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14.11.2017 14:42

Elbrus: Inactive Volcano in the Caucasus Mountains

Have you ever dreamt to climb the highest peak in Europe and one of the Seven Summits? Our daily guaranteed departures can take you to Elbrus and you will enjoy the adventure, because it is one of the technically easiest of the higher peaks on the continent! You have two options: Climbing Mt. Elbrus from the North which is for lovers of the untouched nature – no cable cars, hotels and...


08.11.2017 13:57

Why Ethiopia should be topping Your Travel Bucket List

As the global travel market is offering more and more destinations across the globe, travelers are starting to appreciate more and more genuine places with cultures and landscapes still unaffected by the growing tourist flows inevitably affecting the authenticity and the lifestyles of the local communities. Thinking about destinations that are still fairly unaffected by the modern tourist flows...


30.08.2017 17:27

Djibouti - one of the smallest and least known countries

Travel to Djibouti and experience one of the smallest and least known countries, located in Eastern Africa. Experience the lakes, dormant volcanoes, mountains, and beaches, The White City, the capital, Day Forest National Park and much more. The land consists of large parts of the stone canopy, lava and volcanic highlands. Take a tour to the capital Djibouti city and experience their amazing...


25.08.2017 15:00

North Korea - A solid evidence that not everything could be controlled and supervised

A solid evidence that not everything could be controlled and supervised - touring the museums and hopping from statue to statue; a short subway trip; a visit to a supermarket and a few hours on the beach in Nampo during the last day. Great fun! The people working together were spending their holiday at the beach together as well (don't miss to have a look at the ladies' swimwear). But in general...


23.08.2017 17:36

9 Facts About Somaliland

1. Somaliland became an independent country in 1991 and has already celebrated being a country for over 25 years. 2. Somaliland is located at the northern part of Somalia – and yes, they are two different countries. 3. The country is bigger than you think – it’s the size of United Kingdom without Scotland. 4. They are dreaming about getting recognition from the International...


13.03.2017 16:55

10 Facts About North Korea

1. North Korea bases its calendar on Kim Il-Sung’s date of birth: 15 April 1912. 2. There are almost no working traffic lights. Although there may be some stop lights, many of them reportedly do not work and have been replaced by Police controlling the traffic 3. World’s largest stadium is in North Korea. The “Rungrado 1st of May” stadium has more than 150,000 seats and...


09.01.2017 10:00

Lonely Planet: Oman, Mongolia and Ethiopia are in Top 10 for 2017

Lonely Planet has published their Top 10 lists for 2017 - Top 10 countries, cities and regions. Among the top countries you will find 5 exciting destinations, to where we can arrange a journey to remember: Oman, Mongolia, Nepal, Ethiopia and Myanmar. So, don't miss your chance to visit one of these beautiful countries with Penguin Travel. Check out Lonely Planet's list here


15.11.2016 11:00

Sudan - guaranteed departure on 8 December 2016

December is close but we still have a few places left in our guaranteed group to Sudan, which will give you the unique chance to discover the hidden treasure of Africa. You will enjoy incredible desert landscapes, numerous pyramids and temples, picturesque villages and last, but not least, the hospitability of local people.  


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12.02.2024 17:03

Makalu: Epic Adventure on the Himalayan Giant

Soaring to an awe-inspiring 8,485 meters (27,838 ft), the colossal Makalu guards the Himalayas with a presence as imposing as it is majestic. This towering giant, ranking as the world's fifth highest peak, calls out to those daring souls drawn to its majestic beauty and formidable challenges. While Everest and K2 may capture more headlines, Makalu carves its unique niche, offering an intoxicating...


05.02.2024 14:19

Back to Russia in 2024

Why not? Travel to Russia is safe, with normalcy in major cities like Moscow and St. Petersburg, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Vladivostok. The Trans-Siberian Railway is still connecting Moscow with Vladivostok and the Sea of Japan and all the interesting sights along the railway are open for visitors. Mount Elbrus is open for climbers and the salmons are jumping in the rivers on the Kola...


30.01.2024 15:25

Mikumi National Park: Tanzania's Wild Heart

Tanzania, an enchanting realm of unspoiled wilderness, cradles a mosaic of natural splendors, among which Mikumi National Park emerges as an unheralded yet mesmerizing jewel. Tucked away in Tanzania's verdant heart, this park unfurls a tapestry of experiences, weaving a narrative of adventure that beckons wildlife aficionados, avid photographers, and those who find solace in nature's...


18.01.2024 14:58

Discover Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake: A Serene Getaway

In the verdant heart of Taiwan, shrouded by undulating hills and a tapestry of greenery, a sanctuary of tranquility and cultural depth beckons. Here, where picturesque landscapes fuse seamlessly with a serene atmosphere, an invitation is extended to a realm where nature's artistry and cultural lineage merge in a sublime dance. This is not just any retreat; it is Taiwan's treasured natural marvel,...