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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...


31.08.2015 16:30

Roundtrip in Iran - guaranteed departure 16/10

Iran is a unique country that will enchant you with its history, culture, architecture and friendly people. Don't miss the chance to join us on our roundtrip to this exciting destination on 16th October. The group is guaranteed and you will have the chance to explore some of the most interesting cities in the country: Tehran - a modern megalopolis, Shiraz – the center of the Persian...


05.08.2015 10:01

Balkan Kaleidoscope - guaranteed departures!

8 countries in 14 days! Our unique roundtrip on the Balkan Peninsula - a sea of language and dialects, inspiring scents and experiences, nature, culture, the European history before and now - has guaranteed departures for the rest of the year: 29th August, 19th September and 10th October. Do you think that this might be your dream travel in 2015?


05.06.2015 17:51

Timur's Registan in Samarkand - the Noblest Public Square in the World

A History of cities in 50 buildings is a project by The Guardian, presenting each day a symbolic building of a symbolic city. Registan square in Samarkand was the choice for day 7. The Registan and other wonders of Timurid Samarkand – were the result of the coming together of craftsmen and builders from across the empire in the late 14th century. And they have also influenced distant...


05.06.2015 10:06

Plovdiv - European Capital of Culture 2019

Every year two European cities become capitals of culture. Within this year they carry out a cultural programme with a particular thematic focus and numerous activities. Plovdiv was elected for second time to be one of these two cities in 2019. And not only this but Lonely Planet promotes Plovdiv to be one of the top 10 cities to be visited in 2015. So, don't miss the chance to explore this...


05.01.2015 12:00

Safari Adventures in Africa - January discounts!

New year, new adventures! If Africa is among your destinations for 2015, now is the time to book an unforgettable safari! We offer discounts of up to 7% for bookings made in January for our most popular tours in Africa. Hurry up, dates and places are limited!


18.12.2014 13:50

Sudan - a fulfilled dream

Our first group from Sudan has come back, inspired and full of memorable impressions. Once upon arrival in Khartoum, they witnessed the magical Friday dervish dances. Under the burning sun, the happy travellers crossed the desert to see the great temples and pyramids from 4th century BC to 4th century AD. Sailing along Nile, they visited several small villages and were guests in traditional...


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10.12.2021 15:21

Saudi Arabia - the birthplace of Islam (tips for visiting the country)

It took really long for Saudi Arabia to decide to open for tourists, but now it is finally a fact and Penguin Travel immediately put the destination on its belt. The Kingdom – known as the spiritual birthplace of Islam, now has a new approach to attract visitors and that's why the visa requirements are changed. The changes are so big, compared to the past that they look almost like a...


06.08.2021 17:00

7 Things to do in South Sudan

  It’s the newest country in the world and one that a lot of people haven’t even heard of. Those who have, usually associate it with the military conflict that has been tearing up the region for decades. But behind all of that, lies a country of ancient cultural rituals, a myriad of colorful local tribes and raw natural beauty. It is still the most challenging destinations for...


05.08.2021 08:55

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. Since the Sudanese...


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...