Category: Adventure Travel

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Tailor-made holidays from Bridge & Wickers Join the posh set at New York’s  Monmouth Park Stay at a converted Victorian schoolhouse in Dublin Ski and short stays in Tokyo/Kyoto from Ski in Japan

A luxury trip to Belize, for six people

A luxury trip to Belize, for six people

At Charity Buzz there is currently an opportunity to  go wildlife viewing  and fishing on a luxurious private trip for six to Belize by bidding on The Paris Review online auction. Six companions will spend a week wildlife watching at Belize’s premiere jungle resort, Chan Chich Lodge  (Andrew Harper’s Wilderness Lodge of the Year 2007), […]

Belize's Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort up for sale

Belize’s Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort up for sale

The owners of Kanantik Reef & Jungle Resort, an exclusive eco-sensitive resort on the southern coast of beautiful Belize, have revealed that they are selling up, looking for bids of $7.9 million. Kanantik, which is a Maya Mopan word  meaning “to take care of”, has more than lived up its name: after building the resort […]

Early skiing opportunity at Whistler

Early skiing opportunity at Whistler

If you’re a keen skier, you might be interested to hear that over 80cms of snow fell on Whistler Blackcomb earlier this week and that this has prompted mountain managers to open Whistler Mountain almost a week early. Act quickly and you might get good offers at some of Whistler’s luxury hotels.   Check with […]

Bubbles with a view

Bubbles with a view

I expect many of you reading have probably experienced a Jacuzzi in an exotic location before, but I doubt many of you can top this… a Jacuzzi on the top of Mont Blanc.   These crazy people last month ascended Mont Blanc at night, assembled their ‘Jaccuzzi’ at the summit, melted some fresh snow and […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Savour New York in Ottawa with Luxe Bistro Travel like a star with Celebrity Jet Charters Adventurous vacations from Alpine Ascents Delta’s luxury jet charter service: Delta AirElite

Canvas Cabins - the ultimate outdoor experience

Canvas Cabins – the ultimate outdoor experience

If you love being in the woods but pitching a tent is not for you, consider an upscale, unique camping experience in our custom-built canvas cabins located on a secluded plateau overlooking Lake Neva. Lakedale Resort has two types of canvas cabin options available, standard and deluxe. Find out which option will best suit your […]

Pumalin Park, southern Chile

Pumalin Park, southern Chile

There’s a fascinating article from ABC News entitled ‘Millionaires with a Mission’. It’s all about how  one of the most remote parts of the world, in southern Chile, has been bought by an American millionnaire who wants to preserve it. The 800,000-acre Pumalin Park is as remote as it comes, and  it would take you […]

Family fun on safari

Family fun on safari

Special “Pooh Walks” to learn how to identify droppings and spoor, fishing and frogging safaris, bark-rubbing expeditions and baking cookies with the chefs for afternoon tea are just a taste of what’s in store for children at CC Africa‘s family-friendly safari lodges… ensuring an unforgettable safari experience for the entire family! Click here for a […]

"Run from Reality" adventure packages with Preferred Boutique

“Run from Reality” adventure packages with Preferred Boutique

Preferred Boutique, an exclusive portfolio of more than 80 member properties, is inviting travellers to live on the wild side with its new “Run from Reality” adventure travel package. The package highlights seven properties from Preferred Boutique’s adventure category – Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort, The Pines Lodge, Snake River Lodge & Spa, Elk Mountain […]

Grand Canyon Skywalk video

A new perspective on the Grand Canyon Skywalk.

Kirkman's Kamp, Sabi Sand, South Africa

Kirkman’s Kamp, Sabi Sand, South Africa

A pride of 16 lions, a leopard dragging an impala carcass up a tree, hungry wild dogs and an interesting tree-climbing lion are just some of the extraordinary wildlife sightings spotted on safari at CC Africa’s exceptional and newly-refurbished Kirkman’s Kamp in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa. The camp offers  exceptional Big Five […]

Second luxury camp at Bateleur Camp at Kichwa Tembo, Kenya

Second luxury camp at Bateleur Camp at Kichwa Tembo, Kenya

CC Africa’s award-winning Bateleur Camp at Kichwa Tembo in Kenya now boasts a second exclusive and intimate luxury tented camp. Featuring nine tented suites, spacious guest areas and its own access areas, the camp offers the epitome of tented luxury in the renowned Masai Mara. The camp overlooks the massive Masai Mara plains, where lion, […]

New Indian jungle lodge: Baghvan in Pench National Park

CC Africa’s second jungle lodge in India, Baghvan in Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh, is now open. A typical Central Indian teak jungle, Pench supports a rich variety of wildlife, including the tiger, leopard, wild dog, gaur, sambar, chital and brilliant birdlife. The project is part of a joint venture with Taj Hotels Resorts and […]

New website from CC Africa

New website from CC Africa

CC Africa‘s new responsiblesafaris.com website is  up and running.  CC Africa launched  the website  to celebrate their numerous conservation and community victories, and to highlight how guests can make a difference by choosing to travel responsibly with them. With growing numbers of people travelling to areas of scenic beauty and rich biodiversity such as Africa […]

Greenland kite-skiing expedition

I’m not sure you’d class this as luxury travel but, as someone who has been to Greenland on a couple of occasions, I find it too interesting to pass up. The footage shows a 21-day kite-skiing adventure taking a small team from Narsaq in the north-east of the country to Qaanaaq (don’t you just love […]