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Mountain Kingdoms are worldwide walking and trekking holiday experts with 30 years of experience in running trekking holidays as well as select trekking peaks, cultural tours and cycling holidays. Whether you’ve travelled with Mountain Kingdoms before or just love to travel, we’d love to hear your tales. Email us your Travellers’ tales

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Articles by Ashley Peachey

An interview with Steve: Trekking the Verdon Gorge

By Ashley Peachey - 26th February 2016
in Walking and Trekking, Europe

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An interview with Steve: Trekking the Verdon Gorge

Last summer our MD, Steve Berry, fulfilled a long-held ambition when he returned to the Verdon Gorge in the Provence region of France to try out a new 8 day hotel-based trekking holiday. We asked Steve about his trip and whether... Read more

An interview with Harry: Tour of Vietnam

By Ashley Peachey - 12th June 2015
in Southeast Asia

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An interview with Harry: Tour of Vietnam

It’s that time at Mountain Kingdoms when those in the office get to grab their backpacks and leave their desks behind in search of exciting new trips and destinations to feature in our next brochure. Over the coming months ... Read more

Discover the sacred celebrations of a vibrant Bhutanese festival

Discover the sacred celebrations of a vibrant Bhutanese festival

Festivals are a significant part of Bhutan's culture. Most festivals, also known as a 'tsechu', are of great religious significance and are mostly celebrated through music and masked dances. ... Read more

An interview with Harry: Mountain Kingdoms newest summiteer

By Ashley Peachey - 18th March 2015
in Walking and Trekking, Africa

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An interview with Harry: Mountain Kingdoms newest summiteer

Congratulations Harry, just 8 months with Mountain Kingdoms and you’ve become a summiteer!  In February 2015, Mountain Kingdoms' Administration Assistant Harry travelled to Tanzania to join our Summits of Kilimanjaro and Mt Meru trek. I sat down with Harry to... Read more

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

By Ashley Peachey - 16th February 2015
in India & Sri Lanka

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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Get a taste of the wonderful Raj marvels and feel like you’re in the movie ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ on our First Class Tour of Rajasthan holiday.... Read more

Steve Berry in Kashmir

By Ashley Peachey - 24th July 2014
in India & Sri Lanka

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Steve Berry in Kashmir

Last week Mountain Kingdoms' Managing Director, Steve Berry, took off for India where he will spend three weeks following in his father's footsteps in his 1946 expedition to Mount Nun in Kashmir. During his time he will be trekking in... Read more

The White Continent - Antarctica

By Ashley Peachey - 10th July 2014
in Polar Regions

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The White Continent - Antarctica

Known as the White Continent, Antarctica is a world away from the familiar scenery of rolling green hills and concrete jungles, and is quite literally at the ends of the earth. Antarctica is a place of spectacular icy-white ... Read more

An unforgettable way to experience the Ancient City of Petra

An unforgettable way to experience the Ancient City of Petra

Here at Mountain Kingdoms, we love an adventure! We have a passion for exploring fascinating destinations that are a world away from modern civilisation, and we know just the way to do it! This is why we’ve carefully... Read more

Spend Christmas in Princess Elsa and Anna’s World from the Disney Movie...

Spend Christmas in Princess Elsa and Anna’s World from the Disney Movie Frozen

Experience the wonderful sights that encompassed the heart-warming Disney characters of Princess Anna and Princess Elsa, in the much loved family film Frozen.... Read more

IT Schools Africa- recycling unwanted computers

By Ashley Peachey - 07th July 2014
in Africa

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IT Schools Africa- recycling unwanted computers

Earlier this year at Mountain Kingdoms we updated all of our office equipment and recycled our old computer monitors. We donated our equipment to a charity called IT Schools Africa... Read more

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