Experience hotels offer so much more than just excellent service, a comfortable bed and a nice breakfast. Here are our Top 5 experience hotels in Latin America; Machu Picchu Pueblo This fabulous property by environmentally conscious Inkaterra is tucked away from the town of Aguas Calientes and sits in 12 acres of cloud forest. […]
Festivals in Peru are a riot of colour and noise, sometimes with a sombre element, and always a great excuse for family and friends of all generations to get together. Exquisite costumes unique to each region or dance school, pounding music and special food combine to create a heady mix. If you can coincide you […]
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 […]
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.