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#1/22
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5
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Soaring above Tanzania's Massai Steppe, Mount Meru is reputed to be a more exhilarating climb than nearby Kilimanjaro. We tackled the challenge of trekking to its snow dusted summit.... read more »
#2/22
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4.6
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Destination: Peru
Thinking of trekking Peru's Inca Trail? Find out how to prepare, what to pack and how to cope - and help maximise your chances of reaching Machu Picchu alive, healthy and (hopefully) smiling!... read more »
#3/22
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5
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Destination: Singapore
Trip type: Adventure
With monitor lizards, crocodiles and exotic birds, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve provides a welcome contrast to the busy shopping malls of Singapore city centre... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Scottish Highlands
Pull on a pair of hiking boots and get some northern exposure, exploring Scotland on foot. Boutique hotels, hearty home cooking and a wee dram each night make it all the easier... read more »
#5/22
Rating:
5
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Destination: Machu Picchu
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
If a four-day mountain trek in Peru seems too much like hard work, try it with the help of locals, the psychological reward of Machu Picchu – and a fabulous hotel at the end. This is how I did it... read more »
#6/22
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5
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Borneo is a land of mystery, an exotic, untamed destination. Following the headhunters' trail makes for a uniquely cultural experience, as modern life merges gently with ancient customs... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Kathmandu, Pokhara
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
How to avoid the crowds, and the costs, when you go trekking in Nepal... read more »
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4
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Destination: Argentina, Patagonia
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
Patagonia, in Argentina's remote south, has desolate spaces and wicked mountain spires - and, topping the bill, the chance to take an enthralling trek across the top of Glacier Perito Moreno ... read more »
#9/22
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4
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Destination: Rwanda, Kigali, Kibuye, Gisenyi
Trip type: Adventure
It's not every day you get up close and personal with a silverback in the middle of the jungle. No wonder David Attenborough nominated such an encounter one of his career highlights... read more »
#10/22
Rating:
4
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Destination: Uganda
Trip type: Adventure
The mythical mist-shrouded Rwenzori Mountains form Uganda's western border with the Congo. We embarked on a six-day trek to climb the 4619m peak Mount Weismann and explore the "Mountains of the Moon"... read more »
#11/22
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4
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Lying on the edge of civilisation, with wild orang-utans, desolate mountain peaks, coral reefs and jungle trails on offer, Sabah has something for everyone. Here's a selection of the best on offer.... read more »
#12/22
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3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Cusco
Booking the Inca Trail through a UK operator is not the only way. Use a local company in Peru and you can save money – and the trail's future. Here, I explode the myths and tell you how to do it... read more »
#13/22
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Borneo
Trip type: Adventure, Eco, Romance
Nestled within the deep interiors of the vast Borneo jungle is a hidden UNESCO World Heritage site called Gunung Mulu National Park, where you can behold some of the most spectacular caves on earth.... read more »
#14/22
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3
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Stunning beaches, rugged mountain scenery and great food, the island of Corsica packs it all in. It's also superb for camping so a two-week holiday needn't break the bank... read more »
#15/22
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3
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Tackle one of the UK's most varied and challenging long-distance walks - the 192-mile coast-to-coast route through three of northern England's most scenic national parks... read more »
#16/22
Rating:
3.5
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Destination: Huaraz
Trip type: Adventure
If you want to experience real Peru, see the culture and be amazed at this vast mountainous country, head north to Huaraz and trek the Huayhuash region... read more »
#17/22
Rating:
3
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Destination: Nepal
I fancied a holiday with a difference, I booked a trek to Mount Everest Base Camp. This was the biggest unknown I had ever faced in my life... read more »
#18/22
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2
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Destination: Urbania
Herding hundreds of cows through town at dawn and wrangling them up a mountain by foot - La Trasumanza - one of the most incredible experiences ever! ... read more »
#19/22
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Deep in the jungle of Ecuador is a community-run, lakeside lodge in Yasuni National Park, a biosphere reserve where the local wildlife includes 568 species of birds... read more »
#20/22
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Destination: Mauritius
Trip type: Adventure, Eco, Winter Sun
Away from its famous beaches, Mauritius offers adventure aplenty, from quad biking through a deer park to trekking up mountains and ziplining across rivers ... read more »
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