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 November

The second installment of our twelve part series on the best places to visit when, this month it’s all about the natural delights of Vietnam, ancient monasteries of Tibet, sublime southern coastline of South Africa, desert dunes of Morocco and intoxicating wildlife of Ecuador.  Vietnam … 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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Best places to visit in October

The timing of a holiday is key. There is nothing worse than arriving at your dream destination to a welcoming of torrential rain or freezing temperatures. This is the first of a 12 part series looking at the best places … 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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Eat your way around the world!

  Whether slurping up scrumptious street food, indulging in gourmet meals or summing up the courage to try quirky local delicacies, we simply love exploring a destination through our stomachs. Often enough we want to take some of these flavours … Continue reading

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From past to present in Beijing

  Looking to do something a little different in Beijing? Our own Ann Amies recently returned from China and having visited a few times before, she decided to try something new – learning how to prepare authentic Chinese dumplings in a … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in September

  The final part in our twelve part series on the best places to visit when. September is all about the magical Full Moon Festival in Vietnam, the bi-annual migration of the Berbers in Morocco, the archaeological riches of Jordan and … Continue reading

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A walk around the People’s Park in Chengdu

  In the centre of Chengdu lies the People’s Park. An expanse of trees and open spaces for, as the name suggests, the people to enjoy. Our own Ann Amies takes an afternoon stroll here enjoying a pleasant relief from incessant … Continue reading

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