Traveling is its own reward and incredible memories seem to get stronger with time. With a good photograph though it’s possible to relive the adventure just by glancing at that photo you took of the Taj Mahal that’s currently the background on your computer screen. A good photograph also leads to compliments, and let’s face [...]
Many people wonder what a Discovery Adventures trip is all about. Well, put on your hypothetical walking shoes and let me guide you through a day in the life of the Highlights of Argentina & Brazil tour. We start our tour in cosmopolitan Buenos Aires. After exploring this fabulous city by guided walking tour, the [...]
Not to be confused with Adam Sandler’s “8 Crazy Nights” of Hanukkah, I’ve recently returned from a Discovery Adventures Serengeti Safari and condensed the highlights of the trip into “8 Amazing Sights.” Vast plains and free roaming wildlife: Even riding in our shuttle from the airport to the hotel, I got a sense of the [...]
Posted on 31. Jan, 2012 by Jackie - Discovery Adventures Product Manager.
Hello Adventurers, What a year 2011 has been for us at Discovery Adventures. We have brought more people than ever face to face with elephants, lions and rhinos while on safari in Africa, mingled with locals in rural villages, street markets and artisan shops in Latin America and Asia, and shared traditional meals with families [...]
The view outside is beyond any i can see anywhere else on earth. I have seen it before – and with any luck I will see it again – this is my office.
Walk through the busy streets of cities such as Tokyo, and it quickly becomes clear that Japan is a country of contrasts.
Posted on 14. Oct, 2010 by Jackie - Discovery Adventures Product Manager.
We’ve had a fantastic year at Discovery Adventures with so many of our travellers encountering life-changing experiences through exhilarating, educational and immersive activities all over the world.
For centuries, visitors to the Angkor Wat temple complex have trudged through the steamy, wildlife-laden jungles to stand in awe of this architectural wonder of the world. Those who make the trek are usually left wanting for words to describe the complex’s near-perfect symmetry, the intricate designs of its limestone bas reliefs and its eternal serenity.
I would venture to say I have one of the best jobs in the world working with animals every day at the National Aquarium and then getting to work with Discovery Channel Shark Week programming, but even for me the return to my so called “real life” was a brutal one after such a wonderful week in the Galapagos Islands.