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Nov 8, 2019

Ultimate holiday destinations

Martha Hales

We have some inspiration for a selection of the best ‘trip of a lifetime’ destinations to help you narrow down your options. Our handpicked local partners are based in their destination, and if anyone can arrange that special bucket-list trip, they can.

VietnamCambodiaGalapagos Islands, +13
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
AdventureClassicCultural, +3
Aug 8, 2019

Best active holiday destinations

Martha Hales

We've gathered together our top destinations around the world for active holidays. From hiking to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro to skiing in Kyrgyzstan, there's a trip to suit all adventure lovers and thrill-seekers!

NepalArmeniaMozambique, +32
AdventureCoastCycling, +2
Jun 26, 2019

Where to see wildlife responsibly

Martha Hales

Wildlife watching is often the highlight of exploring a destination. Knowing how to responsibly see magnificent creatures like tigers and elephants within a country is crucial in ensuring that they will still be there for future generations. Read on to find out where and how to do so...

MalawiKenyaTanzania, +8
May 23, 2019

Our top 10 destinations for the summer holidays

Martha Hales

From the blissful beaches of Zanzibar, Cuba and Malaysia, to the epic sights of Russia and the wonderful wildlife of Costa Rica and the Galapagos Islands.... discover which destinations we think are perfect for the summer holidays!

MoroccoCosta RicaRussia, +7
JulyAugustJune, +1
Apr 24, 2019

Where to see the world's most endangered species

Martha Hales

The Earth and its animals are precious and some of the most endangered species are teetering of the edge of extinction - only we can help. Here we've looked at the reasons for why so many species' populations are in decline, and where you can ethically go to see these incredible animals in the wild.

NicaraguaSri LankaTanzania, +22
WildlifeSafariOff the Beaten Path
Feb 8, 2019

Our top five eco-conscious destinations

Martha Hales

Eco-conscious tourism can be defined in many ways, but essentially it is tourism which has a low environmental impact and a positive impact on the local community - something of fundamental importance to TravelLocal. From Bhutan to Rwanda, discover our top eco-conscious holiday destinations.

BhutanBelizeRwanda, +2
CulturalOff the Beaten Path
Nov 20, 2018

Our top 10 snorkelling destinations

Martha Hales

Trying to decide where to go on holiday with the best snorkelling? We've gathered together 10 of the best snorkelling (and diving) destinations, from the sparkling waters of Raja Ampat in Indonesia to the Great Blue Hole and epic coral reefs of Belize.

Galapagos IslandsPhilippinesMozambique, +6
CoastAdventureWildlife, +1
Sep 10, 2018

Our top birding destinations

Corinne Homer

From the musical depths of Brazil's Pantanal, to the wild shores of the Falkland Islands and the unique habitat of the Galapagos, here are our favourite destinations with birds to be ticked from your bucket list! Discover where to spot everything from Gentoo penguins to blue-footed boobies...

Galapagos IslandsSenegalSri Lanka, +5
JanuaryFebruaryApril, +9
SafariWildlifeOff the Beaten Path
Jan 12, 2018

Take your family to the Galapagos Islands

Martha Hales

Take the family to the Galapagos archipelago to unwind whilst following in Darwin's footsteps, learning about some of the world's most fascinating wildlife.

Galapagos IslandsEcuador
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
CoastFamilyAdventure, +3
Sep 27, 2017

Take the kids to... South America

Martha Hales

South America is great for families, particularly with older children. Horse-riding through dramatic landscapes, ziplining through jungles, whale-watching by paddleboard... South America has it all.

ArgentinaEcuadorPeru, +4
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
Jun 12, 2017

June update from our Founders

Huw Owen

Do you love getting out into the great outdoors and experiencing new places? That's our focus at TravelLocal this month and we have plenty of ideas to share with you...

ArgentinaGalapagos IslandsLaos, +3
Mar 22, 2017

Follow in the Footsteps of Sir David Attenborough

Timothy Vivian-Shaw

There is no voice more synonymous with wildlife documentaries than Sir David Attenborough’s. Join us as we explore the life of Attenborough and the animals and locations in his programmes...

IndonesiaGalapagos IslandsIndia
Feb 6, 2017

Galapagos Islands Wildlife Cruise

Martha Hales

Want to walk in the footsteps of Charles Darwin and get to know the Galapagos Islands? Read on for our top tips on what to see and how to see it...

Galapagos Islands
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +2
Jan 27, 2017

Follow in the Footsteps of Charles Darwin

Timothy Vivian-Shaw

Follow in the footsteps of the great naturalist, Charles Darwin on his expedition to South America that would go on to change humankind's understanding of the natural world.

ArgentinaGalapagos IslandsChile
HistoryBoat JourneysGreat Journeys
Sep 22, 2016

September update from our founders

Kati Taylor

Huw, our co-founder, chats about the latest news from TravelLocal.

Galapagos Islands