Best time to trek to Everest Base Camp

One of the most beautiful destinations on earth, the Everest region is characterised by towering mountains and lush valleys. However, deciding when to trek to Everest Base Camp very much depends on what you enjoy. For trekkers who enjoy the warmer weather, there are two main trekking seasons – February through to May and September […]

Top Three Places to Visit in Bhutan

Bhutan is one of the most fascinating places in the world! It’s one of the only carbon sinkholes on earth, the government base their economic scale on happiness and 60% of the country must be forested at all times. Thanks to strict controls, tourists do not overwhelm the country and the peaceful and timeless feel […]

A quick look at the Golf Ball Industry

There are many many different golf ball manufacturers out there. Some have been around for decades. Others have done a quick in and out spell where perhaps they thought the industry was easier than what it really is. Let’s name the fixed players quickly. Titleist. Owned by Acushnet and undoubtedly the number one player in […]

The minefield that is golf equipment

So I have recently started playing golf! When I saying playing, I mean more hacking around the driving range and golf course. But I don’t care, I’m totally hooked on the sport. The feeling of striking a golf ball out the screws just once a day, beats all the duff and shank shots. I’m actually […]

Various trekking routes in Nepal

The Himalayas in Nepal are a great place to trek. With the world’s tallest mountains surrounding you, varying climatic zones and incredible vistas, it’s easy to see why the country is so popular for trekkers. Within Nepal there are two ‘hot-spots’ for trekkers – the Everest Region and the Annapurna region. Both offer incredible treks […]

Routes to Machu Picchu – Options and Recommendations

When we think of Machu Picchu we think of the Inca Trail, however, there are other routes available. So why take these routes? Well, for one thing, if you have ever trekked the Inca Trail you’ll know that, like many popular tourist destinations, the crowds are extensive! Not only this, but to trek the Inca […]

Flight information for Mount Kilimanjaro trekkers

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro is a big financial commitment. After your tour price, the biggest expense is your flight to Kilimanjaro. Situated in Northern Tanzania, the Kilimanjaro National Park has two airports in its near vicinity – the first is Kilimanjaro International Airport, which is due south-west of the mountain and by far the most convenient […]

The Hiking Clothes You Should Take on the Inca Trail

The Incas were so very organised and constructed many paths in the Andes, a network they termed Qhapaq Ñan. Of this, the most famous section is Camino Inca – in English, the Inca Trail. 90 percent of people take four days to complete this trek, walking anything from six to nine hours a day on […]