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04.06.2018 16:01

Uganda: the youngest country in the world

Did you know: Uganda is the youngest country in the world Uganda is the Youngest Country in the World with half of its population under the age of 14 year. The life expectancy for the average Ugandan is only early 50s. Uganda’s people are known around the word for their warmth and hospitality. Around 50% of Uganda’s population survives on less than one dollar a day. Did you know: ...


28.05.2018 15:02

Pakistan made it among the Top 20 best destination for adventure travels

British Backpacker Society rate the twenty best places to visit if you are looking for adventure recently. And, hey – you could be surprised at first seen Pakistan there, keeping in mind all the warnings for not visiting that country. But once you take a look at the stunning mountain views, once you try the amazing local food and get familiar with the local hospitality - you will know...


21.05.2018 16:29

How to Make Horseback Riding Easy and Pleasant

Horseback riding can be both exciting and a challenge. Working with live animals requires some experience and lots of patience. Here are some tips to help the beginners. When the horse seems unapproachable or aggressive, try walking in an arc toward him. This how you will become familiar for the horse. Avoid direct eye contact. When in close proximity, extend a hand for the horse to smell. Pet...


14.05.2018 17:33

Wanna be cyclists? Follow these tips

There are millions of people all over the world who ride bikes and the number is increasing. If you are among the beginners who are struggling with getting on the trails, here are some tips that can be of help. First of all, pay attention to protection -always wear a helmet! Protect your knees - don't pedal in high gear for extended periods, keep your cadence between 70 and 90 rpm's. Get a...


27.04.2018 14:39

Penguin Travel breaks the impossible: We are taking you to Saudi Arabia!

Penguin Travel is excited to announce new and enigmatic destination in his portfolio - Saudi Arabia! This is the place, where Islam was born and is by far the most difficult place to visit on this planet! Join us and see amazing nature and history treasures; take a look at extremely luxury buildings, mixed with ancient style houses. During this 8 days tour you will discover the past and the...


26.04.2018 15:10

Welcome to 130 km Rila High Mountain Ride

This four day tour is a pleasant escape in the highest Bulgarian mountain and highest on the Balkans as well - Rila mountain. You will enjoy a 130 km journey on horseback. The route goes through open pastures with stunning backdrop of snow capped mountains.


18.04.2018 13:48

25 days, 700 km and 100 peaks - cross the Balkan mountain range from west to east and have a good swim in Black Sea, where the finish line is

The international hiking trail E-3, better known as “Kom – Emine” begins from Kom peak follows the ridge of the Balkan mountain range for 650 km and leads you to the steep, spectacular coast of Black Sea around Emona Cape. Due to its length and altitude, Kom–Emine is among Europe's longest uninterrupted high-mountain trails. The first person who finished the trail was P....


17.04.2018 14:27

Safaris with 20% discount

Camping Safari in South Africa: from Cape Town to Victoria Falls with 20% discount Book till the end of April and we are giving you 20% discount for this unique camping safari, starting from Cape Town, passing through the endless Namib dessert and ending at the glorious Victoria Falls – one of the Seven Wonders of the World . Take a look at the vivid rock Paintings in Spitzkoppe, meet the...


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01.04.2024 17:07

The Horn of Africa: East Africa's Uncharted Wonders

Tucked away in Africa's easternmost enclave, the Horn - a mosaic of nations like Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and Somalia - beckons the adventurous soul with its array of undiscovered jewels. This narrative meanders through the mystical terrains, historical wonders, and vibrant tapestries of culture, earmarking this area as an essential destination for those yearning to tread paths less...


20.03.2024 17:27

Discover Kahuzi-Biega: Journey into Congo's Wild

Nestled deep within the Democratic Republic of Congo, an extraordinary realm of natural wonder unveils itself - the Kahuzi-Biega National Park. More than a mere expanse of wilderness, this park is a portal to a world unbridled and pure, where nature's heartbeat resounds through lush rainforests and across mist-shrouded volcanic peaks. Let's embark on an exploratory odyssey into this lesser-known...


13.03.2024 18:23

Karakul Lake: A 23 Million-Year-Old Mountain Oasis

Tucked away in Central Asia's towering mountain ranges, Karakul Lake emerges as a spectacle of nature's grandeur. At an impressive altitude, it's not merely a visual feast but rather, a profound statement of Earth's splendor. In this narrative, let's embark on an odyssey through Karakul's tranquil charm, delving into its enigmas and elevating it to the pinnacle of your travel aspirations. A...


05.03.2024 16:15

A Tapestry of Temples and Traditions in Bagan

In the Mandalay Region of Myanmar, a land where history whispers from every corner, Bagan stands as a majestic relic of the past. Its inception in the 9th century, a pivotal moment for the Pagan Kingdom, heralded an era where Burmese culture and Theravada Buddhism began their intertwined journey. With over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas, and monasteries initially dotting its landscape, Bagan...