It's A Big World Out There
We travel to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts, eyes and learn more about the world. We travel to bring what little we can, to those parts of the globe whose riches are differently dispersed.
Explore the world through our stories, collecting your seeds of surprises and inspiration.
There can be few experiences as decadent as an oasis of invigorating rainforest treatments in the very heart of the desert. Set in Ras Al Khaimah, Banyan Tree Spa Al Wadi is home to the first and only complete hydrothermal experience in the United Arab Emirates. The Rainforest innovation promises holistic rejuvenation, marrying the very best of European hydrothermal experiences with the time-honoured traditions of Asian-inspired treatments.read more >
Shades of Morocco
It was more than 10 years ago I took my first trip to Morocco. The ferry crossed the Straits of Gibraltar from Algeciras to Tangier, a short ride of 14 kilometres, where we waited for what seemed like an eternity for Moroccan customs to let us enter the port.read more >