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Welcome to our official blog! Be inspired by the extraordinary adventures we embark on to source you the most unique, remote and undiscovered holiday destinations. Experience travel through the eyes of our expert staff and travellers, and pick up some amazing travel tips along the way.
Ever wanted to meet the experts behind our tailor-made journeys? Meet Sam Treby, one of our North America & Scandinavia Destination Experts. Read some of her stories of her highlights of North America and her dream itinerary!
Ever wanted to meet the experts behind our tailor-made journeys? Meet Kristy, our North America Product Manager.
Read some of her stories of her travels through North America, a few tips for travellers and a suprising trip at the top of her wishlist!
Even with its own vibrant culture and unique sights, Salta still remains off many travellers’ radars. Here are 5 reasons why you should travel to this stunning region of South America.
From the rainforests in Uganda to the dry dusty plains of the Sahara Desert, Africa is teeming with wildlife and is home to some of the world’s most fascinating predators, none more iconic than the Big Cats! Let us introduce you to Africa's Cats and where...
When is the best time of year to visit Victoria Falls? Read our month-by-month guide to find out what to expect from 'The Smoke that Thunders' in every season.
Food in Mexico is an ancient art form, honed over 9,000 years, with a dash of abuelas (grandmothers) love in the mix. Mexico offers some of the most mouth-watering dishes you will ever taste, as Adventure World Traveller Anna uncovers.
The most elusive of Africa’s Big Five and a prize sighting on any safari, leopards are beautiful and fascinating animals. Before you go one safari, here are some interesting things to know about Africa’s most elusive big cat
There is a reason why Sri Lanka has become a popular destination for Australian and New Zealand travellers, with its mix of beautiful tropical beaches, amazing wildlife viewing and unique and diverse cultural heritage. Combined with friendly locals, elegant boutique...
We in Australia and New Zealand may think that we have the most unique animals in the world, but there is another famous island where you’ll encounter magical wildlife species that simply have to be seen to be believed! A wildlife photographer’s paradise,...
Once the realm of hardened explorers battling extreme elements to sail uncharted waters, the High Arctic conjures up images of frozen pack ice, creatures from the deep and tales of adventure. We speak to modern day adventurer, Justin, who explains how far things have...
We all dream of those destinations which fascinated us as children and for Adventure World traveller Andrea, Easter Island was the most enthralling. She shares her top ten reasons why a trip to Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, should be top of your list for 2021.
We sit down with sailing and cruise enthusiast Roger to get a first-hand account of his sailing adventures on board Star Clipper and the flagship vessel, Royal Clipper.
Recently returned from a trip on board the majestic yet intimate 170 passenger Star Clipper, Adventure World Travel expert Natasha shares her high seas adventure sailing the islands of Thailand.
With 300 days of sunshine per year, a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighbourhoods and naturallly beautiful surrounds, the vibrant city of Denver, Colorado, offers visitors delights at every turn. Read our guide to making the most of 48 hours in the "Mile...
It continues to be named as one of the world’s best destinations, by both travellers and travel experts. Thanks to the awe-inspiring vistas of picturesque waterfalls, raging canyon rivers and glacier-fed lakes that mirror surrounding mountains, the Canadian...
If you've ever wanted to join the world's largest street party but you're not sure how, our South America destination experts have the firsthand knowledge on how best to experience this samba spectacle and even take part in the epic parade!
It’s that time of year again when your social channels are abuzz of where to travel in 2020 and what destinations you might aspire to kick off your ‘Bucket List.’
So for my 2020 #TTCTop10 I have combined my personal travel...
Located on the West Coast of the USA between Washington and California, Oregon is made up of seven diverse regions, just waiting to be explored. Here we’ve compiled our list of Oregon’s top five highlights – our pick of must-see sights when visiting...
Normally a popular destination over the winter months, The Yukon is a dazzling region is perfect to visit any time of year with it’s diverse offerings in each season.
Africa is full of unforgettable experiences that are just waiting to be discovered. Every corner of this unrivalled continent has a different personality and offering.
ACanadian winteroffers a range of incredible activities, guaranteed to put a smile on your face and create lifelong memories.
