Be inspired to make intrepid and interesting plans for 2013 by the range of speakers at the National Geographic Traveller Travel stage. See something new, go somewhere different this year
Live the Adventure
As director of Live the Adventure Anthony Eddies- Davies has spent the past 25 years involved with countless worldwide expeditions. Most recently, he led an exploratory trip to map the rivers of Bhutan by kayak at the request of the king, culminating with a descent of the Drangme Chuu River which cuts a distinctive path through the Himalaya. Hear his tales at the Show.
AnimalMan Nick Spellman From spiders and scorpions to meerkats and armadillos, Nick Spellman the AnimalMan is bringing his highly-praised wildlife experience to The Active Travel Show. His exciting and educational interactive show and extensive menagerie is designed for children and is sure to ignite, or further fuel, their love of animals and understanding of the natural world.
National Geographic Traveller What the writers and staff of National
Geographic Traveller magazine don’t know about travel ain’t worth knowing. The mag focuses on the travel experience itself, rather than products and lifestyle, and at the Show its editors will be discussing their hot list of destinations for 2013 and revealing the results of the National Geographic Traveller Photography Awards.
Plan your year out with some help from the experts at the Year Out Expo
The staff at Exodus have notched up experiences that span 171 countries, so let them share some of them with you with a series of talks at The
Active Travel Show, including Great Treks Around the Globe, and From Sea to Summit, Travelling the World by Bike with Exodus. Whatever your specialist interest, there is a tour or a holiday from Exodus that is sure to sate it.
Grand American Adventures
As a former expedition leader and now MD of Great American Adventures, Richard Hanson has a wealth of stories and experiences to share,
particularly on the vast swathes of land that make up America’s National Parks. From the wilderness of Yellowstone to the vast depths of the Grand Canyon, sit back at the Show and let Hanson talk you through his top 10 experiences.
Thinking of taking a gap year? Visit the Year Out Expo at the Active Travel Show, where you’ll find an abundance of free gap year and career break advice straight from the experts. There will be all kinds of travel, volunteer and work placement organisers to give you ideas on where to go and what to do, plus talks and advice from inspiring experts. Head to the Year Out Expo then head out to new horizons.