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Indian cuisine may be something that you feel you’re relatively familiar with, but nothing will prepare you for the taste sensation you’ll enjoy if you try some of your favourite dishes – or are brave enough to sample something new.
If you want to feel as though you’re standing on top of the world, but don’t have the time or inclination to learn complex mountaineering techniques, never fear, because there are plenty of mountains you can climb without requiring technical rock climbing abilities.
Not all families are looking for the same things from a holiday. While there are certainly plenty of people who are happy with the standard sun, sea and sand getaway, an increasing number want something a bit more adventurous.
One of the wonderful things about climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania is that you’ll have the chance to see some of Africa’s plant species as you hike. There are several climatic zones on the mountain, each of which supports different flora and fauna.
There are many areas of natural beauty in Morocco, but none quite compares to the majesty of the High Atlas Mountains that march through Toubkal National Park. This reserve is within easy reach of Marrakech and a must-visit during a stay in the city.
When you’re travelling with children it can be very easy to stick to the tried and tested holiday destinations but there’s actually no need to. There’s a whole host of places that you can visit with your kids that will instill a sense of wonder in the world around them.
The Inca Trail is one of the world's most iconic treks, with the famous pathway leading to the amazing ruins of Machu Picchu nestled high in the Andean mountains. However, the standard route is not the only option if you want to visit this fascinating site.
There are many things to think about when you're considering climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, from which route to take to the summit to when to make the trip. You may also be wondering why you'd want to tackle the trail to the Roof of Africa.
One of the most famous creatures in India is undoubtedly the tiger – these big cats are unmistakeable. It's also the country's national animal and there are many conservation projects that aim to protect tigers and their habitats.
Peru is a real treasure trove of historical attractions, including one of the New Seven Wonders of the World – Machu Picchu. This makes it a wonderful destination for history buffs to visit, particularly if you're interested in the Inca culture.
Trekking the Inca Trail is an incredibly rewarding experience, but the route is challenging and you need to be prepared for this. It's vital that you do some training before you jet off for your adventure in Peru. We've put together a few tips to help you get in shape.
China is a fascinating country with a very exciting culture and plenty of history to discover. If you want to broaden your children's view of the world, it's well worth looking into booking a family trip to China for your next holiday.
Not all family holidays need to be about heading to a stretch of sand somewhere sunny, or spent cooped up in an all-inclusive resort for a week or two. There are some exceptional options for family adventure travel now, no matter how old your kids are.
Trips to the Arctic region aren't just about the wildlife (although this is certainly something special) – they're also about seeing some truly spectacular scenery that's unlike anything else on earth.
You might think that you need to set aside at least two weeks for a holiday if you want to travel to Antarctica and Argentina, but it's actually possible to see both of these fascinating destinations in one short, action-packed trip.
If you're looking for a family holiday with a difference this summer, consider what Morocco has to offer. It's got an excellent mix of attractions, with plenty of cultural, historical and natural sites that are perfect for travellers of all ages.
If you're planning to climb Kilimanjaro, you'll no doubt be excited about the prospect of trekking past the amazing scenery, having the chance to spot fascinating animals and, of course, completing the challenge of reaching the top of the mountain.
Many people who travel to Peru have heard of the Inca Trail and want to tackle the ancient route through the mountains to Machu Picchu. It's not, however, the only way to reach this historic site, as there is an extended track you can follow to lengthen your hike.
Delhi is one of those cities that really has to be seen to be believed, with its bustling roads, vibrant markets and fascinating historical sites all combining to make it a truly memorable destination that has a lot to offer all kinds of travellers.
Deserts are fascinating ecosystems that are a delight to explore on foot as part of a dedicated walking tour. As you might expect, however, hiking in a desert presents its own unique challenges – and rewards. Read on to see if desert trekking is for you.
There is an increasing number of holidays on offer now to explore the Arctic, which can make it tricky to decide where exactly to go. We look at why Canada is a great choice for anyone seeking for an exciting wilderness experience.
Everyone likes to feel as though they're doing their bit to help others less fortunate than themselves, which is why it can be fun to take on a challenge for charity. As well as raising money for a good cause, it can allow you to do something new and exciting.
Croatia is famous for its historical cities – like Dubrovnik and Split – as well as stunning natural areas both along its coast and inland. Its natural attractions in particular make it perfect for all kinds of walking holidays.
One of the great things about travelling is visiting new places, and there's nothing quite like exploring historical sites that are a bit tricky to get to. Even if they're popular, you'll have an enormous sense of achievement when you reach your destination.
A trip to the Antarctic is likely to be something you only do once, so you should make the most of the experience by booking a cruise that takes in as many of the region's top sights as possible. The Falkland Islands are one place that ought to be on your itinerary.