Set amongst the Canadian Rockies, Banff & Lake Louise has the all the makings of a fairytale and once the snow piles high on the trees and the lakes freeze over, it becomes a winter wonderland that dreams are made of.
One of our North America Experts Jules lives and breathes USA and as of this year, she’s managed to visit 33 out of 50 States. Over the next few months she’ll be recounting a few of her recent adventures with us. After her time in Boston, she went on a...
One of our North America Experts Jules live and breathes USA and as of this year, she’s managed to visit 33 out of 50 States. Over the next few months she’ll be recounting a few of her recent adventures with us. To start us off, she’s sharing her...
The Iguazu Falls are a spectacular sight and should be a part of any South America itinerary. Read on for our 5 reasons you should visit this awe-inspiring natural wonder.
Tom, one of Adventure World Travel’s Industry Account Managers, journeyed to Laos without too many expectations – having visited the rest of Indochina before he was semi-expecting “same same but different”. Instead he was wowed by what he...
Nothing can prepare you for the sheer beauty ofJordan and the wonders that have captivated travellers since ancient times. For many people Jordan begins and ends with the magical ancient Nabataean city of Petra, though there’s so much more to see in this...
A nation of exceptional natural beauty with a rich cultural heritage, South Africa is one of the most remarkable destinations on earth. A wonderland with a rolling panorama of forests, rugged mountains, lush green pastures and golden beaches, this enchanting country...
From Fine Wines to Exotic Wildlife, South Africa has something to offer all types of travellers - from Foodies to Adventure Junkies, there is something for everyone. Here are our top 9 reasons to put South Africa at the top of your bucket list.
Stretching 4,300km, Chile offers contrasting landscapes, from the driest desert in the world, to massive glacier fields. Filling up the heart are volcanoes, geysers, beaches, lakes, rivers, steppe and countless islands.
Canada’s heart beats in the central province of Manitoba, where the country’s rich history is reflected in its cultural landmarks, museums, national parks and dynamic neighbourhoods. It’s here you’ll find unimaginable encounters with polar...
Going to Galápagos is one of the best decisions a traveller can make. As one of the most important
natural history destinations on Earth, the first UNESCO World Heritage site, and Darwin’s laboratory, these islands are the magnet that draws all.
The American South offers travellers a smorgasbord of delectable flavours, enticing sounds and stunning natural landscapes. Each state has it’s own distinctive charms and below we delve into a few of their highlights.
The Arctic invokes thoughts of Vikings, the Inuit and North Pole Explorers. With Lindblad Expeditions you have the opportunity to venture forth into the beauty and majesty of this region and seek out the Polar bears and other wildlife that call this region home...
The stunning national parks of Utah take on a completely different complexion during the northern hemisphere winter.
Majestic memorials, picturesque streets, diverse culture and iconic sights, Washington DC offers distinct experiences in each of it’s neighbourhoods.
In the northwest of the USA, there’s one place that’s ahead of everywhere else. Head to PORTLAND for craft beer, thirdwave coffee and a seriously good time.
A visit to the Great American West is more than just a holiday. It’s an escape from the ordinary- a chance to discover a place unlike anywhere else on earth.
Discover year-round beauty when you take to the roads in Canada’s wild northwest province.
In the northeast of the United States you’ll find New England, a region made up of six states of unending beauty. To get a taste of adventure and their other charms, head to Maine and New Hampshire.
Celebrating 10 years of working to #MakeTravelMatter with our not-for-profit partner The TreadRight Foundation, TreadRight Ambassador Céline Cousteau and a group of influential storytellers recently joined us on a journey of exploration and discovery in awe-inspiring...
Road trip! If you’re looking for a scenic drive in British Columbia, you don’t have to go far. Here are the top 5 scenic drives in British Columbia that each feature a spectacular 150-kilometre (93-mile) stretch.
From islands surrounded by pristine coral reef to abundant forests teeming with wildlife, there’s an adventure for everyone in Sabah.
There’s nothing quite like your very first time in Whistler. The mountains, forests, lakes, rivers and Village that fill this valley are legendary, and summer is a great time to experience them.
