The Earth's Green Lung - Guyana

Posted by Crooked Compass

Gaining its independence 50 years ago, Guyana was formerly part of the British Empire. Bordering Venezuela, Suriname and Brazil, this English speaking country is part of both the Amazon Biome and Guiana Shield, a two billion year old Precambrian crystalline rock formation, which is home to one of the largest portions of pristine forest in the world.

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Discovering Northern Peru

Posted by Crooked Compass

Fallen in love with Peru? Been to Cusco and done the Sacred Valley thing? It’s time to venture a little a further and discover the hidden beauty and treasures of Peru’s northern lands and cultures. Here are our must sees as you explore lands less trodden.

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Safari in Malawi - The Ethical Way

Posted by Crooked Compass

Picture yourself and/or your fiscally-able friends or family exploring everything that Malawi – the warm heart of Africa – has to offer. You can do it this year with an award winning tour company, and make a difference to the international work of a University of Queensland born and bred non-government organisation that builds the social security for the country’s poorest in a somewhat surprising way.

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