Entries in explore (61)

Monday
Sep252017

5 Cool Travel  Careers

If travelling is one of your passions in life you might be wondering how you could turn it into a career and potentially make it a lifestyle. There are many careers out there that allow you to travel the world; here we talk you through 5 of the best!

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Tuesday
Sep192017

5 unbelievable Natural  Phenomena

The world is full to bursting with cool goings on. Such a richly diverse planet is loaded with things to marvel at and scratch our heads over. We humans have a strange misconception that we know a lot as well and the natural world is one of those topics we’re convinced we’ve got covered. That’s not always the case though, like in the case of these natural phenomena…

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Thursday
Sep142017

Travelling The Silk  Road

For many, the term “The Silk Road” evokes the image of a myth-laden landscape on whose path many legendary figures have trodden: from Marco Polo to Kublai Khan, its terrains have seen the migration of goods and ideas across the centuries. Why did it end and what does it look like today? Read on for our modern-day guide to the Silk Road!

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Thursday
Sep072017

Top 5 Countries to Visit for Birdwatching 

Birds are amazing creatures that are extremely diverse and interesting. From the smallest hummingbird to the tallest ostrich, from seed-eating sparrows to sloth-eating harpy eagles, this article talks you through some of the most interesting birds in the world and the amazing countries where you can find them.

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Monday
Sep042017

Country Profile – Trinidad and  Tobago

This Caribbean twin-island offers electric nightlife, an annual Carnival and some of the best experiences that the natural world can offer – Trinidad and Tobago remains unchanged by tourism and is therefore replete with an unspoiled beauty that is rare in most islands nations.

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Tuesday
Aug292017

The Best Destinations For Adrenaline  Junkies

From bungee jumping off bridges to abseiling down rocky cliffs, activities tailored for thrill seekers are gaining popularity around the world. In this article we talk you through our top 5 travel destinations for those seeking an adrenaline rush.

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Thursday
Aug242017

Top 5 Places To Visit In  India

No two regions of India are the same and the extent to the cultural, religious and philosophical history of Indian civilisation is difficult to match. Although difficult to condense, we’ve picked 5 places that are fundamental to any travel-itinerary and especially to backpackers touring India this summer!

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Tuesday
Aug152017

Top 5 Cities To Visit In  Africa

With over 54 countries, Africa is a continent with so much to see - where do you start? From bustling bazaars to magnificent medinas, here are our top 5 cities to visit in Africa:

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Friday
Jul282017

5 Things To Do On A Long  Flight

Are you buzzing for your next trip abroad but can’t bear to think about that dreaded long-haul flight? Don’t worry – most people are in the same position! Read our top tips for keeping busy on long aeroplane journeys:

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Tuesday
Jul252017

Top 5 Snowy  Destinations

Sometimes, when temperatures plummet, the beauty of a place only increases when it receives its gift from the skies - snow. Whilst a lot of us look to warmer destinations during the blistering winter months, we’re here to make a case for some of the snowier sceneries out there.

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Tuesday
Jul182017

5 Books That Inspire  Travel

Not only can literature transport you to the edges of the earth without you having to lift much more than a finger, it can also be a great source of inspiration to actually go and discover places for yourself. We're here to give you five books that offer a unique and intriguing insight into some of the most beautiful parts of the world!

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Wednesday
Jul122017

QUIZ: Which Frontier Project Should you Do In  Autumn?

Summer is here but, as we all know, it's fleeting; autumn will be upon us soon. For some this is their favourite season, for others it's just the soggy precursor to further plummeting temperatures. Take our quiz to find out where you should volunteer this autumn:

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Tuesday
Jul192016

10 Reasons Why Solo Travel Is The Best Thing You Can Do

You know exactly where you want to go and you have the itinerary all planned out in your head, the only problem now is that you don’t have anyone to go with. Travelling alone doesn’t always have to be such a bad thing though, in fact it could end up being the best thing you ever do! Here are our 10 reasons why we think everyone should give solo travel a go...

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Monday
May092016

The World's Greatest Road Trips

There’s still something very mythical and romantic about a road trip. The spontaneity, the adventure or simply the endless conversation and banter with those dear to us, the whole idea of road trips will always hold a soft spot in our souls. Here, then, are some of the very best you can partake in.

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Thursday
Apr142016

Why Dolphin Conservation Is So Important

Happy National Dolphin Day! In honour of this awareness day for one of the world’s most endearing animals, it’d be appropriate to look at some of the risks that are facing our marine mammal friends.

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