Ethical vacations

We wholeheartedly believe that when you travel, you should travel with knowledge of the impact you are making on the world around you. There are countless pioneers of sustainable tourism who we work with closely, from out of the way eco-camps supporting local communities to luxury hotels who have invented new ways to minimize their carbon footprint.

Being ethical doesn’t mean you have to forfeit your comforts; there are countless places blending luxury and sustainability in equal measure. We are proud that we feature a number of properties in our portfolio that consciously make an effort to preserve a low carbon footprint, yet still offering guests a wonderful place to stay. Others embrace their habitats by fitting in with the wildlife rather than overcoming it, and supporting local communities so that tourism has a hugely positive effect on the destination you are visiting.

You could find yourselves in an eco-lodge in the Blue Mountains, a rustic hideaway in the Himalayas, or a tented camp in Botswana, content in the knowledge that you’re staying somewhere that does its best to minimize its impact on the environment and local communities.

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Highlights of Victoria Falls & Botswana

Victoria Falls, Linyanti and Okavango Delta

This exciting safari combining Zambia and Botswana offers some of the highlights of each country. Explore the spectacular Victoria Falls whilst staying at a quiet spot along the river before flying into the remote wetlands of Linyanti where your brilliant safari experience begins. End your vacation in the heart of the Okavango Delta where you can...

Best for: Adventure, Wildlife, Fishing, Honeymoon

Swedish Lapland for families

Stockholm, Kiruna, Luleå & Harads, Swedish Lapland

For a fantastic family getaway, explore the wilderness of Swedish Lapland with a few days spent soaking up the culture in Stockholm. A real winter wonderland, Sweden truly has it all, from the colorful cobbled streets of Stockholm to the wild landscapes of Lapland and the magical Northern Lights. Here, history and culture meet natural beauty and...

Best for: Adventure, Teenagers, Culture, Family

Swedish Lapland Honeymoon

Stockholm & Swedish Lapland

From the elegant, trendy city of Stockholm to the beautiful Lappish wilderness, Sweden has a lot to offer. This itinerary takes you to both, and even includes a stay in a treehouse, making for a fantastic combination honeymoon. The culmination of this exciting itinerary is a stay in a unique, remote cabin where you’ll have a personal host to serve...

Best for: Couples, Honeymoon, Adventure, Culture

Sweden for Teenagers

Stockholm & Stockholm Archipelago

Sweden offers the perfect setting for adventurous teenagers with dense forests and wide archipelagos to explore. You’ll begin with a few days in Stockholm, discovering the vibrant Viking history and marvelling at the beautiful, colorful buildings. Then you’ll set off to your own private island, where you’ll spend your days outside in the nature...

Best for: Adventure, Eco/ethical tourism, Family, Couples

Western Thailand for Teenagers

Bangkok, Khao Sok, Koh Lanta

Thailand is a great place for adventure with city, jungle and beach all at your fingertips. This itinerary takes you from culturally rich Bangkok to activity-based Elephant Hills in the south and then on to the sandy beaches of Koh Lanta. This trip is best suited to older families but can be adapted for guests aged 7 years or over.

Best for: Adventure, Beach, Family, Wildlife

Highlights of Southern Vietnam and Cambodia

Saigon, Can Tho, Chau Doc, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap

This is a beautiful and diverse journey from southern Vietnam into Cambodia. From the bustling streets of Ho Chi Minh City, you will be taken into the colorful floating markets and tranquil scenery of the Mekong Delta and from there on to Cambodia, where the spectacular temples of Angkor await.

Best for: Couples, Culture, History, Adventure

Off The Beaten Track in Swedish Lapland

Swedish Lapland

Heading off the beaten track in Swedish Lapland invites you to a world not only of epic landscapes with vast frozen seas and snow-clad forests, but also to some unique accommodation staying in an African-inspired tented camp and in a Treehotel suspended above the wooded canopy. Stepping away from the cities you’ll experience the true calm and...

Best for: Adventure, Couples, Culture, Family

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