Category: Adventure Travel

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 […]

Masai Mara migration

Inspiring footage of the migration from Kenya’s Masai Mara to the Serengeti, courtesy of CAT Safaris.

Leaping Great White shark

An absolutely incredible clip of a leaping Great White shark… wow!

Champagne Sunset Wildlife Safari at Seven Spirit Bay Wilderness Lodge, Australia

Champagne Sunset Wildlife Safari at Seven Spirit Bay Wilderness Lodge, Australia

Opt for a Champagne Sunset Wildlife Safari at Seven Spirit Bay Wilderness Lodge  in Australia’s Northern Territory and you will have the opportunity to see opportunity to see Buffalo, Banteng Cattle and Timor Ponies grazing or, if you  look up, you may spot Osprey, Sea Eagle or Brahminy Kite. Finish the day relaxing on their […]

Accessible only by helicopter: Sentry Mountain Lodge, British Columbia

Accessible only by helicopter: Sentry Mountain Lodge, British Columbia

Hailed as one of America’s 10 best adventure lodges, the Sentry Mountain Lodge in the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia is accessible only by helicopter. Curiously not wishing to blow their own trumpted, on their own website they describe themselves as ‘functional rather than luxurious’. This understatement perhaps doesn’t give the full picture – the […]

Discounted rates at The Boulders Resort & Golden Door ® Spa in Arizona

Discounted rates at The Boulders Resort & Golden Door ® Spa in Arizona

The serenity of the Sonoran desert takes centre-stage at this Southwestern resort that gets its name from the 12-million-year-old granite boulder formations dotting the landscape. Whether you’re a golfer, rock climber, tennis player, hiker or into spending all day at the famous Golden Door Spa, The Boulders caters to your inner child and allows you […]

Seadoo Seascooter GTI

Seadoo Seascooter GTI

The Seadoo Seascooter GTI is a big performer in a tiny package. It delivers thrust for a speed of up to 2.5mph/4km/h, down to 100ft./30m depth. The GTI is light enough to carry in one hand (it weighs just 18lbs/8.4KG including battery), making beach diving with a DPV a reality and snorkeling a dream. It […]

Experience summer in the Colorado mountains

Experience summer in the Colorado mountains

Summer in the mountains is delightful, especially when you’re staying in sheer luxury at The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, and surrounded on three sides by the 14,000-foot-high peaks of the San Juan Mountain Range overlooking the charming town of Telluride. Come summer, the famous ski slopes at the doorstep of The Peaks turn […]

Hennessy Hammock

Hennessy Hammock

The Hennessy Hammock is a piece of kit that’s really worth a closer look  from the more intrepid travellers among us. These mid-air, hammock-like  tents come in a range of types and have picked up  all manner of awards: Best Camping Shelter 2005 from Sea Kayaker Magazine… Best of Show from the USA Today summer […]

Night skiing at Coronet Peak near Queenstown, New Zealand

Night skiing at Coronet Peak near Queenstown, New Zealand

Coronet Peak ski area, near Queenstown, kicked off night skiing  last weekend.   It  is operational from 4-9pm on Friday and Saturday nights and will continue late into the season, and  is the only ski area in New Zealand to offer this unique activity. Night skiing has been on offer at Coronet Peak for over […]

Underwater "flights" with Deep Flight

Underwater “flights” with Deep Flight

Now here’s something a bit different. Graham Hawkes  is arguably one of the deepest thinkers in the world as he’s the  engineer behind Deep Flight from Hawkes Ocean Technologies. Without going too much into the details (see the site for more information!), his vessels are different to conventional submersibles in the way that they control […]