o Sunspot Cycle of the Northern Lights

Northern Lights Bright Travel IdeasYou may have heard about the sunspot cycle and how it is linked to sightings of the northern lights. Solar flares are explosions ejected by the sun. These flares contain charged particles and if they head our way, carried on a solar wind, earth’s magnetic field divert them.
This sunspot cycle is generally around 11 years and this coming season it reaches its peak, the solar max. and if sightings experienced over the last season are anything to go by, then this coming season should see some incredible displays

 o Trekking in Torres del Paine National Park Chile

Torres Del Paine Bright Travel IdeasHike on along some of the most famous trails in Patagonia! This is the best way to experience two of Patagonia's world class hiking parks in just a few days. The Patagonia Combo leads you through Torres del Paine National Park in Chile and Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina in just 13 days. You will be able to visit the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier, hike on Viedam Glacier, explore the French Valley, admire the Torres and much more. The Patagonian Southern Ice Field is the third largest ice mass in the world, after Antarctica and Greenland. It is a humongous plateau that is always covered in snow; located at an average altitude of 1500masl. It is crossed by the Cordillera of the Andes from north to south. It is shared by both Chile and Argentina.

 o Fly-fishing in the Soca valley of Slovenia’s Julien Alps

Soca Valley bright travel ideasIt's a pleasure for our local guides to help you discover the secret jewel known as Slovenian fly fishing! Most of the fishing is located in the North-West part of Slovenia's Julian Alps. The waters are renowned for their sky blue glacial colours, for example the Soca river and its tributaries. The Soca is the jewel of Slovenian rivers, a national treasure of the Slovenian people. It has been described as one of the most beautiful rivers of Europe, if not the most beautiful of all. The Soca is populated by the indigenous trout, the marble trout, and also the brown trout, and the Soca grayling. The best period for fishing usually occurs in late August and September.

 o Cycling in the countryside of Ukraine

Ukraine isn’t the best known of bike touring destinations, so it’s especially nice to see a new video from keen cyclist and film maker Blanche that looks at cycling in this ex-Soviet state.
It's the second biggest country of Europe. Still a lot of cyclists don't really know it

 o A bicycle journey in Georgia

Sakarthvelo is another name for Georgia. In july 2011 we cycled one full calendar month through the Caucasus in Georgia. We really loved it, especially the people. We definitely will return one day

 o Pedal the white beach of Morocco

In the winter of 2010 we cycled Morocco for the 12th time. This time we pedaled to plage Blanche, the white beach. This video is about dreams and how dreams turn out in reality.

Plage Blanche | cycling Morocco from Blanche on Vimeo.


 o Traversing the Carretera Austral in Patagonia

cycling the australThis route has become a classic adventure for cyclists. The multiple-day ride takes you through through the most remote and disconnected areas in all of South America and to some of the most beautiful places in Patagonia. The Carretera Austral begins in Puerto Montt and ends in Southern Patagonia. The entire route is more than 1,300 kms, so the route has been divided into two individual itineraries.

o Walking the Compostela di Santiago Pilgrimage Route of Basque Spain

o Sensing the Great Migration of Masai Mara

o Navigating the fjords of Norway on a cruise ship

o Criss-crossing the Danish countryside of Sjælland

o Rediscover the Inca Trail of Machu Picchu in Peru

o Board the Rocky Mountaineer on a Train Journey of the Canadian Rockies


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