Visiting the worlds remaining areas of wilderness is perhaps the ultimate travel experience - and the rewards of reaching remote locations far outweigh the fact that you may have to “rough it” for a few days. To sit alone on a Saharan outcrop in the dead of night under a canopy of dazzling stars - surrounded by 360 degrees of nature stretching to the horizon and untouched by man is a humbling experience!
The great deserts of our planet are the obvious wilderness destinations - the Sahara, the Gobi and the Namib - but the world’s forests, mountains, and tundras all have opportunities for wilderness experiences. The jungles of Africa & Latin America, the Mountainscapes of the Himalaya and Central Asia's Tien Shan, the Tibetan Plateau, and the vast Australia Outback all offer a chance to escape our man made world and re-connect with nature.
The Annapurna Circuit - rightly known as Nepal's classic trek - offers more variety than any other equivalent length trek, taking us through virtually every type of scenery that Nepal has to o... More »
With its gentle gradient and sense of unspoilt wilderness, the Rongai Route approaches Kilimanjaro from the north and is less crowded than the most popular trails. We trek through farmlands, f... More »