From the Great Pyramid of Giza to the huge sandstone blocks which make up Stonehenge, there are some ancient structures that have amassed unrivalled levels of fame, but this means some other equally impressive structures have gone largely unnoticed. Here are five that unfairly miss out on the limelight, but are more than worthy of a visit.
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How much do you know of the world? Are you ready to travel to the furthest ends of the earth? Take our quiz!
Tomorrow, Saturday 19th September is International Red Panda Day. This day was initiated by Red Panda Network (RPN) to raise awareness for this endangered species.
Volunteering at the local food shelter or RSPCA, which is very noble and helps your community. But once you are ready to leave home and travel, you can still volunteer and help out across the world. Whether in a community or with wildlife, or even putting your teaching or medical skills to work, there is always someone who will embrace it and be grateful for your help.
Stuck for ideas on where to travel next? Why not let the stars be your inspiration?
There are so many options of where to travel to! Take this test to find out which continent is your best destination!
What to do in India? Travelling can often be tedious when you go to a country and all you’re seeing is binoculars and tourists. If you’re looking for somewhere to visit off the beaten track and away from prying eyes then look no further than here. Think big, think alternative.
Today we speak to future volunteer Rob Quirke who later this year will be heading off to Frontier’s Cambodia Beach Conservation project. We asked Rob a few questions about his upcoming trip, finding out what he’s excited about, what he’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.
The indigenous tribal groups based in the Orissa state, Eastern India are called the Kondha. They are said to have descended from the Proto-Australoid ethnic group, an ancient hunter-gatherer society and thus are characterised by their adaptability to the forest environment. However, as is often the case with tribal cultures, they are being forced into more modern ways of life by the numerous development interventions and their traditions, beliefs and social norms are continually and drastically being changed.