So you’ve booked your inca trail trek, now for the preparation. Besides wearing in your hiking boots and getting extremely excited, here’s what to pack for Inca trail or indeed any trek in the Andes. As a tour leader I was doing the Inca Trail every other week in the high season. It can get very […]
Travel to Antarctica is undoubtedly a trip of a lifetime as Lorraine Kelly is finding out on the trip that we have arranged for her. Lorraine is onboard Hebridean Sky on a special voyage that is tracing Shackleton’s epic journey. If you’ve always dreamt of an Antarctic Adventure here are some of the basics to get you […]
A Galapagos islands cruise is a trip of a lifetime. You will probably only go once so you want to get it right, but choosing the best Galapagos cruise for your personal preferences and budget can be confusing. There is a bewildering array of date and boat choices, bi-weekly itineraries, different cruise lengths, high and […]
In a country as stretched out as Chile not everything is always convenient. Thankfully though the wine region is located close to Santiago where most visitors arrive and depart. This makes Chile wine tours an easy add on to any tailormade Chile holiday. Whether you want to immerse yourself in the lap of luxury, learn […]
This really was the holiday of a lifetime and thanks to expedition leader Hannah and her fantastic team was it was a magical experience. The scenery and wildlife were breathtaking and the history of polar exportation, and my hero Sir Ernest Shackleton in particular was vividly, brought to life. To be able to follow his journey and pay my respects to him at his graveside in South Georgia was very emotional and something I will never forget.
Lorraine traveled on Hebridean Sky. Find out more here.