Archive for December, 2013

Merry Christmas

Where are our Groups on Christmas Day?

Posted on 20. Dec, 2013 by Jess Millett.


With Groups all over the world and travellers at different points on their adventures, it is always nice to hear about what the groups get up to and what our amazing Tour Leaders are doing to mark special occasions. We have asked a selection of Tucan Travel’s Tour Leaders what they have planned for Christmas [...]

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Jess Millett on the Gorilla Trek

What to pack for a Gorilla Trek

Posted on 16. Dec, 2013 by Jess Millett.


I loved every minute of my Gorilla Trek, a trip I did last month with Tucan Travel. It was a true privilege, hiking through the jungle to spend an hour with such special creatures. I’m not going to lie, it wasn’t a breeze. It was hard, made tougher by the adverse weather conditions which we [...]

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Gorilla in Uganda

Gorilla Trekking – is it responsible?

Posted on 09. Dec, 2013 by Rebecca Thompson.


I decided in this post I would discuss one of the increasingly popular activities for travellers in Africa and how it affects the region. Gorilla trekking in Uganda is a remarkable experience. You are surrounded by rainforest looking at an animal with expressions so human-like you’ll later swear you shared a ‘moment’ with the silverback… [...]

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Camel riding in the desert

India – Makes you Nama-stay Longer

Posted on 06. Dec, 2013 by Tony Perdomo.


India – ahhh where to begin with you.  Before arriving at the airport of Delhi, you know you are going to experience one of the most fascinating countries this wonderful world has to offer.  I am doing the Rajasthan Explored tour and I have never been more excited to see a country that everyone had [...]

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