Be Our Guest: Meet Our Expert Guides in Outback QLD

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It is no secret that one of the most important ingredients to any tour is the knowledge and passion of your tour guide. They welcome you into their world and show you the country through their eyes. Our Indigenous & Wild Queensland tour has two of the very best – a stockman from a remote cattle station and an expert Indigenous guide ready to privy you to their unique and compelling corners of the Australian Outback.

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Beyond Port Vila: Must-do Experiences in Vanuatu's Maskelyne Islands

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The Maskeylne Islands (often referred to as the Maskelyne’s) are a remote cluster of islands accessed by flying from Port Vila to the tiny airport of Lamap, in South Malekula.  A window seat is a must for your flight as the views of the islands, sprinkled in the aqua sea, are exceptional.

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The Fading Kalash Tribe of Pakistan

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Pakistan, the land of colours, is home to a fading culture. An ethnic minority group nestled deep in the unspoilt paradise of lush green valleys and snowy peaks of the Hindu Kush Mountains – the Kalash people are tucked away near the rugged and remote Afghan border. This is one of the most difficult and inaccessible areas of the world.

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