Homestays

Homestays

Homestays can be a wonderful way to get a closer insight into the culture of the place you are visiting when you’re on your travels. Here are three very different homestay options which Tribes offers in South Africa, Peru and India, and a wonderful holiday in India which uses nearly all homestays during 14 days.

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More about my Bhutan tour

More about my Bhutan tour

In my post earlier this month about Nepal tours I mentioned that I am sorting out a recce trip to Bhutan. A few people have been in touch asking me more about this Bhutan tour and it’s really a very exciting trip.

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Nepal Tours

Nepal Tours

I had dinner last night at the Nepalese Embassy in London, one of those fabulously grand buildings in Kensington Gardens. With so many embassies here you imagine a thousand unseen security eyes following your progress along the road. Should I take Ferrero Rocher for the ambassador? No, I won’t be a victim of a TV advert!

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Travelling with kids

Travelling with kids

My 11-year stood up, put both hands in the air with utter exuberance and yelled, just as the elephant on which he was standing completely drenched him with a trunk full of water!! OK, so some people reading this might gasp and consider me a dreadful mother, but hey, the joy on his face was palpable,

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Pack your bags for Nepal

Pack your bags for Nepal

Nepal in October, gorgeous weather – I hope! It should be warm during the day, and cool at night. So we need clothes for heat and cold, and then of course we will be enjoying such a variety of experiences that we also need diverse clothing. So what exactly DO you pack for a Nepal holiday in October?

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