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Paragliding in Tenerife

Jul 11th, 2016 | By

Unbelievably I’m scared of heights, froze climbing Sydney Harbour Bridge, had a meltdown at Go Ape and can’t even make it to the top diving board of a swimming pool.

The Wyld

Dec 29th, 2015 | By

Berlin best known as one of Europe’s most glamorous capital cities combining a turbulent recent history with a thriving cultural life is also home to The Wyld, one of the most elaborate shows outside of Las Vegas.

The Saintes Marie de la Mer gypsy festival

Aug 18th, 2015 | By

Petra makes a pilgrimage in which not only “the Guardians” (Camargue cowboys) take part but also gypsies who come in their thousands from all over Europe.

A quick guide to Bolivia’s highlights

Aug 27th, 2014 | By
aerial view of La Paz

Petra provides a whistle-stop guide to what you should look out for if you are considering Bolivia for holiday.