Patagonia is a region full of unique wildlife and awe-inspiring beauty that cannot be compared to anywhere else in the world. This remote area is a bucket-list adventure that is worth adding to your South America adventure, or venturing back to ensure you don’t...
British Columbia boasts wildlife viewing possibilities that are not to be believed. The province is home to more than 1,100 different wildlife species and some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world, with viewing opportunities available nearby no matter where...
In Canada’s spectacular Northwest Territories, you’ll discover untamed landscapes and skies that come alive.
If a holiday destination’s variety and quality of cuisine is on top of your must-have list, you can’t miss Malaysia.
Five reasons why seeing Canada from the windows of Rocky Mountaineer is the best way to take in this majestic country.
The United States is full of opportunities to embrace their unique music & culture scenes. From Native American History and Myths, to the live Music Capital of the World – The United States offers travellers so many chances to get to the heart of their...
UnCruise Adventures offers an alternative to traditional cruises by taking guests into areas inaccessible to large ships and on excursions that are exclusive, private, and unavailable to most other travellers. With over 20 years of experience, they’ve taken...
Here at Adventure World Travel we love to find new experiences that will capture our traveller’s imagination and open up a new area for them to explore. With this, we have recently added Adventure Canada to our portfolio of journeys available to help you...
Rail is a spectacular mode of transport that not only allows you to get to your destination, but also allows you to take in the scenery and sights along the way in comfort. Canada’s vast landscapes are perfect for a rail journey and VIA Rail can deliver...
From the majestic sweep of Table Mountain to the glorious white beaches of the rugged peninsula, Cape Town is one of the most desirable destinations on the planet. There’s so much to see and do in Cape Town, it’s hard to know where to start. This is why...
The highways of the USA are iconic and full of vast, varied landscapes. With the American ideal of freedom, it’s no wonder that the open road is such a large part of their culture. Whether you’ve dreamed of driving the famous Route 66, or have seen...
Here at Adventure World travel, we love witnessing some of the most remarkable wildlife on the planet in their natural habitat. For this year's World Elephant Day (12 August 2018), we have rounded up the best destinations around the world for a chance to see...
Experience the magic that is Banff and Lake Louise in Winter. From a white Christmas to having your very own winter adventure, this region has the all the makings of a fairytale.
Discover the magic of Africa at night in a million star accommodation. From sunrise to sunset, take in the glorious expanse as you watch animals travel past, marvel at the forever reaching stars and enjoy the solitude of a private treehouse.
On the wind-swept tundra in the north, it is the promise of polar bears, beluga whales, and awe-inspiring northern lights that will bring you to Churchill. Take a moment to let Manitoba capture your heart.
Malaysia is a bubbling, bustling melting pot of races and religions where Malays, Indians, Chinese, and many other ethnic groups live together in peace and harmony. This culminates into some amazing food and a diverse culture base in it’s main cities...
From wild frontiers to stunning city scapes, the United States of America has an adventure waiting for everyone. Move from expansive national parks with abundant wildlife to towering urban jungles, such as Boston or Houston. Every State has a story to tell.
Alison, Adventure World’s Digital Marketing Manager, has just returned from an incredible Star Clippers’ sailing. Take to the seas with Star Clipper through her eyes, to discover this Indonesian island and its enchanting neighbours.
Discover the diverse regions of New York State, filled with natural beauty, amazing wine and much more. It’s all here. It’s only here.
From cool-climate pinot noir to the most decadent donuts you can find anywhere, this is where foodie dreams come true.
Love to combine days of adventure with nights out in the coolest restaurants and bars? You’ll find it all (and more) in Calgary.
To go on a Canada wildlife holiday is like stepping back in time. So we reached out to our destination experts to find out their personal recommendations of all things wild and wonderful in Canada.
For those travellers bold enough to venture to India, the rewards are huge. But there's no denying it can be an overwhelming place for the first-time visitor. So, with this in mind, we thought we'd share our top India travel tips.
New Orleans is an easy place to love. Yes, in New Orleans, food may be the way to your heart, but music is the pathway to your soul.
Manitoba’s capital might not be huge, but it’s big on personality. Check out the five reasons you should add it to your itinerary.
