Known for being one of the most elusive, yet majestic of the big cats, snow leopards have long been a matter of pure fascination for wildlife enthusiasts. Now it is possible to join an intrepid snow leopard safari, to track down these beautiful creatures in the wild.
The cats are found across central Asia within 12 countries; Afghanistan, China, India, Bhutan, Nepal, Mongolia, Russia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan, within a range of about 2 million square kilometres.Read More
“Let’s go camping.”
“I want a resort.”
“But I need nature.”
“The beach is nature.”
Miniscule waves, clear as the Caribbean sky, lick the pearlescent grains of sand, drawing the sugary beach into the tide like a child eating a snow cone. The unspoiled, condo free Cinnamon Bay on St. John inspires enough sickly sweet metaphors to rival the first chapter of a Robert Ludlum novel.Read More
Like the last kernel to pop in the pot, I bounced around the co-pilot seat repeating “Yeah that’s gonna leave a mark.” rubbing my hips from the brutal seatbelt attack. I like rough plane rides; especially in small aircraft like the Cessna 302 making its approach into Key West.
I drew the lucky straw for the co-pilot seat in Miami on the short flight to Key West. Answering an ad on Craigslist, a 1947 Nivens 34-foot wooden sailboat was waiting my arrival. This rare find was a stroke of luck. If the boat checked out as described, I would make the eight hour sail back to Fort Lauderdale that afternoon.
One, two, three hops and an armrest breaking grip, the Cessna rolled down the runway. Several “phews” escaped the passengers sitting behind me. The pilot wiped a few beads of sweat from his face that did not look old enough to grace a driver’s license. I couldn’t resist a quip.Read More
Tourist travel in Jamaica is constantly on the rise, resulting in increasing numbers of passengers seeking to find reliable methods of transportation to reach a variety of destinations.
One popular transportation choice is the Montego Bay airport helicopter to Sandals Whitehouse. Many vacationers and honeymooners find this method of Jamaica air transit an excellent opportunity to see Jamaica and capture many impressive photographs from the air as they enjoy their ride on a Montego Bay airport helicopter to Sandals Whitehouse.Read More
Sydney harbour bridge
Sydney is an aspirational destination. It’s not the kind of place you pop off to for the weekend seeing as it’s a 24-hour flight away. But the very fact that it’s on the other side of the world that makes it so appealing and magical. It is also one of the world’s most beautiful cities in one of the most stunning countries in the world. It is cosmopolitan but small-town feeling; people are friendly, there is much to see and do and the restaurant and nightlife scene is second to none.Read More
Hot honeymoon trends for 2012
It’s the most important holiday of your lives, so you want to get it spot on. Jane Anderson, editor of 101 Honeymoons, takes a look at the in-the-know trends that are leading honeymooners to the best deals, the best adventures and the best memories in 2012.Read More