News Tips and Trivia

We’re always on the lookout for topical news related to travel – particularly our variety – fun adventures! So this is the spot for our travel news and tips, a bit of fun travel trivia and updates on the many travel competitions we run.

Best places to visit in February

  The fifth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit each month. February is all about the palm-fringed beaches of Goa, the incredible phenomenon at Abu Simbel in Egypt, the world-famous Rio Carnival and the … Continue reading

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Feeling peckish in Marrakech?

  Whether you are looking for an evening of authentic Moroccan entertainment, a romantic evening in a candle-lit courtyard, or to people watch in a lively cocktail bar, here are our top pick of the best places to grab a … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in January

  The fourth installment of our twelve part series on the best places to visit when. January is all about the game parks and wildlife of Tanzania, the friendly hill tribes of Thailand, the otherworldly landscapes of Chile, the exquisite temples of Burma and the … Continue reading

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In and around Kathmandu

  Whether you are travelling to Kathmandu for the culture, incredible mountain peaks of the Himalayas, or simply passing through – there is plenty to see and do. Whether you’ve got a couple hours or a whole day to spare, … Continue reading

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Off the beaten track in Turkey

  High and mountainous with broad vistas and dramatic lakes, the rugged region of Eastern Turkey is well off the beaten track and deserves at least a week – if not more, to explore. Here’s a small sneak peek of some … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in December

The third installment of our twelve part series of the best places to visit when, this month it’s all about sunny escapes in laid-back Laos, tropical Zanzibar, and beguiling Cambodia, plus unique festive getaways for Christmas and New Year’s Eve in snowy … Continue reading

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Exploring St Petersburg

  So, you’ve got a couple hours of free time in St Petersburg and are wondering how to spend your time. Well there’s no need to worry, as the City of the Tsars has plenty to keep you busy, whether you are … Continue reading

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A day out in Reykjavik

  Reykjavik, the world’s most northerly capital may be small but it is a great place to spend an extra day or two when you’re in Iceland. Our very own Ann Amies has just returned from a trip to Iceland … Continue reading

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Discovering Matusadona’s Intricate Lion Story

  Lions in Africa are on the losing side of an intensifying conflict with people. As the human population continues to increase and available natural habitat shrinks, wildlife and communities are being forced to cohabit, often within close proximity. Lions … Continue reading

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Mighty Moscow

  So, you’ve got a couple hours of free time in Moscow – or perhaps even a whole day to spare, and are wondering how to spend your time. Well there’s no need to worry, as Russia’s bustling capital city has … Continue reading

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