“Over the years I found out that tour leading is one of the best jobs in the world,” says Osama Zyoud, who’s approaching his ninth year of Peregrine service.
Having cities situated along the Great Silk Road meant that over the centuries, hundreds of thousands of business deals would take place in the various Uzbek homes and caravans along the route. In order to secure the best business deals, it was essential for the locals to make the foreign tradesmen feel at home – giving rise to some of the finest hospitality a traveller will ever experience.
Langer’s passion comes in two parts – one reserved for China, and one reserved for Peregrine. He’s as big an advocate for the brand as any company could hope for in an employee, and his dedication to showing his travellers the best of China is unrivalled.
The Maasai Mara is a Nilotic ethnic group of semi-nomadic people that live in Kenya and North Tanzania. They are one of the most well known local nomadic populations thanks to their distinctive customs and bright, striking dress.
If you want to see the real Turkey, you’d be hard pressed to find anyone better to show it to you than Peregrine leader Ergun Akkan.
Vietnam is known for its culinary splendour. Delicate flavours, complimentary textures and fresh ingredients combine to create some of the most iconic dishes in South East Asia. In fact, Vietnamese cuisine is perhaps the region’s most alluring.
Everyone returns from Africa a changed person. Often they come home with stories such as falling asleep to the sound of lions roaring or the indescribable colours of an African sunset. But not many people can say they met someone like Spokes.
One of Mother Nature’s crowning achievements, Mount Everest serves as a constant reminder that the natural world’s magnificence is unrivalled.
We don’t need to tell you how beautiful and romantic the Amalfi coastline is, it has been revered for centuries. What we would like to share with you are some of the lesser-known facts, tips and treasures that will help you better appreciate this picturesque region.
For those likely to feel the sudden need for some retail therapy whilst in Lima, we've gathered a selection of some of the local's favourite shops and markets that celebrate Peruvian designers and produce.