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Mar 8, 2019

Celebrated women of the world

Corinne Homer

Learn about the celebrated women of the world on International Women's Day! From tyrannical queens to brave revolutionaries, each one fought against the traditions and gender biases of their time to become legendary figures in their own right.

ColombiaIndiaUzbekistan, +4
Colonial EraWonders of the WorldHistory, +1
Dec 21, 2018

Countries with a Coastline

Kaya Brown

From the peaceful shores of Madagascar to the epic waves of Sri Lanka, we've rounded up our top 5 coastal destinations to inspire your next beach holiday.

PhilippinesPanamaSri Lanka, +2
WildlifeHoneymoonBoat Journeys, +4
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.

MadagascarBrazilPhilippines, +6
AdventureCoastUndiscovered Beaches, +1
Oct 8, 2018

Where to see whales

Martha Hales

There is little more exciting than to see the Earth's largest creature breaking the ocean's surface before crashing back into the water... Here we've looked at the best countries in which to go whale watching, from the warm waters of Costa Rica to the stunning seascapes of Iceland.

ArgentinaMadagascarCosta Rica, +2
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
WildlifeUnique to TravelLocal
May 31, 2018

Hiking in Madagascar

Martha Hales

From the soaring highlands of the Andringitra Mountains to the diverse ecosystems of Masoala National Park, Madagascar is a fantastic place to go hiking - and how better to see the wildlife than on foot? Spot chameleons, lemurs and numerous birds and insects in these fantastic hiking destinations.

Madagascar
MayJuneJuly, +3
Off the Beaten PathWildlifeWonders of the World, +3
May 15, 2018

The pirates of Madagascar

Kati Taylor

This dreamy paradise of white sands and bobbing palm trees has a fascinating history - featuring pirates! In the 17th century, many men of the sea made Madagascar their home and their graves can still be seen in the hills above the sea... read on to discover more about this intriguing time.

Madagascar
MayJuneJuly, +3
HistoryCoastAdventure
Apr 26, 2018

Get to know Antananarivo

Corinne Homer

Madagascar's capital city is one with an intriguing past involving ancient royal families and invasion. We've put together a quick city guide to help you make the most of your time in Antananarivo, from where to eat to what to see and do.

Madagascar
MayJuneJuly, +5
CulturalClassicFood & Drink
Apr 4, 2018

Best things to do in Madagascar

Martha Hales

Nicknamed the ‘Eighth Continent’, Madagascar is one of the most unique destinations in the world, and it boasts a multitude of attractions. With the help of our local experts, we've picked out the highlights to help you decide what to do on your Madagascar holiday.

Madagascar
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
Undiscovered BeachesWildlifeWalking & Hiking, +1
Mar 29, 2018

Madagascar's wonderful wildlife

Martha Hales

When a chunk of land around the size of France split off from the African continent more than 150 million years ago, a fascinating evolutionary chain of events was set in motion. Discover Madagascar's incredible wildlife, from leaping lemurs to the most picturesque moths you've ever seen.

Madagascar
JanuaryFebruaryMarch, +9
Off the Beaten PathWildlife
Sep 25, 2017

Whale watching in Madagascar

Martha Hales

When you think of Madagascar's wildlife, you're more likely to picture lemurs or chameleons, but the whales are also a spectacular draw to this heavenly country. The white-shored island, Île Sainte-Marie, is home to families of whales calving and mating from June to September. Find out more about how to see them...

Madagascar
JuneJulyAugust, +1
Boat JourneysWildlifeCoast
Oct 26, 2016

The islands and beaches of Madagascar

Martha Hales

Madagascar is a vibrant and diverse destination, with beaches fresh from the pages of a holiday brochure. It's many islands hide bountiful wildlife in their forests - from aye-ayes to black-and-white ruffed lemurs. Discover our favourite islands and beaches here.

Madagascar
AprilMayJune, +9
CoastUndiscovered BeachesLuxury, +1