Salt Palace: Hotel made entirely from salt

On the edge of Salar de Uyuni, southwest Bolivia’s stunning salt desert, sits Hotel Palacio Del Sal - the Salt Palace. This interesting hotel certainly lives up to its name...

Expedition cruising in the Maldives

Regular readers of The Expeditionist will be used to learning about all manner of ships from the trusted and sturdy former Soviet oceanographic vessels through to the new wave of luxurious …

Salt Palace: Hotel made entirely from salt

On the edge of Salar de Uyuni, southwest Bolivia’s stunning salt desert, sits Hotel Palacio Del Sal - the Salt Palace. This interesting hotel certainly lives up to its name...

4 epic animal escapes in the wild

This plucky porcupine managed to get the better of a hungry leopard on the prowl in Kruger National Park, South Africa.

10 ultra-luxurious glamping spots around the world

Luxury camping, or “glamping,” means you no longer have to rough it to enjoy the wilderness and beauty of nature but these 10 spots take it above and beyond, offering every service imaginable.

8 jet lag hacks that work

We all know that jet lag can be a killer and you want to make the most of your holiday and hit the ground running, here are some tips from experts and frequent travellers that really do work.

Climb if you dare: World's scariest stairways

Sometimes the only way to get where we are going, or to enjoy the most spectacular view, we have to climb a staircase or two. Some of the trails are steep, precarious and downright scary but the …

6 extreme glaciers where you can ski all year

Just because the Aussie ski season is coming to an end and northern hemisphere resorts aren’t quite open yet, that doesn't mean you have to completely give up your love of skiing or snowboarding. …

The Greek island you have to visit

Lefkas, also known as Lefkada, is a beautiful green island on the West coast of Greece. Peaceful, unspoilt, with beautiful beaches, it is a must-visit.

They took a 365-day honeymoon around the world

They say that travelling is the best way to test your marriage. People get stressed on the road, and the way you navigate the stresses of travelling just might determine the way you deal with …