F rom bird viewing to star looking, Nick Trend picks the finest journeys
1. Touring the Spice Islands
The islands off the coast of Tanzania provide a vast array of unique experiences. Audley Travel uses a two-week schedule that includes a five-night Robinson Crusoe-style experience on the private island of Fanjove in the southern Songo Island chain. The island’s eco lodge relies on solar energy and has no Televisions, radios or Wi-Fi. More highlights consist of swimming with whale sharks, a journey to the marine park of Mafia Island and a trip of the historical sites of Chole Island.
Tanzania’s Spice Islands from ₤ 4,895 for 14 nights including flights, transfers and some meals. Departs June to March …