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Nov 6, 2019

The best places to go wild swimming

Martha Hales

Discover these wonderful wild swimming spots around the world. From lakes and rivers via beaches and waterfalls to natural pools and hot springs, there are some truly unforgettable wild swimming spots out there.

OmanArgentinaPhilippines, +7
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
CoastBoat Journeys
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...

UgandaRwandaMalawi, +8
WildlifeSafari
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.

LaosSouth AfricaMozambique, +22
SafariWildlifeOff the Beaten Path
Mar 6, 2019

What to pack for an African safari holiday

Martha Hales

If you're planning an African safari holiday but are unsure of what clothes to wear, what devices to bring or what essentials you might not have considered, then take a look at our handy guide for the dos and don'ts of safari packing.

South AfricaNamibiaRwanda, +5
SafariWildlifeFamily

Thank You Travel Local

"I had been to Malawi many years ago and wanted to return but didn't know where to start. Specific travel information in the country was not easy to come by on the internet. Until I came across Travel Local. "

Helen from London
Malawi
January
Jan 14, 2019

Where to go on safari in 2019

Martha Hales

Close encounters with the world's wildlife are experiences to be treasured. We've picked out our favourite safari destinations from all over the world to tantalise our fellow wildlife lovers. From traditional Kenyan game drives to spotting leopards in the Sri Lankan tree tops, find out where you should be going this year.

UgandaRwandaMalawi, +7
WildlifeAdventureSafari
Jul 30, 2018

Why you should go to Malawi

Martha Hales

Snorkel and dive with the colourful fish that dart through the turquoise waters of Lake Malawi, spot the Big Five on safari, hike up soaring mountains, wander past waterfalls on lush plateaus and wonder to yourself why Malawi hasn't been on the top of everyone's travel list until now...

Malawi
MayJuneJuly, +3
AdventureOff the Beaten PathWildlife, +3
14 days
from £6,270 pp

Luxury Malawi

Malawi
MayJuneJuly, +3
WildlifeHoneymoonCoast, +5
Elephants
14 days
from £2,280 pp

Cultural Malawi

Malawi
CulturalSafariWalking & Hiking
Sep 11, 2017

Take the kids to... Africa

Martha Hales

Africa offers a wonderland of wildlife and safari experiences that your children will never forget. Read on to discover our top picks for family holidays.

MalawiSouth AfricaSenegal, +1
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
AdventureFamilyWildlife, +2
Sep 1, 2017

Top 5 Island Escapes

Martha Hales

Discover our top five island escapes - sunbathe on pristine beaches, eat local delicacies, dive on UNESCO recognised reefs and swim in tropical waters.

MalawiColombiaIndonesia
CoastBoat JourneysUndiscovered Beaches
May 31, 2017

Off the Beaten Track: Malawi

Martha Hales

Want to get to know Malawi's stunning landscapes and natural wonders? Read on to find out how to dodge the crowds...

Malawi
JuneJulyAugust, +2
Off the Beaten PathWildlifeCoast
Apr 21, 2017

Follow in the Footsteps of David Livingstone

Timothy Vivian-Shaw

David Livingstone, one of the most important explorers in history. Join us in following in his intrepid footsteps across Africa, discovering some of the continents most famous landmarks along the way...

South AfricaZambiaBotswana, +1
HistoryGreat Journeys
9 days
from £2,600 pp

Southern Malawi circuit

Malawi
SeptemberOctoberApril, +1
AdventureBoat JourneysSafari
12 days
from £3,300 pp

Effective Philanthropy

Malawi
AprilMaySeptember, +1
Boat JourneysSafariWalking & Hiking, +1
Liwonde National Park
8 days
from £2,430 pp

Fair Trade

Malawi
OctoberSeptemberApril, +1
WildlifeBoat JourneysSafari