Adventure Travel

Take your holiday a step further and add an exciting edge to your get-away. Adventure holidays offer the traveller the opportunity to experience the best of the world’s most exciting destinations; taking the road less travelled, but without losing creature comforts along the way.

Video of the Week – Glorious sunsets around the world!

Don’t we all just love sunsets! Our featured video this week follows Romain Corraze’s yearlong journey around Planet E, where he visits 31 countries and captures some beautiful sunsets along the way. See the sun go down over the Gobi … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – cage diving in South Africa

This week we’re featuring one of our favourites – a video of our man Miles and folks from Flight Centre cage diving in South Africa while on the Garden Route Discovery tour. Certainly not for the faint of heart! Learn … Continue reading

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Don’t feel the fear – but do it anyway …

Travelling to places where the traditions and customs that we’re used to don’t apply is refreshing, but if you’re a solo female traveller, some of these experiences can be daunting. For example, in countries with unfamiliar dominant religions, it can … Continue reading

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The Essaouira Gnaoua and World Music Festival

Morocco is a land with a rich and varied culture which has consistently inspired musicians, writers and other creatives across the world for decades. The Rolling Stones were drawn to the allure of Marrakech, while Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and … Continue reading

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Duruthu Perahera Festival – Colombo

By guest blogger Carla Dobson-Elliott. Just over 100km from the southern tip of India, Sri Lanka has a rich and diverse culture that is most in evidence during the island’s festivals.  The country is enjoying a huge surge in tourism … Continue reading

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Off the beaten track in Jordan

It very often happens in this job. Customer jealousy, that is. We’ve set up an amazing adventure in the desert or the jungle – and now you lot are going! Meanwhile, we sit chained to our desks, dreaming of the … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Costa Rica

For nature lovers, sun worshippers, photographers, surfers and beach bums alike, Costa Rica is something of a paradise – and comparatively unspoilt. Large areas of the country are still covered in lush rainforest criss-crossed with inland waterways and stocked with … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Visit Cuba

Our first selection of photos from Cuba. No nightclub or carnival shots – yet! This handful of photos gives a small taste of the laid back charms of a visit to Cuba. Don’t be fooled though – underneath the beautifully … Continue reading

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Video of the Week: China – Fast and Peaceful

China is a land filled with the mysteries of the past, yet it’s simultaneously streaking toward an exciting future. Along with ancient monuments that date back thousands of years, China’s modern cities hint at the urban environment of the future. … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Laid back Laos

A member of our team went to Laos and had these incredible photos to share. Despite increasing interest from travellers all over the world, Laos remains one of Southeast Asia’s most pristine destinations, a region that seems to have retained … Continue reading

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