Wanderlust 2014

From slow-travel cruising to daredevil heli-skiing, a world of travel options beckon. By Tay Suan Chiang

GET ready to do the Samba. It's no secret that Singaporeans love to travel, and not even thoughts of a 30-hour flight crammed into economy class will dampen their enthusiasm.

No surprises for guessing the next hot destination for 2014 then - travel agents are already betting on South America as the top destination for adventure seekers this year.

"South America is definitely a big one for 2014 especially in the run-up and aftermath of the World Cup," says Nikki Pang, regional marketing manager at Lightfoot Travel, a luxury tour operator.

She adds that while people may not travel specifically for the tournament which takes place from June 12 to July 13, "it's definitely on people's radar a lot more...

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