Apple tea in Istanbul

Travel Consultant Crystal Hilton is on a tour of Turkey, here she details her initial thoughts of Istanbul having arrived early this morning. Arrived into Istanbul today, 7.55am and it was 32degrees already!
Written by Crystal Hilton at 08:00

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Piranha fishing in the Pantanal

Travel Consultant Morwenna Williams is in South America, currently in the Pantanal, one of the world's largest wetland areas.
Written by Morwenna Williams at 10:00

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Sunny Gold Coast

If you're missing some sunshine and warmth then Australia's Gold Coast is where it is hiding. I am here until Sunday for the Gold Coast Marathon. The place sure is buzzing with around 30,000 runners expected to take part in the variety of distances.
Written by Hayley Hohneck at 00:00

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Fascinating Dubai

Imagine you were 18 years old and overnight you found a hole in your backyard gushing unlimited amounts of money. What would you do? This is effectively what happened around 40 years ago to Dubai, one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates.
Written by Kevin Palmer at 00:00

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Arriving in Nepal

Calder & Lawson Managing Director Paul Forward is currently in Nepal with selected University of Waikato Sir Edmund Hillary scholars who were given the chance to go to Nepal to see some of the work Sir Ed did in the Nepalese communities, undertake humanitarian work with schools and villages, and brave the elements of an enduring trek through the Khumbu Valley in Nepal. Follow the blog and the footsteps of Paul and the Hillary scholars and their day-to-day experiences as they negotiate the rocky heights of the Everest Region.
Written by Paul Forward at 22:17