Compass Blog

Compass is a collection of blogs based on the imaginative research the Kensington team undertakes to ensure we find new and better ways to transform travel into a more meaningful and personal experience. In other words, we are always on the lookout for a secret café in Paris, the best spot to find the black rhino, a favorite local dish, a superb hike out of Buenos Aires and the next great hidden lodge. To accomplish this we've enlisted our team of destination specialists. When they are not designing custom trips that wow our clients, they are traveling the world for inspiration. In addition, we have pulled together a team of 'Explorers-In-Residence' - Royal Geographic Society Fellows, Explorer's Club Fellows and leading adventurers with fascinating stories. Follow these explorers and gain a unique perspective from their awe-inducing expeditions.

Postings for December, 2013

Travel

Madagascar: The Truth Behind The Movie

A few weekends ago, I held a conservation education event for my organization, Planet Madagascar, at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. I spoke to over 400 parents and children about issues facing Madagascar biodiversity. About halfway through this event, it struck me that almost everyone had heard of Madagascar. Read More »

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Kensington Tours Featured In Afar Magazine - Traditional Art In Korea

The article entitled "Mind, Body, and Seoul" includes a number of travel tips from Afar Contributor, Brandon Presser, following his visit to Seoul. Kensington Tours is featured in the "Art" section, highlighting Brandon's experience with decorative knot artist Kim Eun-Young. The article notes that travelers can arrange a visit with Kim and other traditional artists through Kensington Tours. Read More »

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