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03.11.2014 18:00

Myanmar is opening to the world

Myanmar, also known as Burma, has preserved the charm of its traditional culture after nearly 50 years of military dictate. After 2011, when a new democratic government was elected, the country is opening more and more to the world and thus, the numer of people willing to get familiar with its unique culture is increasing. From October this year, Myanmar eases the visa-issuing procedure adding...


24.09.2014 12:39

Cuba, Cuba, Cuba

Cuba libre, salsa, Habana cigars and retro cars ... these are the symbols of Cuba which most people recognize. But the real travellers can discover much more in this multiple-face country. We offer you to join a special trip with us going off from the traditional tourist routes. We visit three UNESCO sites and the largest orchid garden in Cuba, we trek in the jungle and swim in natural pools in...


11.07.2014 11:13

Bangladesh - guaranteed departure on 10 October 2014

Visit with us Bangladesh - a dream destination for everyone who feels explorer. A country of contrasrs, ancient temples and fascinating beaches. Here you will find the longest beach in the world and the largest mangroove forest as well as three unique sights included in UNESCO World Heritage List. Your trip in Bangladesh can be extended with 4-day tour in Bhutan as there are convenient flights...


02.04.2014 13:05

Destination: Bulgaria!

According to roughguides.com Bulgaria is No. 8 on the list of 10 super exciting destinations for year 2014. Fabulous beaches, balmy weather, low prices, pretty historic towns and friendly people – Bulgaria is an intriguing destination. A sort of cheaper alternative to Croatia it is currently far less touristy. The Black Sea resorts pull in the most visitors, but skiing, hiking and mountain...


20.03.2014 11:36

Photo Tours in Bulgaria

Penguin Travel and the famous Bulgarian photographer and journalist Emil Danailov have developed a totally new product for you - photo tours in beautiful Bulgaria. You will be able to combine an active holiday with developing your skills in photo shooting enjoying both the splendid nature of Bulgaria and some of its cultural and historical sites, where you will also have the chance to meet the...


10.03.2014 11:42

Trans-Siberian group on 10th July is guaranteed

The early planners alredy booked their journey with the Trans-Siberian Railway for July. If you want to travel with one of our experienced tour-leaders and have everything organized precisely along the 8000 kilometres of this trip, now is the time to reserve your place in our guaranteed group with departure on 10th July. Don't dilly-dally as places for this adventure are limited!


20.02.2014 13:19

Iran - one of the best destinations for 2014!

According to the Guardian Iran will be one of the best and most interesting destinations to visit in 2014! This unique country will enchant you with its history, culture, architecture and friendly people. So, why don't you join us on our tours to this exciting destination - a group or individual roundtrip in the country, climbing Mt. Damavand or maybe skiing in the Alborz Mountains.


04.12.2013 11:24

Cuba for individual tourists

It was a fantastic tour! Our small Norwegian group has just returned from their roundtrip in Cuba, extremely satisfied with the journey, the country and everything they saw along the way. But why wait for a group to gather when you can travel to Cuba on your own with your partner, best friend or child? Now we organise tours to Cuba year round for as few as 2 persons only. Check out our new...


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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...