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Top 5 for nature in Borneo

Borneo is renowned for its wildlife offering. Home of the orangutan, the pygmy elephant and numerous bird species, it is a haven for nature lovers. Asia specialist and wildlife aficionado, Ellis, talks us through the very best of Borneo’s natural world. Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre The centre is located about 25 kilometres west of Sandakan in the more »

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Oman: The destination with it all

We are delighted to have recently added Oman to our selection of tailor-made tours. Oman is the destination everyone is talking about, and with so much to offer; abundant culture, spectacular landscapes, fascinating cities and a stunning coastline, it is easy to see why. Middle East expert, Bjorn, tells us why now is the time more »

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Japan Rugby World Cup 2019

With the countdown to the Japan Rugby World Cup well underway, it is time to look ahead to 2019 and the arrival of one of the world’s most exciting sporting tournaments on Japanese shores. Whilst the tournament is still over a year away, securing match tickets ahead of time and booking accommodation early is vital more »

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On safari in India

Think of safari and our minds immediately wander to the African plains, to thundering wildebeest, towering giraffes and frolicking zebra. Yet, tracking animals in the wild takes on a whole new meaning in India says Asia expert, Cherylle, after a recent trip spent exploring its wildlife rich national parks.  For me, a trip to Central India has more »

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Getting to know Nepal

Nepal is a country so full of surprises. From the mighty Himalayas to the wildlife rich national parks, adventure is abundant in this largely undiscovered destination. Asia expert, Cherylle, visits Nepal for the first time, discovering fascinating culture and breathtaking landscapes at every turn. Although Nepal had never been on my bucket list, when the more »

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A walk back in time along the Nakasendo Path

Japan, also known as the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’, is known for many things, from mouth-watering sushi, intriguing teahouses and lightning speed trains to ultra modern cities, ancient ryokans and extraordinary temples. Yet, it is Japan’s fantastic hiking that has caught our attention. Head of Asia Product, Kate, steps back in time on one more »

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