Travel Blog

With the world once again our oyster, we’re no longer confined to just travelling to where we can, but where we want to. And doesn’t it feel good?! In our annual round-up of what we think are some of the...
With the world once again our oyster, we’re no longer confined to just travelling to where we can, but where we want to. And doesn’t it feel good?! In our...
15th December 2022
From the deserts of Chad and palm-fringed beaches of the Atlantic Ocean to the African Rift Valley and Congo River Basin in the south – second only in size to...
11th October 2022
Visit Algeria and you’ll discover a vast, diverse country with a wealth of amazing landscapes and rich cultural influences, just a stone's throw from Europe. For years off the travel...
10th October 2022
The Pyramids at Giza. The Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The Great Wall of China. When it comes to wonders of the world – both natural and cultural - it’s...
2nd August 2022
From giving thanks to warding off evil spirits or marking a rite of passage, festivals are a way to unite villages and communities throughout the world. Based on our long...
22nd July 2022
If you’re the type of traveller who yearns for adventure, exploring some of the world’s furthest yet least travelled regions of the world, Native Eye has it covered. From Albania...
26th May 2022
Arguably one of the world’s last travel frontiers, the magnificent Middle Eastern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been a challenge to visit for some time.  We've been pioneering trips here since...
18th May 2022
If there’s been one upside of the pandemic, it’s that it’s allowed us the time and space to create exciting itineraries to not just new destinations but to expand on...
24th February 2022
Call them ‘epic journeys’, ‘adventures of a lifetime’ or ‘ultimate road trips’ but the longer adventure (think the overland hippy trail of the 1970s) had gained popularity even before we...
22nd February 2022
This time last year, when we started to look forward to 2020, we made some predictions about what 2020 might hold. With the advent of a global pandemic, all of...
16th December 2020
When most people think of remote island holidays, they probably cast their minds to the Caribbean, South Pacific atolls, or the more out of the way backpacker haunts of South...
22nd October 2020
For some, it’s mountains. Others find their passion in rainforests or exploring the world’s great cities. For us at Native Eye, we have a penchant for the desert. There’s nothing...
8th October 2020
It’s been described as the most colourful dating festival on the planet, a ‘Tinder in the desert’, but each year, in the north-central African country of Chad, the Wodaabe tribe...
12th July 2020
Ten off-the-beaten-track-experiences. Venture further than the mainstream European destinations of Spain, France, Italy and more and you’ll be rewarded not just with a noticeable lack of other tourists, but ones...
11th July 2020
Whilst lockdown has made armchair travellers of us all, we thought that we’d share some of the great modern explorers who have inspired us, navigating places that we travel to...
21st May 2020
There’s a special type of traveller who thrills at the thought of ‘remote.’ Whether its exploring the vast, lunar-like landscapes of Djibouti, following isolated, high altitude roads across the roof...
12th April 2020
It’s one of the most culturally diverse destinations on the planet, with over 600 languages spoken and many more dialects. And, because many of its countries are compact means it’s...
11th April 2020