The spectacular Dolomites and traversing the famous Alta Via 1 is one of the most outstanding ways to experience this region of Italian, best known for the fashionable ski town of Cortina d'Ampezzo.
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Lhasa, capital of the ‘autonomous’ region of Tibet is best reached by flight over the Himalayas. Along the way, you’ll get views of amazing views of Everest across the dog tooth peaks of the giant Him...Read More »
Hong Kong, a favourite city for us. To visit that is. I am not sure I would want to live here and don’t have an intention of finding out if I do but, it is one of those wonderful places that lives on ...Read More »
We land in Beijing (Chinese for North Capital), ready to explore, after a short stop over in Hong Kong. Driving from the airport, we were struck at once by the amount of concrete everywhere. Boy there...Read More »
Tour du Mont Blanc, or often known as TMB, has become established as one of the great walks of the world bolstered because it circumvents Mont Blanc, a mountain that everyone has heard of and which mo...Read More »
Experience the very best of South Morocco on a fly-drive from Marrakech to the golden sands of the Sahara where you’ll journey through a mosaic of awe-inspiring landscapes. In Morocco’s Deep South the...Read More »
A quick summary of what to do!
Classic ‘triangle’ of key sites – Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan
Yangon or Rangoon – the Capital. Summarised as markets and pagodas.
Mandalay – not an attractive city or int...Read More »
Famous for its majestical palaces and formidable monuments, a visit to the romantic state of Rajasthan will take you through the history embodied in the Red Forts. Amongst your list of must see places...Read More »
Cuba, the largest of the Caribbean islands, is known for its white-sand beaches, rolling mountains, cigars and rum. Its colourful capital, Havana, features lavish Spanish colonial architecture within ...Read More »
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest peak in Africa and one of the continent’s most magnificent sights. From cultivated farmlands on the lower levels, brimming with maize and millet, the mountain rises through lush rainforest, the boughs of trees clothed in abundant epiphytic lichen, orchids and moss, through alpine meadows dotted with clumps of yellow and purple flowers, through a barren lunar landscape of dust, dust and rock to the peak of Uhuru.