For many, Lima is the gateway to a Peruvian adventure and their first encounter with some of Peru’s celebrated cultural offerings. We've put togther the endless list of things to do in the capital city.
Discover the people and places that make Canada unique on one of VIA Rail's five rail journeys, where you can relax and watch the country’s extraordinary landscapes pass by.
If your ideal holiday includes art, culture, food and fun, you should definitely pack your bag for the Lone Star State. There’s no place like Texas. You've come to the right place if you're wanting to get in touch with your inner cowboy.
For many, a trip to the Arctic is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. It’s also a destination unlike anywhere else in the world. Our partner Arctic Kingdom have put together some helpful tips to ensure you are best prepared for your Arctic adventure!
Japan is a popular bucket list destination and to help you discover more of this destination we uncover six picturesque destinations that are a perfect mix of culture, history and picturesque beauty.
What can you do with a week in BC? With rugged nature, vibrant culture and unique wildlife there's never a moment to spare in British Columbia.
Adventure World's Managing Director, Neil Rodgers, chooses his #TTCTopTen from the amazing selection of tours, trips and journeys on offer from The Travel Corporation's Family of Brands.
Adventure World traveller, Angela recently visited Cambodia and fell in love with the jaw-dropping temples, Khmer cuisine and the hustle and bustle of the local markets.
Dive into the history, colour and life of this cosmopolitan city. World-class museums, bustling markets and historical sites are attracting more visitors than ever before.
No doubt it’s a bucket-list destination, but there’s far more to Peru than its ancient citadel. Here, we uncover six more places you must see in this fascinating country.
With 5000km of scenic, well-maintained highways and roads, the YUKON is a road-trippers’dream. Explore iconic drives, from the historic Alaska Highway to the Dempster Highway across the Arctic Circle, along the way marvelling at the jaw-dropping scenery and...
The Swiss have always maintained and nurtured their own local customs, and becuase of this, Switzerland is a country with an enormous wealth of cultural activity and living tradition.
Thinking of travelling to Canada? First time in British Columbia? With so much ground
to cover, your to-do list is sure to be daunting. Here are a few ideas to get you get started....
Explore the highlights of Malaysian Borneo - tasting the flavours of delectable local cuisine and exploring the national parks with their diverse species of flora and fauna. There's an experience for all travellers in Malaysia.
You don’t have to be an intrepid adventurer to enjoy time in Utah’s great outdoors. Whether you’re planning a one-day hike or longer camping trip, the common rule for Utah outdoor adventures is that it’s best to be prepared. Here are a...
In partnership with the TreadRight Foundationand Wildlife SOS, we've collated important tips on what to watch out for, and what to avoid to assure your elephant experience is rewarding for both you and the elephants.
Adventure World destination expert, Belinda Furmenger recently travelled with a group of New Zealand travel agents to beautiful Canada. During their trip, the group was lucky enough to experience the iconic Rocky Mountaineer, travelling in luxurious GoldLeaf Service....
Located in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, Portland is the largest city in Oregon; its metropolitan region is home to 2.3 million of the most creative and welcoming people you could hope to meet – the door’s always open for visitors who want to explore the...
Within South Africa’s famous Sabi Sand Reserve and deep in the African bushveld, ‘something enchanting lies in wait’ – the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve.
Adventure World's Campaign Marketing Manager, Millicent Myers, shares her experience of 27 hours of old-world luxury on board the Blue Train traveling from South Africa’s capital, Pretoria to Cape Town.
A remote chain of wild islands off the Northern Coast of Canada’s British Columbia is rapidly becoming a must-see destination for travellers looking for a journey that combined unique wildlife with an authentic cultural experience.
There’s no better way to explore the oak-lined banks of the historic Mississippi River than from the comfort of an authentic paddle wheeler steamboat.
Adventure World sales manager Kevin Dennerly-Minturn has just returned from an incredible Star Clippers’ sailing, which set off from Phuket and visited the unspoiled beaches of Ko Adang, Penang, Ko Rok Noi, Phang Nga Bay and the Ko Similan Islands before...
