24 February 2015
Adventure World has released 12 exclusive Special Interest Journeys tailored to passion points such as literature, gardening and photography.
These trips will take travellers through some of the world’s most exotic destinations, each curated itinerary is hosted by an expert in their respective field.
For example, travellers can join Australian Edible Balcony icon, Indira Naidoo, as she shares her passion for sustainable, rooftop and edible gardens on an Eco Gardening journey through Europe. Fans of the written word can discover the culture and literature made famous by Hemmingway, Shakespeare, Keats and Dickens with one of Australia’s most respected journalists and literary experts, Jennifer Byrne. Snap-happy discoverers can experience Cuba with photojournalist Ben Lowy who specialises in smartphone photography.
Other Special Interest Journeys now offered by Adventure World include discovering the masterpieces of the Renaissance in Italy with leading art critic and BBC presenter, Andrew Graham-Dixon; an experience with a leading Astronomer through Chile and Peru; an active trip of boxing, yoga and meditation with a fitness expert in Phuket; tracking the culinary journey from paddock to plate with a chef in Africa and learning the tricks of the antique trade with an expert at Europe’s finest Antique and Art Fair.
Travellers who have been honing their language skills can also put these into practice with language experiences in Spain, Italy and French. In addition to practicing the art of conversation, guests will also enjoy immersive cooking classes, unique cultural insights and breath-taking sights.
General Manager of Adventure World NZ, Dave Nicholson, says the brand are excited to launch the first ever Special Interest Journeys.
“The Adventure World traveller is intelligent, curious and fiercely passionate. We have tapped into some of these passions, both popular and niche, and sought out the best experts to act as hosts. The result is a series of tailor-made, highly informative experiences in some of the world’s most exotic locations.
“These journeys provide the perfect complement to Adventure World’s 2015 Worldwide Collection and the brand ethos of delivering curated soft adventures tailored towards individual travel ideals.”
The 12 itineraries featured in Adventure World’s Special Interest Journeys series are available to book now with the first trip commencing 18 October, 2015.
For more information visit www.adventureworld.co.nz/pages/groups/special-interest-journeys/
About Adventure World
For over thirty years Adventure World has specialised in curated soft-adventure trips to some of the worlds most exotic and unique destinations. It is a legacy that has been accomplished by generating uniquely fresh worldwide itineraries together with offering first class service and unparalleled choice. An ethos of authentic responsible travel is at the forefront of Adventure Worlds travel styles including wildlife and culturally immersive experiences.
Extensive first-hand destination knowledge from its team of travel designers ensures that travellers discover a destination with the peace of mind knowing they are with one of the most experienced and trusted of travel brands.
Adventure World has a strong alignment with The National Geographic Society and is publisher of The National Geographic Traveller Australia & New Zealand magazine as well as the presenting partner of the National Geographic Live Pacific event series. Adventure World is also the proud sponsor of The National Geographic World Legacy Awards.
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