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Lifting the Lid on South Korea’s Hiking Pressure

Lifting the Lid on South Korea’s Hiking Pressure

Home to fast-paced and ultra-modern cities, South Korea also boasts some stunning and eminently hikeable hills and peaks, providing the ideal activity for those looking to let off some steam and get out to enjoy the fresh air. However, a once-healthy outward-bound culture has evolved into one of severe competition. In 2015, the South Korean […]

Take a Walk on the Wild Side – Hiking in Kazakhstan

Take a Walk on the Wild Side – Hiking in Kazakhstan

As the largest landlocked country in central Asia, ninth largest in the world, Kazakhstan boasts a rich and intricate history full of influences from the many tribes and peoples who have called it home over the millennia. Combine its past with stunning scenery, from mountains and gorges to lakes and valleys, and it soon becomes […]

Hiking in Vietnam

Hiking in Vietnam

Curving around Cambodia and Laos, its east coast reaching all the way up to China, Vietnam is a country of intriguing history and glorious and varied landscapes. With some of the finest and most diverse treks and trails in the region be explored, a hiking holiday in Vietnam is an unforgettable experience. Thanks to deeply […]

Off the Grid in Kazakhstan

Off the Grid in Kazakhstan

For intrepid explorers looking for rugged scenery, unchartered waters, adventure, thrills and spills, there is no better place to go off the grid and into the wild than on the diverse terrains of fascinating Kazakhstan. An unsung hero of central Asia, its rarely-trodden trails are packed with opportunities for exploration and discovery. From historic cities […]

The Best Hiking in Nepal

The Best Hiking in Nepal

  Nepal is a country of hidden mysteries, from its remote ancient temples to its insurmountable peaks. Alluring and exotic, the nation draws visitors to the beautiful cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara and on into the verdant valleys and foothills of the Himalayas for the matchless scenery and wildlife. What better way to explore this […]