Travel Temptations - January 2023

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DESTINATION 04| Bunaken Oasis Dive Resort 06| Banff Sunshine Village LIFESTYLE 10| The Luxury Safari Company UK & USAs WATER 14| Tall Ship Adventures AIR 18| Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport LAND 22| Adventures Overland January 2023 C O N T E N T S

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Bunaken Oasis Dive Resort

Bunaken Island, Indonesia

Paradise from sea to door. Bunaken Oasis redefines diving in Bunaken. Positioned very much at the luxury end of the spectrum, their aim is to provide a 5-star luxury diving experience whilst keeping their ecological footprint to a minimum.

With easy access to over 90 superb dive sites, the variety of diving Bunaken offers is amazing: vertical walls with the sea bed 1500 metres beneath your fins, gentle walls with sandy bottoms, stunning reef tops, and muck diving on the mainland. Bunaken has it all. But what happens beneath the waves is only one part of the diving experience. At Bunaken Oasis they firmly believe that every aspect of the diving experience should reflect their focus on luxury.

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Banff Sunshine Village

Alberta, Canada

Banff Sunshine Village is the premier ski and snowboard destination in the Canadian Rockies.

Home to Canada’s longest non-glacier ski and snowboard season, the resort is known for its all-natural snow, its stunning alpine vistas, and its long season spanning from early November to late May. This season, join them on the slopes; they are wide open for your skiing and riding pleasure until Slush Cup Monday on May 22, 2023.

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The Luxury Safari Company UK & USA

Malmesbury, United Kingdom (Head Office)

At The Luxury Safari Company African dreams are created.

With seamless logistics, access to parts of Africa others can’t reach, and the best guides in the business, their clients return time and time again and journey through luxury Africa as a friend, not a tourist.

The Luxury Safari Company specialise in privately tailor made safaris guided by some of Africa’s best pro guides. These guides give you another level of knowledge, fun and enjoyment when on safari, as well as allowing you access to some of the best areas and contacts in the business.

Booking your holiday with The Luxury Safari Company is fun, easy and always ends with a life changing magical experience in Africa itself.

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Tall Ship Adventures

Sentosa Island, Singapore

The Royal Albatross welcomes you to sail and dine onboard Asia’s only 22 sail 4 mast traditionally rigged luxury tall ship.

Get inspired by the massive Dacron canvas sails, tall wooden masts, and luxurious handcrafted woodwork onboard the ship which took craftsman over 360,00 man-hours and over 6 years to redesign.

The Royal Albatross was designed by Hollywood Master Rigger, Jim Barry who was involved in the designing of the ships in Master & Commander and Pirates of the Caribbean, and has even appeared in the movie “Dark Knight” as Bruce Wayne’s private yacht. This famous ship has played host to international guests like Princess Anne, Mel C from the Spice Girls, Actress Jane Seymour, and many others.

www.tallship.com.sg reservations@tallship.com.sg

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Alto Wine Estate

We are an Estate with a rich heritage and have been producing world-class wines for over a hundred years. We are the oldest red wine only producer in South Africa and are also one of the few wine estates to have only had five winemakers in our century old history — with two being a father and son duo.

Our portfolio of wines is small and curated, our winemaker Bertho van der Westhuizen treats each wine as he would our flagship blend. From our Iconic Alto Rouge to our exceptional Alto Estate Blend, our wines ensure quality and consistency throughout. Visit our intimate Tasting Room, stroll through our barrel cellar or join us for our seasonal sunset rouge evenings and learn about the rich heritage and legacy that makes Alto what it is today.

Address: Annandale Road, Stellenbosch T: 021 881 3884 E: info@altowines.co.za

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Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is one of two international airports serving Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey.

Located 32 km southeast of the city center, Sabiha Gökçen Airport is in the Asian part of the bi-continental Istanbul and serves as the hub for AnadoluJet and Pegasus Airlines and the second hub of Turkish Airlines.

It is one of Europe’s fastest growing airports with 54 airlines offering direct flights to 41 domestic and 127 international destinations.

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Adventures Overland

Gurgaon, India

Adventures Overland, founded by Sanjay Madan and Tushar Agarwal in 2012, is a multiple award-winning expedition company which offers life- transforming road trips & cross border drives across six continents. The Co-Founders Tushar Agarwal and Sanjay Madan are Guinness World Record Holders for cross border expeditions around the world and have hosted on Discovery Channel India for a popular travel show called The Great Indian World Trip as part of which they drove in 50 countries in 6 continents covering 90000 kms!

In a continuation of notable achievements, the years 2017, 2018 and 2019 and most recently 2022 saw Adventures Overland Conducting the Road to London Expedition; a self-drive journey from India all the way to London in a first of its kind expedition. So far, 90-100 participants have driven through 18 countries, covering 16,000 km in a span of 50 days in their own Indian-registered vehicles. Both Sanjay and Tushar conceived and pioneered the idea, and were responsible for managing logistics, border crossings, escort vehicles, licenses, permits etc. to ensure that the participants were able to successfully and safely reach London driving their own vehicles.

Whether you are a driving enthusiast or prefer a chauffeur driven experience, with Adventures Overland you can choose from Alaska, Iceland, Russia, Jordan, Mongolia, India to Bangkok, India to London, South America, Antarctica, Africa and many more destinations. They continue to successfully guide thousands of individuals, families, solo women travelers, senior citizens towards fulfilling their vision of exhilarating cross border road trips.

adventuresoverland.com info@adventuresoverland.com

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