Category - Active Travel

15
Jan

Top Alaskan Adventures

When it comes to describing wild Alaska, the word ‘beautiful” is often used. Vast, striking landscapes are found over every horizon, from deep and luscious green forests that coat mountainsides to towering off-white glaciers that calve off into the deep blues of an ocean teeming with life.  And when it comes to adventure, the state offers […]

15
Jan

Extraordinary African Adventures

We are excited to share this guest blog from our valued active travel partner Sherwin Banda, President of African Travel. My Top 7 African Countries Zimbabwe Africa is a wonderful place to experience with family.  While I love showing my son my South African homeland, I can’t wait to take my family to Zimbabwe. The […]

13
Dec

Scenic All-Inclusive River Cruise with National Geographic

Discover magnificent destinations with handpicked National Geographic experts, on an all-inclusive luxury river cruise.   Scenic is delighted to announce their new collection of river cruises in partnership with National Geographic. Scenic’s National Geographic river cruises combine their all-inclusive luxury experience, with National Geographic’s unique brand of inspiring and educational expert-led travel, that will create […]

22
Nov

TV Tourism

TV shows can transport us to amazing destinations right from the comfort of our own homes but visiting them in real life can be just as magical. From castles in the United Kingdom to actual outer space, let’s explore travel options for the television fanatics we all secretly (or not so secretly) we really are.  Game of Thrones  This show on HBO was both […]

15
Nov

Spitsbergen, Svalbard: The Realm of the Polar Bear

The Svalbard archipelago is made of up four large mountainous islands and hundreds of smaller ones. Spitsbergen is the largest island located halfway between Norway and the North Pole. Remote and untouched, it was a staging point for many expeditions to the North Pole.  It is a wildlife playground, with the majestic polar bear at […]

15
Nov

What to Expect on Your First African Safari

We get it, going on an African Safari can be a bit intimidating at first.  A luxury African safari is at or near the top of most traveller’s wish list, but the ins and outs of actually going on safari may seem a little vague. Micato’s safari specialists are adept at transforming your perhaps hazy safari […]