Category - Active Travel


Active Walking and Hiking Tours

I’d have to say that the most popular type of active holiday is the walking or hiking tour.  The leisurely ones requiring little special equipment and  are easy to “train” for. Or for the serious hiker the world is your oyster. So there’s pretty much something for everyone. I’m frequently asked the difference between a […]


Club Med Creative by Cirque du Soleil

Escape to a world of creative exploration. Club Med and Cirque du Soleil have joined forces to dream up the ultimate circus-inspired playground.  Adults and children alike are invited to live a one-of-a-kind immersive experience in Punta Cana,featuring unique activities inspired by the wondrous and unexpected world of Cirque du Soleil.  From artistic to acrobatic […]


Active Travel to the Polar Regions

OK, this might be a tough sell. Talking about travel to the high Arctic when you are just about to dust off your snow shovels and winter boots. But this is actually the time you should start thinking about planning any travel to the far north. That’s because the window is quite small, and as […]


Top 10 Active Travel Vacations

1. Cycling Cuba The best of Cuba on two wheels. 2.Mont Blanc Highlights Walk the best of Mont Blanc Circuit in France and Italy. 3.Cycle Indochina & Angkor Cycle through 3 countries from Thailand to Vietnam. 4. The Amalfi Coast Discover the highlights of Italy’s Amalfi coast on foot. 5. Cycle Nicaragua, Costa Rica & […]


The Active Solo Traveller

For decades it’s been a challenge for the solo traveller: Where do you go that’s (a) safe (b) where you can meet other people – not necessarily for romance, (c) not break the bank and – last but far from least (d) have fun? Not to mention how can you as a solo traveller enjoy […]


Active Travel Packing

Chances are you’re looking at an active holiday after you’ve already sampled few other styles of travel.  Perhaps you’re used to cruising, or heading down south to a resort, and are now looking for something with a little more participation. (By the way, you’ve made a great decision!) But what to pack if you have […]