The Hermitage – A High Country Hotel with a View

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A while back, while on a writing assignment, I visited the Hermitage, a rather nice hotel in the Aoraki-Mount Cook National Park, on the South Island of New Zealand. If you’re travelling from Canterbury through to Queenstown it’s definitely worth the extra bit of driving to get up there – take a walk in the national park while […]

Camp Chivaree – an early volunteer trip

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  Before Volunteer trips became really trendy the beautiful people at Camp Chivaree in northern Australia were already working their magic. I travelled there back then. Chivaree, the Seagull Man, was a warrior and a bit of a bad boy. He lived in the Dreamtime, that unbelievably early period of Australian Aboriginal creation history when myths […]

Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, Canada

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    Inspired by late 19th century Great Camps, Clayoquot Wilderness Resort promises a delicious irony of indulgent luxury, and remote, untamed wilderness. The quintessential marriage of soft adventure and soft beds. An enclave of 20 great white canvas guest and family suite tents, plus dining tents, spa tents, and lounge tents offers visitors a taste […]

Bateleur Luxury Camp – Masai Mara

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    Set among the forests on the edge of the Masai Mara, the inviting and luxuriously appointed tents of Bateleur Camp, with their own private butlers, reflect the style and glamour of vintage Africa. Experience classic safari style, where wildlife adventures by day blend with elegant panache under canvas at night, at Bateleur Camp. […]

Mahua Kothi Lodge – Bandhavgarh N.P. India

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    Discover the beautiful jungle of Bandhavgarh National Park and learn about the rich biodiversity of Central India. A once-in-a-lifetime experience, replete with adventure, impeccable service and lush luxury. The name Mahua Kothi draws its inspiration from one of India’s most beautiful trees, the Madhuca Indica or butter tree. The lodge sprawls over the […]