One of the reasons locals love Los Angeles so much is that they’re always outdoors. Whether it’s the beach, mountains or desert, LA’s inhabitants are always out and about, and more and more visitors are heading out under the sunny blue skies as well...
There's so much to see and do in Vancouver that you might forget to check out what the surrounding area has to offer. A transport hub with great access to the rest of BC, Vancouver is the perfect jumping-off point for day trips into the region. Here are our top 5...
From the shores of the Galápagos to the jungles of Uganda and beyond, these six wildlife encounters are just a few samples from the recently launched Jane Goodall Collection by G Adventures. These experiences were selected to bring you into close, larger-than-life...
New England – the birthplace of the USA – boasts a storied history and a rich cultural heritage. The region is made up of six states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Here are our tips for getting the most out of...
If it’s breathtaking views and iconic activities you seek, a self-drive trip through Zion and Bryce Canyon national parks delivers scenery on a spectacular scale.
Don’t let the idea of a rainy season put a damper on your plans to travel to Vietnam and Cambodia. While it’s true there may be occasional downpours in certain regions, they shouldn’t last too long nor impact your enjoyment of these beautiful...
Adventure World's Managing Director, Neil Rodgers, shares his travel goals for 2017 with ten journeys across the globe which showcase the wildlife and culture you can experience with the TTC family of brands.
Think Nevada is all bright neon lights and a long, glitzy strip? Step outside of Las Vegas and you’ll discover that Nevada is a world within a state, offering stories and experiences not found anywhere else in North America. Here are a few of our favourites.
The 15 finalists of the National Geographic World Legacy Awards were unveiled earlier this month and we're taking a look at the the leading travel and tourism companies, organizations and destinations who are driving the sustainable tourism...
You know that vision of the perfect Christmas that resides in your imagination? It has an address – Banff & Lake Louise.
Stopping over in Oman? This spellbinding destination has so much to offer but if you're really just here for a short amount of time, there's a few things you'll need to tick off your list. Here's how to spend 24 hours in Oman...
If there’s one thing the current centennial celebrations of the US National Park Service highlights, it’s the incredible scenic diversity of America’s wilderness regions, writes Julie Miller.
Adventure World traveller, Alison, explore the beautiful mountains and plains of Chilean Patagonia and Torres del Paine National Park.
Find out more about a Tall Ship Cruise with a difference through Asia's azure waters.
For as long as humans have craned their necks to watch the Aurora, they’ve also bent their ears to hear them. Learn more about nature’s light show in Canada’s Northwest Territories.
If you’re looking for remote and unexplored wilderness, then Patagonia can definitely tick the boxes, as Adventure World traveller, Alison discovers.
Occupying the southern tip of South America, the region of Patagonia stretches from the very south of the...
The World Legacy Awards Call for Entries was announced today, with applications being accepted now through 20 August 2016. Find out more here
Adventure World Traveller, Alison O'Loughlin, recounts her close encounter with our closests cousins in Rwanda.
An account of my extraordinary journey aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. Filled with out-of-this-world service, food and scenery this a definite bucket list trip!
There is much more to India than meets the eye than simply the Taj Mahal and a curry! From the tigers in Ranthamore to a houseboat cruise on the Kerala, or the iconic Palace on Wheels train journey – it is really something that needs to be experienced.
Which books inspire you to travel?
Our Adventure World Sales & Marketing teams reveal much-loved favourites from their childhoods, plus the modern classics which have fueled their wanderlust over the years!
Adventure World traveller Tanya Gurtin details the end to her luxury adventure in Botswana at the Nxai Pans.
Only an hour and a half’s drive from Santiago, the port city of Valparaíso makes a great weekend getaway from the Chilean capital. We take a look at the highlights of this vibrant city from dawn 'til dusk!
Adventure World traveller Tanya Gurtin continues with her luxury adventure in Botswana at the Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp.
Adventure World traveller Tanya Gurtin discovers the luxury of experiencing Botswana with andBeyond.
The Northwest Territories is home to five national parks (soon to be six). So how do you pick which ones to visit? We're here to help with this list of the top sites in each.
