By Peregrine Adventures on Apr 16th, 2015 | Comments
Turkey's got so much going for it that it can be difficult to know where to go, particularly if you're on limited time. So we picked out the highlights.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Apr 16th, 2015 | Comments
"The dark was all-encompassing. 15,000 people wondered as one how the men had felt watching the dawn on that day all those years ago."
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By Peregrine Adventures on Apr 16th, 2015 | Comments
Turkey is a land of sparkling beauty and arresting sights – but no other moment can match the emotion of Gallipoli on 25th April, ANZAC Day.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Apr 2nd, 2015 | Comments
Despite its rainforests being rapidly diminished to make way for huge palm oil plantations, Borneo (along with Sumatra) is the only place where orangutans, elephants, tigers and rhinos live together.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Mar 30th, 2015 | Comments
On booking a trip to climb Mt Kilimanjaro last year my excitement quickly turned to panic – what had I done?
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By Peregrine Adventures on Mar 24th, 2015 | Comments
Travellers might commonly embark on a food pilgrimage to the like of Vietnam or Thailand, but the same can't be said for Malaysia. And that’s a crying shame.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Mar 24th, 2015 | Comments
The brief was simple: a family holiday, somewhere unusual, somewhere memorable.
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By admin on Mar 24th, 2015 | Comments
In Malaysia, teeming cities and tropical rainforests collide to provide a veritable wonderland for travellers.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Feb 24th, 2015 | Comments
At the train station, we met a man who in the last year had lost his daughter and three of her best friends in a car accident. He was then made redundant after serving 30-odd years for the same global company. I asked what brought him to the Camino de Santiago. “Reflection and soul searching”, came his mumbled response. It seemed he was looking for some meaning. I hope he finds it.
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By Peregrine Adventures on Feb 17th, 2015 | Comments
Before visiting Turkey, I had few preconceptions of the place. I had fewer still of Istanbul. This likely isn’t a good thing for someone who writes about travel for a living to admit, but there we go.
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