wherever you travel in Ethiopia, visitors will be touched by the welcoming spirit, generosity and curiosity of the local people. Discover 5 of the extraordinary places in Ethiopia.
When you sign up for a climbing trip to Mt Kilimanjaro, you usually don’t expect that temperatures can be that cold. But at 5,895m they can drop down way below zero, especially from the months of October to January. So check out my ultimate list of base layer essentials to always stay warm. BASE LAYER […]
From the forest of Borneo to the African savannah, nothing beats the thrill of being breathtakingly close to some of the world’s most incredible wildlife – don’t you think? I have hand-picked 5 wildlife encounters you’ll never forget. 1. Kenya & Tanzania Adventure Excellent game viewing, spectacular scenery, incredible wildlife and exotic Zanzibar. Kenya and […]
Counting down the days to a big trip is a period full of anticipation and excitement. I look forward to the place I’m going to visit, the things I’m going to see, and the people I’ll get to meet. But aside from this natural feeling of joy and happiness, travel has given me back so […]
Many visitors to Bhutan are eager to get a glimpse not only of the scenery but the day-to-day life of its people. As I disembarked the plane at Bhutan’s only airport, nothing could have prepared me for the culture shock. The country has shielded itself from mass globalisation. This has allowed the small nation to […]
I had the great privilege to interview high-altitude climber Kenton Cool, right after his return from his Everest climbing expedition with the broadcaster and adventurer Ben Fogle. The interview took place in Kathmandu, Nepal, right after the climbing ended. Kenton and Ben were just reporting their trip to journalist and mountaineer Billi Bierling, who is […]
When should I visit Bhutan? In general, the best seasons to visit in are Spring and Autumn, where the weather is relatively stable and tolerable.