Adventure Tags: alternative tourism
Journey into the heart of Mexico’s independence and revolutionary past. Mexico’s Colonial Heartland offers the inquisitive and sophisticated traveler the opportunity for authentic contact with its multi-layered history, rich culture, and fascinating people. Explore the highlands of Michoacán where the independence movement intertwines with Purépecha traditions. Delve into pre-Columbian times in Pátzcuaro and the United Nations World Heritage city of Morelia, areas rich with traditional and beautiful handicrafts.
Discover the fascinating city of Berlin, a city in a constant state of flux, and one of Europe’s most vibrant urban centers. This trip focuses on the history, culture, architecture and ecology of the German capital. Berlin has undergone dramatic changes in the 20 years since the wall, which once divided the city, came down. No other city has had such an impact on world history over the last 100 years as Berlin. Learn about the city’s past, how it has reinvented itself since 1989, and how it is facing up to the challenges of the future.
A cycle tour is the best way to connect with a country and its local people in order to experience the village life and escape the well trodden tourist routes. Journey through the Small/ Grand Circuit of the ‘Lost City’ of Angkor Wat, pedal along forest tracks towards Banteay Srei, meet friendly villagers and taste [...]