ADVENTURE and WILDERNESS TOURS

IGO ADVENTURES

Bobby Melville had an epiphany after 48 days of rowing 3,000 nautical miles to Antigua to complete the ‘life-changing’ Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge: the ‘World’s Toughest Row’. ‘The euphoria of the finish was powerful,’ he says. ‘I wanted to give… Read More

LEGENDS OF THE WILD

Founder Ray Smith’s adventure company takes groups of no more than eight to the planet’s wildest places. ‘Our voyages start where others turn back,’ says Smith, who started arranging trips to fund the research you’ll be experiencing fi rst-hand on… Read More

STEPPES TRAVEL

Privately owned by entrepreneur Nick Laing, Steppes offers nearly 30 years of experience, an ethical approach to travel, and the chance to be the hero in your own action-packed adventure.Besides arranging thrilling, tailor-made trips to ‘wonderfully wild destinations’ across South-East… Read More

SWAROVSKI OPTIK

A division of Swarovski, the family-run firm — which has become known for its crystals and has been operating now for five generations — Swarovski Optik was originally conceived in 1949 by Wilhem Swarovski, an avid hobby astronomer. Using the… Read More

WILD FRONTIERS

Whatever your chosen form of transport for your travels, the multi-award-winning adventure specialists Wild Frontiers can hook you up in style. From dog sleds to whisk you through Lapland, rafts to fl oat along the Keralan backwaters and a luxury… Read More