Suitable for all camera owners, the trip roams from multicoloured spice stalls in Marrakesh’s dense medina to the sun-baked kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and the fortified fishing port of Essaouira. Last November — just before the imposition of a flight ban, which will be lifted on Monday — I went with a small group for a preview. We started with languid rooftop pools and a roaring houara music session with local women in Marrakesh, before moving on to Morocco’s hiking heartland. Our Sports Travel Insurance policy provides up to £5,600 worth of equipment cover as an optional add-on. This not only protects your equipment but also any gear you hire during your trip.

A Collett’s holiday is about exploring the great outdoors just as you wish, whether you meander in idyllic flower meadows, trek amidst high rocky drama or ski in the world’s most majestic mountains, the Dolomites. From … Read More

On 23 June 2018, Silvia Vasquez-Lavado reached the summit of Denali, becoming the primary overtly homosexual lady to complete the Seven Summits (together with Carstensz Pyramid). 231 individuals have climbed the Messner record, whereas 234 have completed the Bass list. In October 2006, Kit Deslauriers became the first individual to have skied down (elements of) all seven peaks (Bass record).

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Mount Everest has a higher altitude, and Mauna Kea is “taller.” However, Chimborazo has the excellence of being the “highest mountain above Earth’s center.” One idea is to climb shorter peaks somewhat than the highest corresponding to with the Seven Second Summits and Seven Third Summits.

In 1992, Junko Tabei became the first woman to finish the “Seven Summits”. Mary “Dolly” Lefever became the primary American girl to climb the “Seven Summits” on March eleven, 1993, when she climbed Australia’s Mount Kosciuszko. Earlier in 1993, she had turn out to … Read More