The future of the Baleygon Village School and the education of almost 100 children has been secured through a new partnership between the Wild Frontiers Foundation and the Felix Foundation Baltistan, a non-profit organisation helping to develop communities within Pakistan’s remote Hushe Valley.
Mongolian isn’t exactly known for its cuisine, but one popular snack that features at the biggest festival in Mongolia, Naadam, is a tasty deep-fried meat pastry that's easy to cook up for yourself!
Appearing on numerous top-travel destinations lists, one of the new seven wonders of the world, Petra, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985, is surprisingly easy to get to and affordable to visit.
Over the course of the past 20 years I have had to help steer Wild Frontiers through some seismic events. Born off the back of 9/11, we’ve had to deal with SARS, a world financial crisis, a Russian invasion of the Caucasus, the Icelandic ash cloud, the Arab Spring and Brexit, to name a few.
Visitors to the Caucasus region often overlook Armenia for its better-known neighbours, yet as Wild Frontiers’ Senior Travel Consultant Natalie explains, those who make the leap discover a land of warm welcomes and wild landscapes. She tells us how it captured her heart.