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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...


25.10.2013 10:36

Is it safe in Yemen?

So, is it safe to travel in Yemen? Yes! Our first group to this unusual destination has just returned. And they are more than happy for having had the opportunity to get to know the country, its people and the untouched and splendid nature of the island of Socotra. 


14.10.2013 16:32

New destinations on our website!

You know how we are always looking for new exciting destinations, off-the beaten track routes and remarkable places. Then check out our newest trips to Bangladesh, Philippines, Yemen and South Korea.


26.07.2013 16:37

Final call for our last Transsiberian group for 2013

So, it time for our last group along the Transsiberian Railway - the group is guaranteed, the departure det is set on 5th September and there are still few places left. Don't miss your chance for a once in lifetime journey via 3 countries - Russia, Mongolia and China.   


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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...


29.11.2019 17:30

What the Timket Festival in Ethiopia is all about?

Every year on the 19th of January a procession of priests, locals and visitors all chanting, singing and dancing enthusiastically  fills the streets of the Ethiopian cities. It’s the celebration of Timket, or Epiphany – the biggest and most anticipated religious event in the Ethiopian calendar. It commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River and is the day when...