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.

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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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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Orangutans, gorillas & lemurs

  Whether you are going in search of orangutans, gorillas or lemurs, here is our pick of the best places around the world to catch a glimpse of the these three very different primates. From the rainforest of northern Borneo, to the lush … Continue reading

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Into the Amazon

  Encompassing 1.4 billion acres and spread across nine nations, the Amazon is the largest tropical rainforest in the world. With unparalleled biodiversity, rich waterways and indigenous settlements, it cannot fail to inspire. Here is our pick of the best … Continue reading

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Manes, stripes and spots!

  Whether you are going in search of manes, stripes or spots, here is our pick of the best places around the globe to catch a glimpse of the world’s three favourite big cats. From the plains of the Serengeti in Africa … Continue reading

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Incredible Victoria Falls

  Whether you find yourself in Victoria Falls at the start or end of your overland safari through East or Southern Africa, why not take advantage of all this incredible location has to offer. Whether you are an adventure seeker … Continue reading

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