Hiking & Trekking

Hiking & Trekking

If you want to get back to nature, put on your hiking boots and set off on a trek that will take you truly off the beaten track.

Read on for inspiration for your next trekking holiday.

  • TREKKING ACROSS THE IRANIAN DESERT

    The Women On A Mission team set off to become the first all-female team to cross the Lut desert on foot

  • ISLAND HOPPING IN THE AEOLIANS

    Tamara Thiessen takes a whirlwind tour of the picturesque archipelago off the shores of Sicily

  • CLIMBING KILIMANJARO IN AFRICA

    First-time trekker Lucy Nelson tells us about climbing Africa’s highest mountain

  • WALKING THE CAMINO IN SPAIN

    If you want to take this famed route in your stride, take some tips from Camino specialist Professor Marc Grossman

  • INTERVIEW WITH AN EVEREST SHERPA

    Ang Phurba has been working as a guide on Everest for eight years. He tells us about his life on this famous mountain

  • 10 THINGS YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT BHUTAN

    Bhutan has only recently opened its doors to the outside world. This means that this remote, picturesque country is perhaps one of the most unique Asian countries of all…

  • STEVE BACKSHALL'S POSTCARD FROM JAPAN

    Naturalist Steve Backshall and his wife, double Olympic rowing champion Helen Glover spent two weeks trekking through the lesser-known highlands of Japan
     

  • TREKKING THROUGH THE SINAI DESERT

    Writer Marisa Paska takes on the Sinai Trail - a 550km trek across Egypt's famed desert

  • TREKKING IN THE CARDAMOM MOUNTAINS OF CAMBODIA

    Marissa Carruthers treks through Cambodia's Cardamom Mountains to discover the tropical jungle's native flora and fauna at its finest