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COSTA RICA – THE PEACEFUL SOUL OF CENTRAL AMERICA

“Rain forest hikes and brisk high-altitude trails, rushing white-water rapids and warm-water, world-class surfing, Costa Rica offers outdoor adventures – from the rush of a canopy zipline to a sun-dazed afternoon at the beach.” ~ Lonely Planet Costa Rica is … Continue reading COSTA RICA – THE PEACEFUL SOUL OF CENTRAL AMERICA

Costa Rica’s Finca Rosa Blanca: Paradise for the Conscious Traveler

Nestled in the hills above San José in the rugged, rainforested Costa Rica is the divine Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn. Recognised by The National Geographic as one of the Unique Lodges of the World, it is a welcome retreat … Continue reading Costa Rica’s Finca Rosa Blanca: Paradise for the Conscious Traveler

Ibex Expeditions Introduces 40th Anniversary Limited Edition Journeys

On it’s 40th anniversary Ibex Expeditions invites you to its  Limited Edition Anniversary Journeys In 1979, in a small room in the Manor hotel, New Delhi, four friends manifested their dream of a pioneering adventure travel company by establishing Ibex Expeditions. Mountaineer, … Continue reading Ibex Expeditions Introduces 40th Anniversary Limited Edition Journeys

Antarctica Matters: Scientists Discover Graveyard of Continents Beneath Ice

Antarctica has been called the least understood continent of Earth. Recently, data from a discontinued European satellite reveals that the ice sheet beneath eastern Antarctica is a graveyard of continental remnants. The research, led by Jörg Ebbing, a geophysicist at Kiel … Continue reading Antarctica Matters: Scientists Discover Graveyard of Continents Beneath Ice

Sri Lanka – The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

A tear-drop shaped island, Sri Lanka, the resplendent land, southeast of the Indian Subcontinent, is one seeped in history dating back to at least 125,000 years. Formerly known as Ceylon, this land is a centre of religion and culture, encompassing … Continue reading Sri Lanka – The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

The Songs of Old Believers – Trans-Siberian Journey

  For many travellers who ride the Trans-Siberian Railway (spanning eight time zones, goes from Russia to the far east via China and Mongolia, at 9,289km, it is the third longest continuous service railway in the world), visiting the Old … Continue reading The Songs of Old Believers – Trans-Siberian Journey