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We went on a 10-day tour of central Africa.
walking tours in the forests of northern California
The group is currently on tour in Europe.
They begin a world tour with four concerts in Brazil.
The New England leg of the tour was canceled for lack of ticket sales.
We were taken on a tour of the factory.
Every weekend there are free guided tours of the museum.
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