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Exploring India's remote Nubra Valley

Ladakh - the ‘Land of the High Passes’ - is among the most stunning parts of the Indian Himalayas. Wedged between Pakistan, Tibet and Xinjiang Province ( China) and India’s Himachal Pradesh, it forms the eastern part of the contested state of Jammu & Kashmir. North of Leh, Ladakh’s ‘capital’, lies …

12 Reasons Visiting South Africa Is The Vacation Of Your Dreams

Looking for the ultimate combo of nature, wildlife, culture, and adventure? Meet South Africa — it's the vacation you've been looking for. ;)

5 articles à lire avant un voyage en Inde

L’Inde, cet immense pays du continent asiatique est aussi dépaysant que contrasté, et <b>de nombreux voyageurs en reviennent bouleversés</b>. Pauvreté, …

50 voyages à faire dans une vie

Quels sont les sites à voir absolument ? Les voyages qui marquent à jamais ? Les destinations qui laissent les plus beaux souvenirs ? Des questions …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

Get paid to travel: become a travel photographer

"Every muppet with a camera and a plane ticket thinks that they can be a travel photographer”. Pro photographer Steve Davey, author and photographer …

Video: 30 Days in Nepal

If you're looking for a very well made short-documentary to inspire some adventure this weekend, than look no further than the video below. It is a …

11 Reasons Why Travel Makes You a Happier Person

Travel is good for lots of things, but it can also increase mental well-being - and not just in the short-term. Whether you're traveling for business, on a one-week family holiday, or have sold everything to pursue a life on the road, traveling can make you a happier person by building …

TripAdvisor's picks: World's top 25 destinations | CNN Travel

5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

We live in a wild and wondrous world, which means it's time to dust off your passport and get busy exploring Earth's natural treasures and man-made marvels. While hunting down every awe-inspiring landmark would take a lifetime, we've started off with five must-see destinations that should be on …

Carnet de voyage : Darjeeling, entre thé et montagnes

Au nord-est de l’Inde, à quelques 24h de train de Delhi et d’interminables heures à l’arrière d’une Jeep hors du temps se trouve la région de …

Top Ten Unique Sites to Visit in New Zealand

The Tongariro Crossing<p>For those looking for a true adventure, the Tongariro Crossing provides eight plus hours of scenic trekking. Side adventures …

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Exploring the Uniqueness of Namibia: An Unconventional Safari Experience

<i>Kensington Tours' Explorer in Residence, Simon Donato, is an adrenaline adventurer who left his life as a geologist behind to take on the toughest terrains on the planet. He is a current member of the Explorers Club and star of the TV show, Boundless, in which he documents the many gruelling</i> …

11 Inspirational Overland Routes for Your Bucket List

There is something to be said for the sense of freedom and adventure that a good, old-fashioned road trip provides. Far too often these days, we pick …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

How to Quit Your Job and Go on a Road Trip

1<p><b>Prepare yourself for the experience.</b> If you've been longing to get away and discover the beauty and wonder of both nature and people that are …

top 10 countries

These 10 countries are destined for an epic year, whether they’re hosting festivals, cutting the ribbon on new attractions or simply raising their game for travellers. Feast your eyes on 2014's most unmissable destinations.<p>1. Brazil<p><b>All eyes on the pitch for 2014’s World Cup</b><p>A game of beach football …

A gorgeous sunrise from Stanley, North West @Tasmania, captured by @paulmp. @flightcentreau #Tassietop4

10 incredible day trips from Vancouver

There's so much to see and do in Vancouver that you might forget to check out what the surrounding area has to offer. A transport hub with great access to the rest of BC, Vancouver is the perfect jumping-off point for day trips into the region. Here are our top 10 escapes from the city.<p>Steveston<p>An …

Arabian sights: road-tripping in Oman

Oman is hot right now. Not as in boiling (although it can be at the height of summer when the mercury touches 40C); hot as in 'of the moment'. Its star has risen steadily thanks to a carefully nurtured tourism industry and a growing appreciation for its natural and cultural riches.<p>After all, where …

Les plus belles photos de la Communauté : l'Islande

Islande<p>Plus grand<p>Après l'Eyjafjallajökull en 2010, c'est au tour du volcan Bardarbunga d'entrer en éruption... Et de rappeler la puissance des forces …

#RoysPeak, #NewZealand. This week's #lpfanphoto was shot by #travel blogger @wingsofafeather. Check out her feed for more travel inspiration!

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …