Do you have a passion you feel compelled to explore in ever greater depth on your travels? Here, we suggest (superficially dissimilar) destinations that offer similar experiences, whether you’re into wine, wilderness walking, or observing endangered primates.
With the world’s longest direct flight, from London to Perth, launching next year, Audley specialists have put together ideas for experiencing some of the world’s other superlatives, from the largest salt flat to the longest rail journey.
If you enjoyed watching Joanna’s journey, our specialists have recommended some like-minded experiences to include in a trip to Japan, taking you to Japan’s oldest geisha district, across virgin jungle and through the ocean in an undersea bullet train tunnel.
Christopher and Rosemarie travelled with us in September last year. Read the account of their trip to South Africa, where they saw whales in Walkers Bay, tasted wine in the vineyards of Franschheok and travelled by rail through the stunning vistas of the Western Cape.
Sometimes the journey can be just as fulfilling and enlightening as the destination itself. Why not peel back the layers of a country by travelling by train, bicycle or boat, you will see so much more from a different perspective...
The allure of train journeys is undeniable. There is something intoxicating about speeding through landscapes as life unfolds outside the window. Whether notable for their dramatic views, luxurious surroundings or sheer speed, we’ve highlighted what we consider to be seven of the most exciting train journeys in the world.