant surprise in...

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Peru – A Reality

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Dear (Travel Agent) Thank you so much for all your assistance in making our trip to Peru a reality.  As you...

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Myanmar with Big Five

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I just returned from a month long travel adventure that began with 11 days in Myanmar with Big Five.  Thanks...

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South Africa Safari – Tailor made each drive

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Guests) had a spectacular stay filled with many amazing sighting, walks and runs in the bush which (Guest) loved as...

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Morocco – Thanks to Big Five

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We had an awesome time at Greece, thanks to Big Five. The hotels provided excellent accommodation & the local guides...

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PERU – Very white glove!!

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The airplane/train/car transfers in Lima and Cusco were seamless and very efficient. The agents who met us were proficient in...

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Kenya – My grandson was interested in everything around him

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I just wanted to thank you again for helping us plan our trip. Everything was wonderful and went without any...

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White Glove Service – “It’s quite a feature”

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Hello BigFive,  Many thanks for the update.  It’s been a pleasure having you keep in contact with us regarding this...

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Morocco – “Start to Finish to a Wonderful Destination”

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This was a wonderful trip, start to finish to a wonderful destination. Everything was perfectly planned and executed without a...

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