Experience a different side of Latin America and get off the beaten track to explore a hidden gem, Colombia.
A extraordinarily beautiful island in the midst of the Indian ocean, the tropical nation of Sri Lanka.
Uncover Vietnam’s most iconic sights and sounds. Embrace the kaleidoscopic bustle that is the cultural centre of Vietnam.
If you have EVER dreamed of going to Antarctica, fulfill your dream.
In December I returned from an expedition with One Ocean Expeditions on their ship, Akademik Ioffe and it’s incredibly difficult to put into words the sights, the sounds, the smells and the emotions that I experienced. A fellow traveller said that she wasn’t sure what to expect, but her expectations were certainly exceeded – I would have to agree.
I am flying over the sparkling expanse of the Mozambique Channel to one of the most exotic, forgotten and ecologically diverse islands on the planet, Madagascar. My first glimpse of this fabled island was not really as I imagined as what I saw, initially horrified me – smoke and fire. Not one or two fires, but dozens, burning the land and sending dirty grey plumes spiralling upwards into the skies like mini tornadoes. Little did I know that my first impression of the island would be totally reversed when meeting its warm people, seeing its unique wildlife and spectacular landscapes which would takes us on a spell bounding journey.
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