Island hopping in the Philippines
The Philippines has been pegged as one of the most up-and-coming travel hotspots, thanks to its backdrop of serene natural habitats, UNESCO world heritage sites, relaxed local atmosphere, fabulous food and above all, the out-of-this-world beaches. We’re taking you island hopping to some of the county’s central islands.
Peru uncovered: five unmissable sights to behold
Small glasses of pisco and bowls of fresh ceviche have a completely different and authentic taste in Lima and Cusco. Admiring the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu up-close is awe-inspiring. But what really makes Peru so special lies in its mix of history and spectacular nature. Here is a list of five must-see sights that…
An outdoor-lover’s guide to adventure travel in Finland
There is nothing quite like Finland’s great outdoors: with 40 national parks covering most of the country, they make up an incredibly rich and varied landscape to suit all manner of travellers, no matter the time of year.
California road trip: from San Francisco to Yosemite and the Big Sur
Prepare to take in the magnitude of sights that await you on the USA’s West Coast. Hiring a car in the states is somewhat of a necessity, but it bestows on you the freedom to explore so much more than you would by simply staying in one major city. San Francisco is an excellent starting…
Sensational safaris: which is the best one for you?
There’s nothing more bucket-list-ticking than a safari, whether it’s a thrilling game drive through famous Kruger National Park or a sand-strewing quad bike adventure across the Sahara Desert. We’ve rounded up the most unmissable safaris around the world, so you can plan the perfect one for you – whether you’re travelling with friends and family…
An essential guide to South Africa: six ways to see the Rainbow Nation
Nicknamed the ‘Rainbow Nation’, South Africa is a country of contrasts that seduces with golden beaches, dramatic mountains, an abundance of wildlife and a rich history.
Road trip: Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
500 miles | 6 days Two of the most iconic road trips in South Africa are here joined together for days of intrepid travels. Start in the buzzing city of Cape Town, before exploring the famous Winelands for a taste of South Africa’s most delicious export. Following the famous Route 62 onto the lauded Garden…
11 amazing things to do in Sri Lanka
Located just off the southern coast of India, the teardrop-shaped island of Sri Lanka is festooned with diversity. This balmy paradise boasts myriad charms, encompassing everything from ancient UNESCO World Heritage Sites and wildlife-rich national parks to luscious country landscapes and idyllic golden-sand beaches. Whether you’re elephant-spotting, heading out on a tea trail or surfing…