Category - Active Travel

27
May

Destination Spotlight – Panama

10 Cool things about Panama As a tourist destination, Panama wears many hats. Having just returned from this fascinating Central American country, here are 10 things I learned: l) Panama is the southernmost of the countries in Central America, bordered by Costa Rica and Colombia.  The Caribbean Ocean is to the north (yes, north) and […]

21
Jan

Spotlight on Anguilla

Welcome to the uniqueness of Anguilla!   Tucked away in the northern Caribbean lies a small wonder with a large reputation! Ringed by 33 white-sand beaches and crystal waters, possessing a contemporary international style, extraordinary vistas and world-class accommodations, Anguilla is an idyllic tropical escape. Diminutive – just 56 square kilometers of magical beauty and […]

5
Nov

Climbing Kilimanjaro

Approximately 35,000 visitors attempt to climb Kilimanjaro every year, with around 80% of them being successful. Kili is a challenge. It is the world’s tallest freestanding mountain, rising clear from the plains of Tanzania. Depending on the route, hikers have to climb between 4,000 and almost 5,000 metres of vertical rise, typically over a span […]

22
Aug

Ol Donyo Lodge – Amboseli, Kenya

This is the real Africa. Genuine. Pure. Alive.    Ol Donyo Lodge is located on the Maasai-owned Mbirikani Group Ranch, comprising of 275,000 acres of wilderness between Amboseli and Tsavo National Parks and bordering Chyulu Hills National Park. This stunningly beautiful area is incredibly diverse, and often has spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro.   No […]

20
Jun

Ama Waterways unveils 2014 Africa Safaris & Wildlife Cruise

AmaWaterways recently announced the release of its new 2014 Africa Safaris & Wildlife Cruise brochure. The brochure provides complete details about AmaWaterways’ one-of-a-kind program in Africa, with four different land safari itineraries – Discover Africa, Stars of South Africa, Rivers & Rails of Africa and Golden Trails of East Africa – all which include a […]

20
Mar

The Lodge at Doonbeg County Clare, Ireland

Doonbeg encapsulates an extraordinary experience where no two visits are the same, ensuring you’ll want to come back again and again.   Service at The Lodge at Doonbeg is famously discreet – a tradition which has prevailed since The Lodge first opened its door in 2006. The team at Doonbeg are trained to the highest […]