We often travel for the iconic sights, the sweeping landscapes… but it is really the fleeting moments of sincere connection that leave a lasting impression.
Recent press hasn’t done the Kokoda Track any favours, but there’s always another side to the story…
Jenni Sparks thinks maps are cool. So cool, in fact, that she’ll spend months drawing a single one.
When Intrepid began, we had one destination, one small group and one tour leader: Geoff Manchester.
Farewell, comfort zone. It was nice knowing you.
Meet Laura Rinderknecht, the divorcee who sold her house, quit her job and spent the next 10 months travelling the world.
Unless you’re an astronaut (if you are – can we be friends?), most of us will never walk on the moon. But on the Bolivian Altiplano, you can get pretty close.
Travelling is the ultimate relationship test. You’ll find out more about your life partner while haggling with an Ecuadorian chicken-merchant than you would in 40 years of marriage.
If you were to picture the city where an aspiring Disney director might choose to film Cinderella or Beauty and the Beast, you could do a lot worse than Bruges.
Thing is, much as Cariocas (Rio locals) would love have you think it elsewise, Rio isn’t the only town to which Carnaval comes.