May 25, 2018

You’ve booked your Everest Base Camp Trek and you are already dreaming of the mountains, but the reality of training for this epic adventure kicks in. So where do you start? What are the problems you’re going to face on the trek? What can you do before you get to Nepal...

January 28, 2018

One of the jewels of Jaipur is Hawa Mahal. It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh for the ladies of the Royal Household so they could watch over the city. It is an amazing 5 stories high and painted deep pink. The incredible design and detail of the buildi...

January 28, 2018

Are you looking for some easy hiking hacks to make your life easier. Then check out the top ten below! 

1.     Use duct tape to prevent and pad blisters or for quick tick removal

2.     If you’re prone to blisters, coat those areas with petroleum jelly bef...

January 27, 2018

Mongolia is known for the rein of Genghis Khan. But how much do you really know about this man?

1.     The Mongols pulled their bowstrings back with their thumb. To prevent damage to their thumbs they created thumb rings.

2.     In 1254 C.E. Genghis Khan o...

January 7, 2018

There are three predominant breeds of Indian horses in northwest India namely the Marwari, Kathiawadi and Sindhi. The Marwar region of Rajasthan has been the home of the MARWARI breed. The Kathiawadi comes from the desert tract of the neighboring state Gujrat called Ka...

January 7, 2018

Colombia is one of the hot destinations to visit this 2018 and for good reason. Here are some interesting facts you probably didn't know about Colombia! 

1. Colombia is the only country in South America with both the Caribbean and Pacific Coast. They are also some of th...

January 6, 2018

After a slow start to the morning and a long yoga practice, I join Dawa and Basang to Chiwong Monastery. I trekked there in April, blown away by its beauty and its amazing perch atop a hill at nearly 3000 meters so I couldn't wait to get back.

Back on the motorbikes, a...

January 5, 2018

The Colombian Criollo Horse's are indigenous to Colombia and are more commonly referred to as the Colombian Paso Fino horse or Colombian Walking Horse. They are distinguished for their firth gate, which is a smooth, lateral, four-beat gait. In fact, this is why the hor...

September 27, 2016

When you land in Seville the heat hits you, it’s dry and pleasant and warms your bones. Instantly we were smiling and ready to start our adventure. Just a 20 minute drive and we were at our city centre hotel, with rooftop pool and bar and wonderfully comfy beds; we wer...

September 6, 2016

Mongolia has always been on my bucket list of destinations and the opportunity to go out and play polo was one not to be missed. This is the land of the Mongolian Horse small but strong and key in Genghis Khan's domination of the world.

As the plane starts its descent y...

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