From the beautiful beaches of Jeju Island, with its lush volcanic landscape to the serene temples, majestic palaces and towering skyscrapers of the capital, Seoul, South Korea is bursting with experiences not to be missed.
Here are our top ten picks of what to see...
Canada's Yukon Territory is a diverse and easily accessible year-round natural and cultural treasure, so discover our top ten picks of things to do while you're there.
Adventure World's Michelle Hespe bids goodbye to beautiful Banff.
Adventure World's Michelle Hespe goes on a mission to meet the mythical wolf and experiences an amazing encounter at the Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary.
Adventure World's Michelle Hespe explores the mountain town of Banff, Alberta and discovers the magical history of Canada's first national park.
Adventure World's Michelle Hespe finds herself in a foodie's paradise in Banff, savouring delectable local game meats in the cozy surrounds of the Mountain Buffalo Lodge.
Known as the ‘Paris of the South’, this cosmopolitan city surprises; with stunning architecture, delicious local produce and atmosphere for days. Adventure World’s Alison O’Loughlin gets lost along the avenidas and shares her top five things...
At the end of November, Kevin and Tom (from our Sales and Groups Team) were lucky enough to be part of a tailor made trip to Peru. Here they inform us of their week long adventure…
Our Asia destination expert Gemma Delia recently returned from Sri Lanka famil where her main highlight was visiting the Turtle Sanctuary in Kosgodo.
Adventure World traveller Gordon Gillan discovers the highlights of South Africa in two weeks on his first visit to the continent.
The 15 finalists of the National Geographic World Legacy Awards have been unveiled, with the winners to be announced on 9th March 2016 at ITB Berlin. Adventure World is proud to celebrate the achievements of the finalists in their committment to sustainable tourism.
Richard Bangs — an adventurer and presenter — is soon to guide a small group of travellers on a life-changing journey through South America’s Suriname.
Explore the Atacama Desert and visit the ski-fields of Valle Nevado, all in one big, colourful week in Chile.
An award-winning photojournalist, Brian Skerry has spent three decades exploring the oceans and trying to capture on film an endangered, but imperative environment as well as the wildlife residing there in order to raise awareness. A man on a mission to inspire...
Adventure World traveller Jane Bitman discovers the highlights of Sri Lanka on our popular Classic Sri Lanka journey.
Award winning blogger Michael Turtle shares his unexpected delight at France's Dordogne region on a Headwater holiday.
Check out the latest wildlife sightings at Savanna Private Game Reserve.
Adventure World traveller Nathan shares his amazing Central America honeymoon with us.
Africa is not just a safari destination - it is actually home to some of the best beaches in the world.
Read more on Adventure World staff member Julie Gerrard's Canadian journey and her experience onboard the famous Rocky Mountaineer.
From Xian's famous Terracotta Warriors to the Great Wall, Adventure World traveller Eden Stevenson discovers the best of China.
Julie Gerrard from Adventure World discovers the amazing sights of Canada by rail onboard the famous Rocky Mountaineer.
Michelle Hespe from Adventure World journeys through the extraordinary country of Arabia’s Oman.
It is with great excitement that we announce the 2015 National Geographic LIVE! speaker series. Renowned National Geographic explorers and photographers Steve Winter and Brian Skerry will appear across Australia and New Zealand this year to speak at the National...
Some of the world's best wildlife experiences are off the beaten track - but well worth the effort.
Keep up to date with the winners of our Faces of the Globe competition and check out their amazing photos.
Some of the world’s greatest and most understated cities are exciting gateways to lands and locals offering unique experiences and life-changing encounters.
To discover the real gems of Europe, you need to head off the main tourist trails and travel to some of the regional areas to discover small villages, great cuisine and charming locals.
The National Geographic World Legacy Awards are a showcase of operators and organisations that can be a part of your next Adventure World experience.
When you think of wildlife viewing you usually think of Africa right? But the Indian Subcontinent has some of the best wildlife viewing you’ll ever see.
When travelling I love getting out and about and visiting street stalls and food trucks. I know…sometimes this is asking for trouble but trust me, some of the tastiest foods I’ve ever eaten were found when I wandered off the main track.
