THE LUSH TEA COUNTRY OF SRI LANKA

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THE LUSH TEA COUNTRY OF SRI LANKA

As our seaplane takes off from Colombo airport, we leave behind Sri Lanka’s golden shores and their heritage of Portuguese and Dutch maritime trade to fly deep into the heart of the island. The inland is dotted with the ruins of ancient Ceylonese royal cities and Buddhi read more

CHRISTMAS IN ARCTIC LAPLAND

It is the middle of winter in the northern hemisphere and 200 km north of the Arctic Circle the sun only shines for a couple of hours every day. Temperatures do not rise above -5 °C and soft snow blankets the entire landscape. The vistas reveal an immense and spectacula read more

NOMADS SECRETS SUPPORTS PLASTIC-FREE JULY

Did you know scientists estimate that by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans by weight? That is because plastic does not biodegrade and accumulates in our oceans year on year. According to a study undertaken by the Ellen MacArthur Found read more

BUKHARA’S SILK AND SPICE FESTIVAL – UZBEKISTAN

In late May the central Asian city of Bukhara showcases the splendid heritage and arts of the Uzbek people living along the famed Silk Road. The city’s UNESCO – protected 2,000-year old town whose urban fabric has remained largely intact for at least the last two read more

FEZ WORLD SACRED MUSIC FESTIVAL – 22-30 JUNE 2018

From 22nd to 30th June 2018 the ancient city of Fez comes alive once again with the sounds of music from around the world. Renowned musicians, artists, intellectuals, filmmakers and other creative minds have gathered in one of Africa’s most evocative imperial cities to read more

NAGHOL VINE DIVING FESTIVAL – PENTECOST ISLAND

Pentecost Island is most famous for being the spiritual birthplace of the extreme sport of bungee jumping, originating from an age-old ritual called the Naghol, or land diving. Every Saturday between April and June, men in the southern part of the island jump from tall read more

WILD AND BEAUTIFUL IGUAZU FALLS

There are a few things that cameras cannot capture in their entirety and must be experienced in person to feel their spectacular grandeur and power. The vast semi-circular Iguazu Falls are definitely one. The wider world became aware of their existence through the 1986 read more

Nomads Secrets has set its sights on winning the hearts of sophisticated travellers around the world. We have spent the last 12 months perfecting new and exciting ways to unveil the secrets of our planet and have created a brand-new website to reflect the quality and de read more