Archive | Travel RSS feed for this section

Beyond Bali

Despite Indonesia being made up of an astonishing 17,000 islands, a huge number of visitors focus exclusively on Bali. While Bali has a great deal to offer travellers, from ancient temples and glistening rice terraces to thick jungle and paradise beaches, there is so much more to Indonesia than this one island alone. We have more »

Read full story Comments are closed
Meeting the locals

Rajasthan: regal palaces & rural villages

With its soaring forts, glistening palaces, rugged countryside and dramatic desert landscapes, Rajasthan is quintessential India at its best. The state sparkles with the romance, chivalry and heroism of days old, and is forever abuzz with lively celebrations of colour and spirituality. Whether you’re in an opulent city or a rural village, you’ll have countless more »

Read full story Comments are closed
Lek Chailert

The insider: saving Asia’s elephants

We caught up with Lek Chailert who has won many awards for her work to save Asia’s elephants. Here, she tells us more about her project and how tourists have a responsibility to choose ethical elephant encounters. How did your organisation come about? I was working in the tourism industry and I saw the negative more »

Read full story Comments are closed
Serengeti

Serengeti: as seen on TV

The BBC’s latest wildlife series Serengeti really switched things up in terms of how nature documentaries are delivered, and we were glued to our screens every episode. With the use of ground-breaking videography and a dramatised storytelling technique, the series captured the daily unrest and emotional moments faced by animals of the Serengeti in northern more »

Read full story Comments are closed
Rhinos

Zimbabwe’s Rhino – A New Future

Our Africa expert, Anton, went to Zimbabwe in search of rhinos and saw first hand how this endeavour is revitalising the country. Many people think that due to the political turmoil and recent hardships within the country that ‘ticking off’ the Big Five in Zimbabwe is not possible. Yet, if you know where to go more »

Read full story Comments are closed
Food-Tour

Belize Food Tour

Here, our Digital Marketing Executive Silvia explains why a food tour of San Pedro is a great way to get to know Belize. The food tour lasts around 3 hours and will take you to gems throughout the city so make sure you wear your walking shoes! The first stop is Elvi’s Kitchen which is more »

Read full story Comments are closed