Fragrant cuisine, glittering palaces and wild, tropical landscapes make Thailand a popular country to visit. Thailand specialist Ian has designed a journey through the country that lets you enjoy the best experiences and sights, with a focus on quieter areas and private experiences.
We share eight of the best experiences for exploring, tasting and making food and drink around the world, from creating fresh pasta with an Italian grandmother to visiting an exclusive gastronomic society in the Basque Country.
Create travel-inspired dishes in your own kitchen, see South Africa’s lion and wild dog on a ‘sofa safari’ and explore the world’s largest cave by drone. We highlight ways to keep the excitement of travel alive from the comfort of your home.
Myanmar (Burma) specialist Sophie is also one of our dedicated responsible travel experts. As part of her role, she set out to explore the country, looking for authentic, community-led experiences. This led her to animist hunting shrines, fishing lessons and a village-wide game of hide and seek.
Decades after her first trip to Borneo, Julie Ferne and her husband Tone were inspired to return with Audley after watching a TV series. There they watched orangutans, met macaques and cruised the river waters alongside crocodiles.
What makes Thailand such an alluring destination? Our Thailand travel specialists handpick five ways to experience Thailand — from exploring the backstreets of Bangkok to practising traditional batik painting in the quiet Phang Nga Bay, of Koh Yao Noi island.
From visiting Myanmar’s community of retired elephants, to a small guest house in Northern Thailand, our experiences are hand-picked by our specialists — who have worked with our in-country partners to ensure they have a lasting positive impact on the local community.
This year, Vietnam veteran Bob Waldheim returned with his wife, Ruth, 50 years after he was stationed in the country. In this interview, he discusses why he decided it was time to return, and the healing process it enabled.
There’s still time to plan a trip for the end of this year, and many places come into their own during December. Here, we share some of the best destinations around the world for a festive break in 2019.