Posts Tagged ‘ Africa ’

What’s hot: September 2018

Aug 31st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



The Year That Was

Dec 28th, 2017 | By

It’s been a busy year of travelling and it’s time to take stock. Here Just About Travel contributor and travel enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares some of her favourite destinations from 2017



Is your holiday destination growing at 6%?

Oct 15th, 2017 | By
panoramic view of Dubrovnik

Tourism figures for the first 6 months of 2017 grew by 6% compared to the same period last year.



Working holidays

Jun 16th, 2017 | By

Could some of charities and organisations be on the verge of competing with small, niche holiday companies?



What’s hot: May 2017

May 1st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



Where the experts holiday: Reza Pakravan, traveller, adventurer and film maker

Apr 2nd, 2017 | By

Reza Pakravan – a traveller, adventurer and film maker – shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Why Ghanaians are super friendly

Jan 22nd, 2017 | By

ravel anywhere in Ghana and you will be greeted to an amazing experience of warmth and hospitality



Argentina: in the footsteps of Che Guevara

Nov 17th, 2016 | By

Walk in Che’s footsteps



Breathtaking Botswana

Oct 12th, 2016 | By

Welcome to Botswana



Epic bike rides: The Tour D’Afrique

Sep 16th, 2016 | By
cycling in the vineyards

The low-down on the Tour d’Afrique – one of the longest bicycle races and expeditions in the world



What’s hot: April 2016

Apr 2nd, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



Where the experts holiday: Gavin Stone, travel author and ex intelligence operative

Mar 16th, 2016 | By

Gavin Stone, a former ‘intelligence operative’, has written a book revealing the tips and tricks of travelling “next to nothing”. Result! Here the Wolverhampton-born author, who has stayed in super yachts and castles, shares some of his experiences with Just About Travel readers



Wine trails: Franschhoek & Stellenbosch

Nov 3rd, 2015 | By

Wine lovers are spoiled for choice in buzzy Stellenbosch and French-flavoured Franschhoek, with excellent wines and gourmet restaurants.



What’s hot: March 2015

Mar 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



What’s hot: February 2015

Feb 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Where the experts holiday: Robert Barber, director of Golden Africa and professional guide of Botswana

Dec 29th, 2014 | By

Guide and owner of Golden Africa, Robert Barber, talks travel



What’s hot: September 2014

Aug 31st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s all about holidaying with his Royal Highness, Prince Harry, and hanging out in the Peninsula Paris – Paris’ new super-hotel



Where the experts holiday: Stuart Bartman, Karibu Safari

Jul 8th, 2014 | By

Karibu Safari’s Stuart Bartman on polar bears and the beauty of Botswana



Where the experts holiday: Hugo Turner, 360 Expeditions

May 30th, 2014 | By
UK passport

Hugo Turner has travelled to the four corners of the globe, hiked the Tongariro National Park, summitted the famous ‘Stairway to Heaven’ in Hawaii and island-hopped the isolated Atolls of the mid-Pacific. Here he shares his travel experiences with Just About Travel



Where the experts holiday: Charlie McGrath, MBE, Objective Gap Safety

May 15th, 2014 | By

Charlie McGrath from Objective Gap Safety talks travel



Where the experts holiday: Jo Bradshaw, expedition leader and outdoor instructor

May 4th, 2014 | By

Freelance expedition leader and outdoor instructor, Jo Bradshaw, has led horse-back expeditions over the Andes, and on foot in Africa, China, and the Himalayas. Here the adventurer reveals her love for Argentina and why Ama Dablam is on her wish list



Taste this: Doro Wat

Mar 14th, 2014 | By

Wrap some tangy injera (fermented pancake) around a morsel of doro wat, a chicken stew with a devilish hot fizz, pop it into your mouth and savour the tastes of highland Ethiopia



Malawi will leave you mesmerised

Nov 8th, 2013 | By

Wondering where to head on your hols in 2014? Make for Malawi. Here’s everything you need to know about the ‘warm heart of Africa’



What’s hot: October 2013

Oct 1st, 2013 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month Southend and Spain are both in the spotlight, if for different reasons



Where the experts holiday: Jeff Redl

Apr 3rd, 2013 | By

Jeff Redl, sales and marketing manager at Asia Destinations, on Vietnam, Italy and France’s future in the tourism industry



One in two travellers ill because of dirty water

Feb 16th, 2013 | By

More than half of all travellers are getting ill through drinking dirty water abroad, according to statistics from the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention



On safari in Malawi: the warm heart of Africa

Jan 25th, 2013 | By

Malawi is one of the smallest countries in sub-equatorial Africa, and its good roads and excellent public transport make it the ideal ‘Africa for beginners’ destination says Rupert Parker



Where the experts holiday: Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO, City Pass

Aug 16th, 2012 | By

Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO of City Pass – those brilliant bundles that allow you to experience a city’s top attractions while saving up to half off the cost of admission – reveals why he loves hanging out in Hawaii and while he’ll always have Paris