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Dhow boat sailing on the Indian Ocean

From the blog in March 2020

  • Fighting giraffe in Selous Game Reserve

    A trip of two halves: Tanzania’s Selous and Mafia Island

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    Audley traveller Geoff relives his recent trip to Tanzania, split between a safari in the Selous Game Reserve and time in the Mafia Archipelago. He shares his highlights, including a guided walk to a 40-strong hippo pod and witnessing the first steps of an impala.

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  • Fisherman's net near U-Bein's Teak Bridge, Mandalay

    Meaningful Myanmar: a community-focused journey

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    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.

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  • Hverir geothermal area, Lake Mývatn

    My journey into the heart of Iceland

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    Venturing inside volcanoes, searching for elves and snorkelling between tectonic plates? Iceland is far from your average destination. Laura from our Iceland team discovered the highlights and quirks of the land of fire and ice when she visited the country. Here, she shares her story.

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  • Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

    Chile and Argentina: a first-timer’s impressions

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    Inspired by photographs from their daughter’s travels, Lesley and her husband Roger venture to Chile and Argentina to see it for themselves. They share their experiences visiting South America for the first time, including highlights kayaking through Patagonian fjords.

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  • Proboscis monkeys, Sandakan, Borneo

    A walk on the wild side in Borneo

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    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.

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  • Everest Region, Everest Region

    Our top multi-country trips for 2020

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    Whether you fly from the Australian Outback towards New Zealand’s expansive glaciers, or travel along the Himalaya visiting temples as you go, we’ve chosen some of the best countries to combine, providing a mixture of cultures and scenery in one trip.

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  • Dune 45, Sossusvlei

    Finding a new Big Five in Namibia

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    Photographer Phil Reeds was driven to visit Namibia when he saw haunting pictures of an abandoned town given over to the desert sands. On his trip with Audley, he chased glimpses of his own Big Five — the country’s singular landscapes and phenomena.

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