The River Thames: A Guide to Barging

The River Thames: A Guide to Barging The River Thames is the spine, the lifeblood and the main attraction of one of the best-known and historically important cities on the planet. But while the section that flows through London is certainly the most high profile, the 215 miles of the Thames slice England, stretching from […]

Cruising the Highlands in Style: The Caledonian Canal

Cruising the Highlands in Style: The Caledonian Canal There’s no beauty in the world quite like that of the Scottish Highlands. The rugged landscape will take your breath away and make you eager to see more. One of the best ways to explore the wild side of Scotland is by water, and the Caledonian Canal […]

North V. South: The Battle of the Poles

North V. South: The Battle of the Poles Your breath feels like it freezes as soon as it leaves your lungs, your back and shoulders ache from carrying equipment for days and your legs are shaking – yet, somehow, you’ve never been happier. Traveling to the Poles is the dream of many an adventure lover. […]

Great news for the Galapagos Penguin

Great news for the Galapagos Penguin The Galapagos Islands wildlife has fascinated us ever since the naturalist Charles Darwin brought them to the attention of the world through his remarkable journey of discovery in the early 1800s. His research in the archipelago forms the basis of what has become his revolutionary theory of natural election. […]

Supporting Sustainable Tourism in the Galapagos Islands

Supporting Sustainable Tourism in the Galapagos Islands As one of the most unique places on the planet, the Galapagos Islands attract thousands of nature lovers each year, who come to explore the diverse landscape and experience wildlife encounters. Anyone who embarked on the Galapagos wildlife voyage, or indeed seen in any capacity, has a responsibility […]

Try this Traditional Cuisine for your Scottish Cruise

Try this Traditional Cuisine for your Scottish Cruise If the only thing you think about when someone mentions Scottish food is Martian rock and fried macaroni baked into a pie crust, you’ll be surprised by Scottish cruises. On our way down the Caledonian Canal, our on-board chef likes to celebrate excellent local cuisine and – […]

Eco Eco Hotel for Green Globetrotting

Eco Eco Hotel for Green Globetrotting One of the worst things on the road is the huge carbon footprint you collect while playing globetrotting. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to help neutralize your environmental impact and improve your feelings. Spread across the world is a resort that has enormous environmental and social […]

An Island Guide to the Galapagos

  An Island Guide to the Galapagos The Galapagos Islands have long been a magnet to travellers interested in the ecology and geology of our natural world. This remote volcanic archipelago in the Pacific Ocean lies around 1,000km off the coast of Ecuador and supports some of the most diverse habitats on the planet. There […]

Family-tastic Fun in Courchevel

Family-tastic Fun in Courchevel Courchevel is a great destination for family fun. As the largest linked ski area in Europe, the resort offers plenty of fun on and off the slopes, as well as great restaurants and accommodation. If you and the kids are up for battling the elements and getting into some sporting adventures, […]

A Wild Walker Winter Come True Dream!

A Wild Walker Winter Come True Dream! Winter sports fanatics can quickly become exhausted with the normal activities on offer. For those who crave a call that is really exciting and close to nature, leave skiing in this winter chalet. Walking on the ice and the thrill of every crunch under your feet on the […]