10 of the best things to do in Egypt
Beaches, river cruises, kind hospitality... and that's before those spectacular ancient cities and pyramids. Egypt has something for every type of traveller, so we've put together these ten highlights to help you plan your Egyptian adventure.
Interview with our local partner in France
From picture postcard mountain backdrops to cultural traditions, and a whole lot of gastronomic delights in between, we caught up with Penny, one of our local partners in France to discover just what makes the Pyrenees so special (and why you won’t find knowledge like hers in the guidebooks).
An interview with our local partners in Panama
We spoke with Annie Young, our local expert in Panama, who founded her own travel company in 1999. A born and bred Panamanian, she knows every inch of the destination and prides herself on offering off the beaten track travel experiences.
Thailand's street food: In search of disappointment
A frequent traveller to Southeast Asia, Philip Moss is a true enthusiast when it comes to Asian cuisine. Here he explores the food scene of Bangkok, wondering whether it's even possible to find a poor meal in this vibrant city.
The best cities in South America
Whether you seek the buzz of a metropolis or the solitude of an edge of the world port, you can find it in South America. The myriad nations each have exciting cities to discover, every one with its own distinct character and culture... Which will you head for on your next South America trip?
Wildlife of Zambia
Zambia hosts a rich variety of creatures of all sizes, and quite a few species that can only be found in this little corner of the planet. The country's incredible wildlife is one of the major reasons to visit. Enjoy this brief introduction to Zambia's endemic species.
Thailand's best views
Thailand is not short of stunning scenery - to appreciate the spectacular landscapes consider paying a visit to one (or more!) of these fantastic viewpoints. All our tours are tailor-made to you, so simply speak to our local experts about what you want to do when you enquire.
Twelve of the world's best foodie destinations
We've gathered together our top 12 foodie destinations, and it's up to you whether you choose show-stopping sushi in Japan, fresh tacos in Mexico, the delicately spiced dishes of the Middle East or the fiery flavours of India and southeast Asia... A whole world of flavour is yours to discover.
Best annual Thai Festivals
What better way to get to know Thai culture than by participating in one of its many colourful festivals? From daring feats involving swords and hot coals to reverential ceremonies to honour the king, there are numerous events taking place annually across this beautiful country.
2021 update from TravelLocal
Our co-founder, Huw, shares some reflections on what has certainly been a tumultuous year for the travel industry. Find out more about how TravelLocal has adapted to weather the Covid storm and some of the exciting projects we've been working on throughout 2020.
Where to go in 2021
Everything feels better with something to look forward to. That's why we've gathered together our top destinations to travel to in 2021. From the spectacular waterfalls of Iceland to the jungles of Costa Rica and the wilds of the African bush, there is a lot of world out there to be rediscovered.
Coronavirus and the effect on our local partners
From Brazil to Borneo, Mexico to Madagascar, our local partners are based in more than 50 countries worldwide! We asked them how Covid-19 has affected their lives, how they're adjusting to the new normal and what positive signs they're seeing of their countries opening up again.