What’s your idea of an adventure?
Thundering across the Mongolian plains on horseback? Flying above
Kazakhstan’s spectacular glaciers in a helicopter? Cycling through
the heart of Tokyo? White water rafting in Costa Rica? Photographing
Polar Bears in the Arctic? Travelling by bus from London to Sydney?
Whatever you have in mind check out Adventure Travel Live, the UK’s
biggest adventure travel event, with over 60 specialist companies
offering information and practical advice on how to book the trip of
You’ll learn that adventures come in all shapes and sizes; from
rafting weekends in Morocco to six month long overland trips around
Africa. And with specialist tour operators such as Wild Frontiers,
Journey Latin America, Audley Travel, Dragoman and Intrepid Travel
the show will open your eyes to a huge range of unusual destinations
such as Iraq, Bolivia, Yemen, Namibia and the Polar regions.
You can meet specialists in gap year travel, volunteer and
conservation projects such as STA Travel, African Conservation
Experience, Coral Cay Conservation and Frontier Conservation.
If you’re planning your own big trip there’s plenty of practical
advice on offer. Find out how Big Earth planned Ewan McGregor and
Charley Boorman’s motorcycle adventures; get navigation and mapping
advice from the Royal Geographical Society; get tips on filming your
adventure from the Nat Geo Adventure team; advice on what to take
with you from travel preparation specialist Nomad; and learn how to
stay safe whilst you travel with companies like Pilgrims and Safe
There will be over 60 talks at the show offering practical advice on
a wide range of travel topics ranging from how to get the best
airline tickets at the best prices to how to social network your way
around the world. The impressive line up of experts speaking at the
show includes Simon Calder, Tony Wheeler, Johnny Bealby, Ducan
Milligan, Peter Moore, Benedict Allen and Ben Fogel.
So if you want to do something more adventurous than sunbathing on
the beach this year, blaze a trail to Adventure Travel Live to learn
about some of the most inspiring adventures on the planet.
For tickets call 0871 2307159 or visit
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