Atlas Mountains

Ten Outstanding Ways to Arrive at a Destination

August 18, 2012 Jack 2

On occasions, the mode of transport that we’ve used to get to a destination has added a tasty dollop of exotic spiciness and adventure to the whole experience. These have been some of our favourite ways to arrive at a destination. […]

The Canary Islands

Summer Wildfires in the Canary Islands

August 15, 2012 Andy 0

The winter of 2011-2012 has been the driest on the Canary Islands for more than 70 years and has left the forested interiors of the islands tinder-dry. At altitude, Calima brings strong, hot winds and temperatures in excess of 40º Celsius (104ºF) which, combined with dry forests, are a constant summer fire risk. […]