Abu Dhabi has emerged as one of the most exciting destinations in the world and a 24 hour stopover is no longer enough to experience even a fraction of what this vibrant city now has to offer.
Check out part 2 of our Special Intrest Journeys. Unlock the secrets of South American Astronomy, brush up on your Italian, French or Spanish or focus on your mind, body and soul.
Bringing travel, knowledge and culture together, Adventure World launches a series of 12 special interest journeys that are all supported by an ambassador who is an expert in each specialised field.
There are tribes in the world that have managed to slip through the tourism grid, maintaining their fascinating original customs and unique way of life.
Share a travel photo of an extraordinary person that captures the culture of a place and you could win!
Adventure World traveller Michelle hadn't heard about Whitehorse, but a trip to Canada's Yukon Territory changed all that.
Fiona Hunt, Managing Director of Adventure World, shares her ideas on why you should dedicate some time to creating a bucket list and how you can start living out some of your dreams.
With an unusual combination of desert and delta, Botswana is home to some of the most unique ecosystems on earth. Here's our favourite places to visit.
Ringing in the New Year doesn’t have to be about joining the gym or making an oath to indulge less and be healthier. If you do things right, it could be about more indulgence and a healthier, happier life.
One way to immerse yourself in the culture and charm of Cuba is to hop on the back of a bike and cycle the back roads from Havana to Trinidad.
You know that feeling of travelling to a place and wishing you could stay forever? The vibrant Canadian Rocky Mountains are one of these places. Home to a dazzling array of mountain peaks, lush mountain meadows, emerald lakes, towering waterfalls and not to mention...
Chosen as one of National Geographic's 20 Best Trips 2015, the serenity and cultural richness of Haida Gwaii make it a one-of-a kind, unforgettable destination.
The USA has over 55 national parks offering an abundance of wildlife and spectacular scenery. Yosemite has a pristine alpine environment, Yellowstone is known for its flurry of wildlife but the Grand Canyon is still the most famous.
In celebration of Halloween, here is our spinechilling Top 10 List for the World’s Creepiest Travel Destinations!
With sights set on a better future for travellers and the planet, National Geographic Society have launched a revolutionary initiative: the World Legacy Awards. Adventure World, in conjunction with The Treadright Foundation are now sponsors of this great move to...
Adventure World traveller Nicola Harris takes us on a whirlwind adventure with her insider’s scoop on her African quest to view the Big 5!
Adventure World partners with the Australian Museum to welcome the Aztecs!
As spring dawns on our side of the globe, our friends in the Northern Hemisphere prepare themselves for the arrival of autumn. While most anticipate the coming of autumn for the presence of fall foliage and a cooler season, we celebrate the commencement of prime bear...
National Geographic LIVE! in partnership with Adventure World is proud present Bryan Smith’s Extreme Adventure on the Edge – Vertical feats and the man who can fly.
Approximately 25 per cent of this beautiful country is protected as National Parks, so it's an outdoor enthusiast's playground! See what Adventure World traveller Kristy Prince got up to on her recent trip to the beautiful nation.
We’re excited to share our new logo with our travel partners. With the business undergoing a period of growth and evolution we felt the time was right for an updated logo.
The CITIZENS OF THE WORLD bloggers Meghan and Dominic continue on with their African journey to view the magificent Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Read about their experience with one of the natural wonders of the world.
Next stop for CITIZENS OF THE WORLD bloggers Meghan and Dominic - Botswana. Read about their spectacular wildlife encounters and a review of Chobe Game Lodge.
We recently had the pleasure of having Meghan and Dominic of the award-winning blog CITIZENS OF THE WORLD travel with us in Southern Africa! Read about this stylish pair’s incredible experience and check out photographer Dominic's breath-taking travel snaps.
What's the most memorable dish you've eaten on your world travels? Perhaps paella in Spain? Or beignets in New Orleans? We asked some of our food- and travel-obsessed staffers to share their most mouth-watering food memories from around the world. The...
A destination as active as Vancouver gives you plenty of ways to work up an appetite, which is a good thing given the city’s justifiably lauded dining scene.
