Funny

Wherever you are, we hope you packed your sense of humour.

Tracking the Big 5 in the Serengeti

Within minutes of entering the Serengeti National Park we came across a large collection of rocks with a family of lions! This time Mufasa was in the house. It looked like a scene out of the Lion King! One of the lionesses … Continue reading

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Experiencing the great outdoors in Africa

Our competition winners Katie Powell and Evan Hunken have arrived in Africa for the first leg of their 57-day trek. Follow their adventures on the Get Rid Of Me blog. I would like to present Emirates with a gold star … Continue reading

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Team Kevan arrive in Beijing.

Katie and Evan have completed their Trans-Siberian adventure and have arrived in Beijing on the first stop of their Beyond the City Walls tour. The Forbidden City, The Great Wall and a tummy-full of roast duck. Read on! The weather in … Continue reading

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Team Kevan on the Trans-Siberian train

Katie and Evan leave Moscow to cross a third of the globe on the legendary Trans-Siberian railway. Cue large amounts of vodka, a strange smurf-like Finnish man, one or two visa issues and a large helping of relief on arrival in … Continue reading

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Haggling in the markets of Marrakech

Tom Sturrock is the News & Sports editor for TNT Magazine, and writes for us today about his shopping experiences in Morocco. The markets of Marrakech are not for the faint-hearted and, as much as anywhere on earth, they verify … Continue reading

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Exploring India & Nepal with the Team Kevan Trio

Team Kevan’s Mom tells us about experiencing India, learning to ride elephants, Indian food, giant mice and successful luggage negotiations. Namaste everyone! I am home safe and sound after a wonderful trip through India and Nepal on The Highway to Himalayas tour … Continue reading

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Drinking coffee: snobbing my way around the world

Being an addict is hardly ever something to boast about, but there are far worse things to be a habitual user of than coffee. I’ll admit that it isn’t the healthiest of beverages if consumed steadily for long periods, and … Continue reading

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Experiencing Chinese cuisine

One of the things that people enjoy most about their visits to China is the amazing food. While in Beijing it is compulsory to visit the famous Wangfujing Night Food Market for a once-in-a-lifetime Chinese cuisine experience. As the name indicates … Continue reading

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The Highway to the Himalayas with Katie and Evan

Our competition winners Katie and Evan take us through the final days of their Highway to the Himalayas tour, just before they head to Russia. Click the links below to see some great video footage of their elephant experience in … Continue reading

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The India chronicles continued: The Taj Mahal

Ah finally, peace and quiet! Don’t get me wrong I love Evan and I have enjoyed every minute of my Mum’s company on our Highway to the Himalayas tour but our tour ended two days ago and I finally have the … Continue reading

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