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Welcome to Mountain Kingdoms travellers’ tales! Here is the place to share your stories, to pick up travelling, walking and trekking tips and to gain inspiration for future adventures.

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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Steve’s adventure in Morocco

By Mountain Kingdoms - 12th May 2019
in Africa, Travellers' Tales

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Steve’s adventure in Morocco

At the end of last year, our MD, Steve Berry, and a group of good friends, travelled to Morocco to try out our new coastal trek. For Steve, this was not only a chance to enjoy some great winter trekking... Read more

Our tips for the top – how to reach the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro

By Mountain Kingdoms - 21st February 2019
in Ask an Expert, Africa

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Our tips for the top – how to reach the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro

With nine intrepid celebrities preparing to climb Kilimanjaro for the Big Red Nose Challenge, we thought we’d share some tips from our own Kili experts, to help them reach the summit. Mountain Kingdoms team members Seraphina, Harry and Kerry ... Read more

Where to see the wildlife of David Attenborough’s Dynasties

By Mountain Kingdoms - 05th December 2018
in India & Sri Lanka, Africa

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Where to see the wildlife of David Attenborough’s Dynasties

If, like us, you have been riveted, moved, and inspired by David Attenborough’s extraordinary series, Dynasties, read on to find out where you can experience your own wildlife encounters with the rare and remarkable creatures featured in the series.... Read more

Walking with Dynasties’ Painted Wolves

By Mountain Kingdoms - 29th November 2018
in Africa

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Walking with Dynasties’ Painted Wolves

When our Product Manager, Jude, travelled to Zimbabwe last month to research a new walking safari for Mountain Kingdoms, she hoped she might see painted wolves but knew that they could prove elusive creatures. But Jude was in luck, not... Read more

Painted Wolves Factfile

By Mountain Kingdoms - 29th November 2018
in Africa

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Painted Wolves Factfile

Little known or understood, especially in comparison to the animal superstars of the African bush, painted wolves, or wild dogs, are finally gaining worldwide attention. No more so than this weekend when David Attenborough’s highly acclaimed new series on... Read more

An interview with Harry: Mountain Kingdoms newest summiteer

By Mountain Kingdoms - 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

IT Schools Africa- recycling unwanted computers

By Mountain Kingdoms - 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