Running away from Parisian winter still in full swing to African savannahs and scorching sun. Full month of permanent delight!
The jewel in Ngorongoro's crown is a deep, volcanic crater, the largest un flooded and unbroken caldera in the world. About 20kms across, 600 meters deep and 300 sq kms in area, the Ngorongoro Crater is a breathtaking natural wonder.
Tanzania's oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th world wide wonder, the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more than 200,000 zebra and 300,000 Thomson's gazelle join the wild
Stretching for 50km along the base of the rusty-gold 600-metre high Rift Valley escarpment, Lake Manyara is a scenic gem, with a setting extolled by Ernest Hemingway as “the loveliest I had seen in Africa”.
Rennes, Saint-Malo, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, Le Rivage, Le Vivier-sur-Mer, Arromanches, Pegasus Bridge at Bénouville, Honfleur, Pont de Normandie, Rouen
The highest mountain in the British Isles with its 1,344 metres doesn't sound like much, until you remember that the climb starts in Fort Williams at the sea level.