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20.04.2016 12:00

18 reasons to visit Bulgaria

Well, there are many more reasons why you should visit Bulgaria, but here are 18 of them according to Huffington Post and why they think a tour to this beautiful country should be booked ASAP. You can read the whole article here And you can check some of our many tours to Bulgaria here


24.03.2016 15:10

Trans-Siberian group on 28th June is guaranteed

We are glad to invite you on our signature trip along the Trans-Siberian Railway. Travel 8000 km by train in 22 days and see Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Baikal Lake, Ulan Bator and Mongolian steppes, Beijing and the Great Chinese Wall. Three countries, three capitals, three different cultures and the unique Naadam Festival in Mongolia. Escorted departure on 28 June 2016!  


03.02.2016 18:01

Lonely Planet: Botswana is in Top 10 for 2016

In 2016 Botswana is marking 50 years of independence. This combined with stable economy, beautiful nature and remarkable wildlife has made Lonely Planet to put this exciting destination in top position in their Top 10 Must-see countries in 2016. Penguin Travel offers two unforgetable journeys, organised year round that will take you to Botswana: Okavango & Chobe Trail -...


13.01.2016 18:21

Do you know that Sudan has over 250 pyramids?

BBC Travel has just published an article on the great destination - Sudan. Sudan is the largest, and yet one of the least visited countries in Africa. There you can wander among pristine ruins and UNESCO protected pyramids without getting another tourist in sight. Despite the country's turbulent past, Sudan has a rich heritage with breathtaking cultural and archaeological wonders that few...


20.11.2015 17:28

100 Years Trans-Siberian Railway in 2016

The original Trans-Siberian route Moscow - Vladivostok was completed in 1916, 25 years after the contruction work had begun. Next year we will celebrate 100 years since the railroad was built and the perfect way to mark this occasion is to take on an incredible journey and travel thousands of kilometers along the way either as an individual tourist with a tailormade program or as a part of our...


11.11.2015 05:00

Guaranteed departure for our group to Central America

We have now a guaranteed departure for Central America on 7th February 2016 with escort guide! Once upon arrival in Guatemala, we will be enchanted by the magical atmosphere of Antigua. Continuing our way along the tiny land strip between the two Americas, we will be captivated by incredible natural wonders and impressive history. Volcanoes touching the clouds, picturesque...


10.11.2015 16:50

Bizarre Dictatorships

North Korea and Turkmenistan are among the few really bizarre dictatorship countries. But beside strange political systems and rules these country boast worth visiting places like the marble capital of Ashgabat, the green parks with various majestic moments of Pyongyang, the desert gas craters of Dervaza or the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, which will remind you of the Cold...


15.10.2015 10:46

PENGUIN TRAVEL AT WTM LONDON

As usual Penguin Travel will attend at the WTM, London (2 - 5 November 2015) with own desk within the Bulgarian National Stand (EU900). As one of the  most experienced representatives of the adventure tourism in Bulgaria we will be glad to meet you there and chat about future perspectives regarding mutual partnership or just about your next trip to Bulgaria. We are looking...


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01.10.2020 11:45

11 Interesting Facts about Rwanda

  Rwanda is a small African country, whose name is often mostly associated with the horrific genocide that happened here in 1994. It was one of the most tragic events in the history not only of Rwanda, but the world. However, it was also a turning point in the country's history. It has since then embarked on a new path of social, economic and ecological development and deserves to be known...


06.01.2020 17:00

Chernobyl as a travel destination

   About 30 years ago a flawed reactor design in combination with some serious human mistakes led to an accident at the No.4 nuclear reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in northern Ukrainian SSR. It became the worst nuclear disaster in history and resulted in the deaths of hundreds of people and the evacuation of about 110 000 more. Ever since then it has been a subject of an...


31.12.2019 17:00

The Silk Road: now and then

   “The Silk Road” is a term that conjures up fairytale-like images of long camel caravans travelling through bare deserts, of brave adventurers and merchants bargaining in exotic oriental markets. This network of routes, which stretched about 11 000 km (7 000 miles) and connected the East and the West, is a milestone in the development of the modern world and the...


11.12.2019 09:52

The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

Can you name the country with the most pyramids in the world? Nope, it’s not Egypt. The country which holds this record with more than 200 pyramids is actually Egypt’s southern neighbor – Sudan. Though not as big as the Egyptian ones, they are just as impressive and have just as intriguing history, dating back to 8th century BC, to the kingdom of Kush. There are many reasons...