Plague of Athens by Michiel Sweerts, c. 1652–1654

Study Guides: Epidemics Throughout The Ages

In an increasingly interconnected and peaceful world, disease remains one of the greatest fears of the modern age, especially the outbreak of a ‘superbug’.

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March St Patrick's Day New York, Salon NYC, Flickr Creative Commons

WOW: What’s On Where In March

In March there’s a whole heap of discoveries to be made around the world, from sheep shearing competitions in New Zealand to Saint Patrick's Day...

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Hokulea is a performance-accurate full-scale replica of a waʻa kaulua, a Polynesian double-hulled voyaging canoe.

Ancient Mariners of the Pacific

Traditional Polynesian navigation was used for thousands of years to make long voyages across thousands of miles of the vast, unexplored Pacific Ocean.

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Patagonia Ice Fields

The Ice Fields of Southern Patagonia

The Southern Patagonia ice field stretches across Chile and Argentina and is the third largest in the world, covering an area of almost 5,000 square miles.

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Dolomiti January Balloon Festival

WOW: What’s On Where In January

January marks the beginning of the New Year in the Gregorian calendar, and for many this means a month of abstinence and setting new goals and attitudes for...

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Iguazu Falls Argentina Travel Destination Guides

Cascading Borders: Iguazu Falls

The Iguazu River is located in the north east corner of Argentina and flows along a large portion of the border with Brazil. The Iguazu Falls are made up of...

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Pilot Productions

What Kind of Traveller Are You?

With the new challenges that the modern world of travel poses, we have identified 3 new types of nightmarish traveller. Do you recognise any of them?

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Isla Espiritu Santo, Baja California Sur, Mexico, Constanza S. Mora, Flickr Creative Commons

A Weekend Escape From Los Angeles To The Baja...

Travellers visiting Los Angeles have a plethora of options within the The Golden State for a weekend expedition, though many travellers don’t realise how...

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Every year, more and more tourists flock to this beautiful UNESCO world heritage site

The Past, Present & Future of...

After a trip to Puglia's Alberobello, we came away wondering how cultural tourism can find its happy medium, where the tourism provides a boost to the...

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Parthenon Temple of Athena, Athens, Neda Dorudi

A Pocket Guide To Athens

Athens is a beautiful city and the the memories of the classical era are very visible and well represented by the ancient monuments which surround the city....

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