From dramatic glaciers to friendly sea otters, Adventure World traveller Sharmila Patel takes us on a journey to Alaska's Inside Passage and reviews our Discoverers' Glacier Country small ship cruise.
We've handpicked our top five winter escapes that seamlessly combine active pursuits with sheer relaxation and fun to keep that dreaded kilo creep in check!
We’re extremely excited to launch the Adventure World Extraordinary World Trivia Competition. Open to all Australian and New Zealand residents the superb prizes up for grabs include: a $20,000 Adventure World travel voucher (for the holiday of your dreams); and...
Adventure World’s Alison Scott recently hit the road in Samoa and shared some of her top tips for getting the most out of an on-road adventure.
One of Adventure World's past travellers, Roger Stanton, veers off the tourist track and shares with us a side of Hawaii he never knew existed.
We are excited to announce National Geographic photographers and filmmakers David Doubilet and Bryan Smith will appear in Australia and New Zealand in 2014 for the National Geographic LIVE! series, in partnership with Adventure World.
Adventure World traveller Vincenzo and his partner Jolanda kindly shared their extraordinary travels snaps after completing our 11-Night Classic Antarctica experience.
After decades of chauffeuring you off to ballet lessons or footy practice, hosting your birthday parties or nursing you back to health, we think a little spoiling is in order for Mum this Mother’s Day.
Fresh from a research trip to the impossibly beautiful Cook Islands, Adventure World's South Pacific Product Manager Natalie Parker reveals her favourite ways to fill up the time in this tropical paradise.
We love hearing from past travellers and seeing their dream holiday come to life through the extraordinary experiences and travel snaps they share with us. Adventure World traveller Charlene stayed at the magnificent Ivory Tree Game Lodge in South Africa.
Be one of the privileged few travellers who can say they’ve locked eyes with the mighty Polar Bear.
Known by Eskimos as "Nanook", which means "ever-wandering one", Polar Bears are best viewed over the months of July, August, October and...
Planning on doing some travel in 2014, Year of the Horse? In the spirit of the Chinese Lunar New Year, we've hand-picked some unique holiday packages for each Chinese zodiac sign.
It is the perfect time to be in the Serengeti. Guests are witnessing enormous herds of more than 10 000 wildebeest, just minutes away from both camps. In addition to the ever-growing sea of grunting gnus, guests have been spoiled with some exciting sightings of...
“Cape Town? …you’ll LOVE it!” This was the standard reaction when telling people I was going for a fleeting visit.
I have to admit, I had high expectations!
There’s a buzz of excitement in the van as we are approach Makutsi Safari Springs.
We know that our game spotting starts right now, on the way through the gates… and we aren’t disappointed! En route to the Springs, we spot...
Spello, Trevi, Spoleto, Montefalco, Bevagna, Ripa and Assissi – the names roll over the tongue like the smooth dark wine of the region. These historic towns are the jewels in the necklace that encircles the heartland of Italy, each distinctively different...
In life on-board a small ship, the suffix “ish” is an integral part of the vocabulary. For example, although there is a daily schedule of events, the first priority at any given moment is spotting wildlife. Consequently, whether you’re eating a meal...
Travel designer for North America Helen Fish shares her most recent adventure to the breathtaking Rocky Mountains, Canada.
Is trekking Kilimanjaro on your bucket list? Here are 10 reasons why you should climb Kilimanjaro…
Nestled within the embrace of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Ollantaytambo acts not only as a gateway to travellers on their way to Machu Picchu, but has its own Inca legacy.
"What are you going to do in Santiago?" I was asked a number of times before departing to Chile. "'Not sure," I replied. "I still need to do some research". "Well, make sure you allow time for a day trip to visit Valpariso"...
There’s a whole other world out there. Just three hours from Vientiane, Laos lays the spectacular Kong Lor Caves, an amazing network of 7.5 km of limestone caverns, carved out by the Hinboun River. The cavern is a huge piece of limestone masterpiece...
It is impossible to put into words how magical the region is. My favourite place was Neko Harbour. We cruised through the night and awoke in this amazing place. The sea was deep clear blue and there were amazing icebergs everywhere. Snow-capped mountains and ancient...