• Discover the art of travel

    Discover the art of travel
  • Adventure | Exploration | Travel

    Adventure  |  Exploration  |  Travel
  • Discover the art of travel

    Discover the art of travel
  • Adventure | Exploration | Travel

    Adventure  |  Exploration  |  Travel

Next Events

Peak Lenin

Mountain Expedition Training Course

A 2 day skills course in Snowdonia for those who are going on or planning to go on a mountain trek or mountaineering expedition. Ideal skills training for those going on Everest Base Camp and Kilimanjaro expeditions as well as Nepal trekking peaks or Aconcagua, for example.

17th – 18th September 2016

Dunes of Huacachina, Peru

Expedition Leadership

Whether you are already leading expeditions or would like to in the future this workshop covers the different aspects of expedition leadership and effective communication with teams as well as tips on how to find expedition work.

Open to MTA, AMI and BAIML members, as well as non-members

Various dates in December 2016

ALPKIT BSO

How to Plan an Expedition

Do you have an expedition idea but don’t know how to get started with your expedition plan? Did you know that there are the many grants and funding sources available for expeditions? Get all the information and top tips you need to get your idea off the ground at the AlpKit Big Shakeout Festival.

25th September 2016

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Cicerone Press

About


It was mountaineering which first took me to remote parts of the world. There I had to overcome both logistical and physical challenges. The rewards could be unexpected; insights into places of the world I had never heard of before, local hospitality and the breathtaking stillness of the mountains on a perfect day.

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Blog

09
Nov

How to photograph people when you travel

Taking travel photos of local people can perfectly capture your trip, illustrate a fascinating culture, show the emotion of an event or simply convey beauty of a place. But how… How to photograph people when you travel

09
Sep

WEEKLY PHOTO: Mount Ararat from Armenia

To a visitor the view of Mount Ararat from Armenia, which dominates the horizon of capital Yerevan, adds to the grandeur of the city, for some it is associated with the belief that… WEEKLY PHOTO: Mount Ararat from Armenia

02
Sep

WEEKLY PHOTO: Girl and pup, Tajikistan

Travelling through Tajikistan to Afghanistan this summer whilst leading an expedition for Secret Compass, our journey was halted on the second day when landslides destroyed the road. There was no alternative… WEEKLY PHOTO: Girl and pup, Tajikistan