UNESCO World Heritage Sites are at the vanguard of preservation of the world's precious natural and cultural history, and many of Mountain Travel Sobek's journeys feature some of the best.
Ancient paths, pilgrimage routes, inn-to-inn trails, and cross-country journeys have inspired travelers and explorers for eons. Following courses that have been carved out across dramatic landscapes, you too can experience the thrill of the journey and the many rewards of making it to the end. In fact, we've also been inspired by one of our guests who explained her passion for loop treks, which enable her to go full circle back to the start, but with a new perspective. On our best hikes of a lifetime list, we’ve picked many timeless endeavors, plus a new trip to watch for 2018. How many have you done?
Hoi An is a small village tucked away in the center of Vietnam, and unbeknownst to many, a tailoring hotspot throughout the world. I didn’t know much about Hoi An at first, but after stopping there a few days during a backpacking trip I quickly realized it was a diamond in the rough.
With summer upon us, some may be feeling the need for a refreshing getaway to beat the long days of heat. If this sounds like your situation then you've come to the right spot. Our latest Twitter Travel Talk was hosted by Shane Dallas over at The Travel Camel (@TheTravelCamel) and showcases everything about traveling below zero and beyond!
Latin America expert Luis Saravia has just returned from a 10-day journey through Peru, from the stunning jungle retreat Reserva Amazonica to the Lares region of Peru. Read about his special moments on the road and fascinating insights into the way of life of the local people.