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Flightseeing the Grand Canyon

One of America’s best known attractions, the Grand Canyon, is one of the largest canyons in the world. Here the Colorado river has carved out a valley which is up to 18 miles wide and 1 mile in depth. The vistas that can be seen from its rim reveal magnificent bands of colourful rock, displaying …

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A Day in the Everglades

The Everglades – as the expansive wetlands in South Florida are known – stretches out across two million acres and can be explored on foot, by bike or by boat. While I was tempted by the high speed air-boat option, I ultimately chose to explore the area by hover-craft which, although slower, could maneuver through …

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