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Mexico

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Mexico’s hidden gems: top 5 spots

A cenote in Mexico

Mexico’s Hidden Gems: top 5 spots

Mexico offers such vast options for visitors that it could be easy to miss out on the country's authentic places full of tradition and charm. Mexico's world known pristine beaches are just the tip of the iceberg of a country blessed with culture, nature and warm weather.

As a tour leader in Mexico, I normally get asked my favourite places on our Mexico tour. It's...

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Asia

Nepal

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Top 10 things to do in Kathmandu

View of the Golden Temple in Patan

Are you thinking about making Nepal your next holiday destination? We hope you’re not just coming for the breathtaking Himalayas and are also planning to make a stop in the dazzling capital Kathmandu. If you have started your research on Kathmandu you’ll know that there are many things to see in Kathmandu, but there is only so much time and it can be difficult to narrow it down to the highlights.

We have summarised...

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Azerbaijan

Europe

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Top things to see in Azerbaijan

The dazzling landscape in Gobustan

Azerbaijan is a lesser visited country located on the cusp of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, making it a unique and fascinating blend of east and west. Shrouded in centuries of history which is shown in the beautiful old monasteries, ancient palaces and classic architecture, Azerbaijan is a country that will keep surprising you everywhere you look. Between the modern facets of Baku, the untouched landscapes and the charming towns dotted throughout the country, Azerbaijan is...

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Colombia

Cuba

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Patagonia

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10 best places to go in December

Travellers swimming in the Bay of Pigs in Cuba

Over the years we’ve seen that December is one of the most popular times to travel, especially solo travellers often seek an adventure towards the end of December to celebrate the new year in true explorer style.

Below you’ll find a combination of our most popular tours among travellers and destinations we recommend this time of year.

1. Colombia

Colombia is one...

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Central America

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South America

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10 best places to go in November

Bridge in the Cloud Forest in Costa Rica

We’re passionate about adventure travel and with 33 years of experience in this niche industry, we understand that this travel style is different from your relaxing-by-the-hotel-pool holiday. The best time to embark on your adventure holiday may differ from the common perception of “go when it’s the hottest and driest”.

That’s why we’ve put together our very own travel calendar, so you can find out where we...

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10 best places to go in October

Scenery in Patagonia

Many travel dreams have been put on hold for most of 2020 due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Days feel endless at the moment, especially if you’re working or self-isolating at home. That’s why it’s more important than ever to stay positive and inspired because we will travel the world, tick off bucket lists and learn about new cultures first-hand again.

We hope our destinations calendar will help you travel...

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Dream trips to plan for the future – Part 2

Kyoto - Japan

We hope you are still full of inspiration and wanderlust for your next adventure - after all planning is all part of the fun. We started off our dream trips to plan for the future - part 1 here, showing you all the fantastic destinations you can visit depending on your interests. Now one of the history lovers, foodies and island worshippers - where’s your dream destination? 

For the history...

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Peru

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Dream trips to plan for the future – Part 1

Wadi Rum - Jordan

If 2020 has taught us anything it’s that no - we don’t have all the time in the world. The start of the new decade was like any other year - families parted ways after Christmas celebrations and travelled home, adventurers looked ahead to all their exciting holiday plans and many were busy assessing how many trips they could squeeze out of annual leave. Those with constant itchy feet looked back on 2019’s adventures and wondered what was next....

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Africa

Safari

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The greatest safaris in Southern Africa

Giraffes grazing in Kruger National Park

When considering the prospect of delving deep into the wilderness of a country on a quest to find some of the often fantastical creatures that roam its plains, climb its trees or swim its waters, only one location typically comes to mind - Africa. However, despite its abundant and marvellous wildlife, much of the continent remains relatively untouched by tourism. Few have walked with black rhinos in Zimbabwe, floated alongside hippos in Botswana or come face...

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Journey through the Okavango Delta

The Okavango Delta in Botswana from above

 Far from the sporadically placed towns of Botswana’s wild northern grasslands lies the country’s most famous natural feature - the Okavango Delta. Accessible only by off-road vehicle via gnarled dirt tracks that weave between the feral foliage of the nation’s game reserves, it is quite literally off the beaten track. Upon approaching the extensive waterway, as your truck and the unkept paths whisk forcefully you from side to side, you may wonder where...

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