One of the main attractions of Borneo is its ancient rainforest. But where will give you the wildlife sightings and overall experience you desire?
Many people travel to discover the staggering diversity of landscapes and natural beauty the world has to offer. South and Southeast Asia offer a particularly striking variety of views, from volcanoes to rivers, mountains to rice paddies, valleys, rainforest, deserts, stunning coastline and more.
At Experience Travel Group, our specialist regions offer some of the world’s best landscapes. Here, we talk about our favourites and things to consider when travelling to different terrains. We share special hotels that have miraculous vistas and different activities that complement each region. In addition, our travellers will often swap beaches for remote inland regions, so we provide alternatives with that in mind.
Head of Marketing, Indre, was recently sent on a research mission to Indonesia. She went to discover why anyone would want to visit an active volcano in the famous ‘Ring of Fire’ region. From meeting communities that live in the foothills, to looking down over the craters, she shares her thoughts on this experience of a lifetime.
Exciting news that on January 15th 2010 you will be able to experience a solar eclipse from Galle in southern Sri Lanka. Apparently it will be an annular eclipse, so the Sun and Moon are exactly in line, but the Sun will appear as a very bright ring, or annulus, surrounding the outline of the Moon.