The Black-necked crane is the only alpine crane species on the planet and is revered as a symbol of longevity in Bhutan.
We’ve got some big news: Encounters Travel is relaunching the Oasis Overland brand!
One of the leading tourism destinations in the world, Turkey is a land of contradictions and diversity and effortlessly combines the old and the new.
For those wanting something a little more off the beaten track - there is Dahab.
Nepal offers some of the best trekking to be found anywhere in the world.
Morocco was always one of those exotic destinations that I had dreamed about but never thought I'd get the chance to visit.
I was nervous about meeting new people and traveling to Morocco - a country I considered to bit an exotic location.
The Sahara, or the 'Greatest' Desert, as the locals call it, conjures up images of scorpions, snakes, oases and vultures.
There are many unusual reasons why people have found themselves faced with hefty fines or in some cases arrested or detained abroad.
After selling Jordan tours for many years and having to cancel two previous trips, I finally made it to Jordan this year and it was definitely worth the wait!
We glide listlessly aside from a gentle about-turn each time we approach the river.