Italy is the world’s fourth most visited destination with very good reason: it has so much to offer for everyone, from the art lover to the hopeful romantic to the gourmet to the beach devotee to the sports purist. Help care for the homeless in Rome and gain insights to what it is like to […]


There is a wealth of adventures to be had in this ancient country, too many to take in on a single trip. Natural highlights include Lake Titicaca, the Andes mountain range, Colca Canyon and the Amazon jungle. Man made wonders also abound, such as the iconic Machu Picchu, the Nazca Lines, and colonial gems such as Cusco […]


Central America’s most populous country is full of dramatic history. There’s a millennia of Mayan culture as well as centuries under the Spanish empire. Lake Atitlan is one of the world’s most stunning lakes, with fascinating villages dotted around it, and Antigua is one of the world’s best preserved and beautiful colonial towns. The Mayan […]


From the jungle of the Amazon to the biodiverse Galapagos Islands, Ecuador is a land of outstanding natural wonders. The Andes are a peaceful contrast to the vibrant cities, such as Quito, with its centuries-old churches. Incredibly, there are also cloud forests, colonial towns, volcanoes, hot springs, indigenous markets, enchanting haciendas, and of course the […]

Costa Rica

One of the world’s most desirable emergent destinations, Costa Rica shares a coastline with both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It has a delicate, awe-inspiring eco system and a wealth of responsible tourism programmes and conservation projects., working with everything from turtles to howler monkeys. It also boasts some of the most impressive luxury eco-accommodation […]


A land of plenty, from the abundance of incredible coastline and rainforest to the huge cities and populous beaches. The country has some of the most iconic sights in the world, from rhythmic Rio to the deepest Amazon jungle. You can make your trip meaningful by building a house in Rio for a needy family […]


Bolivia is a land of high altitude, with both the world’s highest capital and the world’s highest lake. There are extremes aplenty, with exotic jungle, snowy mountains, and vast salt flats, as well as colonial and ancient histories to explore. Be good and do good as well: you can help children caught in a bizarre system lead […]


There’s a multitude of experiences for you to enjoy in nature-rich Belize, from Mayan ruins, trekking in the mountains and the rainforests, to world-class scuba diving and snorkeling, and even swimming with manatees. What’s more, you can make a lasting difference in the lives of a rural family by installing a fuel-efficient stove, interacting with them and […]


Romantic and passionate, Argentina is a land of sensuous pleasures, from the tango halls and football stadiums of Buenos Aires to the plains where the gauchos roam and the spectacular force of the Iguazu Falls. Mendoza is mecca for wine lovers, while the peaks of the Andes, the Lake District, Tierra del Fuego, and the glaciers […]

New Zealand

Mountains, beaches, geysers, lakes and wine country. New Zealand has it all, no wonder that its high on many peoples’ bucket lists. Compact enough to discover in a couple of weeks but diverse enough to keep you there for months, there’s little you’ll go wanting for here, especially with some of the world’s finest luxury lodges […]