North Uist – A Wilderness in the Western Isles

  North Uist is characterised by its ‘drowned landscape’ of peat bogs and lochans, and its string of bountiful beaches. Visitors arrive by ferry at Lochmaddy, once a major herring fishing port. There are several prehistoric sites nearby, such as the huge chambered burial cairn of Barpa Langais.   Wildlife abounds amongst the island’s unusual…

Namibia – Africa

Most people who travel to southern Africa find themselves in South Africa (logical). But at least as interesting to visit is neighbouring Namibia. With giant deserts, a stunning coastline and great nature parks, this is a destination for the true adventurer! Namibia is located in South west africa and its capital is Windhoek, this area is for…