Is Volunteering the Best Option for you?

The idea of volunteering abroad seems so exciting. Travelling, seeing the world, all whilst helping a good cause. On paper, it sounds perfect. But volunteering isn’t for everyone, and even if it is something you want to do, you need to make sure you do it in the right way. Here are some points to take into consideration: Do you want to travel or are you happy to be based in one place? You will have the opportunity to travel during your free time, but won’t be able to go as far due to your commitments. Think about this andContinue Reading…

Some Incredible Worldwide Destinations

If you are looking for some travel inspiration, look no further. There are some incredible places scattered across the globe, just waiting for you to visit them. And here is a list of some of the top destinations to help you pick somewhere that really appeals to you: India. Filled with delicious food, stunning scenery and incredible cultural experiences, India makes for a fascinating destination. Keep your wits about you, though, or it could turn dangerous. Brazil. From towns like Rio de Janeiro to wildlife-rich areas like the Pantanale, Brazil has a lot to offer any type of traveller. It’sContinue Reading…

Choosing a Destination if you Have Children

Holidays are the perfect way to spend quality time with your family. You do need to find the right destination though, as not all places will be as family friendly as others you could select. It’s important you choose a destination where you and your children will be happy and comfortable. Make sure the accommodation is right for you. Check reviews and look at photographs of the hotel. It should be easy to pick out their main customer base. Hotels aimed at couple and young people might be fun, however they’re unlikely to have the right facilities for your littleContinue Reading…

Do you Want to go on a Safari?

Many people want to go on a safari and it has always been a dream for them since childhood. If you think that you want to go on a safari, it might be worth asking yourself these questions to decide if a safari holiday is right for you: • Do you mind staying in basic accommodation? Even safari lodges will often make use of rather basic accommodation and you might have to share a room. Some safaris even expect you to camp to get to more remote destinations. • Do you have the money? Safaris aren’t cheap and they willContinue Reading…

Finding a Safari Guide for your Trip to Africa

You need to find the right guide if you want to enjoy your safari holiday to its full potential. A good guide will now where to find all the best wildlife, will have a good quality vehicle and will be knowledgeable about the species you see. It’s worth putting in some time and effort to find the right guide for your holiday. If you are booking a hotel, ask them if they have any safari guides they can recommend. It might be that they have their own guides and you can book your trip directly through them. They could alsoContinue Reading…