Blogs

Highlights of the Silk Road

The Silk Road was an ancient network of intercontinental trade routes connecting China and the Far East with the Middle East and Europe.

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Our Exploratory Trips Explained

Here at Dragoman, we design our overland journeys to take travellers off the well-worn tourist trails and into the heart of the countries and cultures we’re visiting.

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Dragoman partners with Torres del Paine Legacy Fund

Travelling through the world’s most spectacular landscapes, we know we have a responsibility to help ensure they stay that way.

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The Dragoman guide to going solo

What do you do when you hear a call to adventure, but none of your friends are available to answer it with you? More and more travellers are embracing the freedom, flexibility, and pure indulgence of travelling at their own speed.

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Dakar to Cape Town: Driving the Western Trans Africa

Dragoman guide and Wanderlust Guide of the Year 2018 Julie Gabbott is on the road for us leading the brand new Western Trans Africa, Sahel to the Cape.

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Dragoman Overland Travel opens new office in Melbourne, Australia

The Co-founders and part owners of Dragoman Darrel Wade, far left and Geoff Manchester, second from right, Charlie Hopkinson Dragoman Business Development and Sales Director second from left and Pete Rawley, ETC right Dragoman Overland has opened a new office in Melbourne, Australia, to drive sales of their unique brand of overland adventures covering 55 countries across the Americas, Asia and Africa in their 27 purpose-built iconic orange trucks.

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Everyday Carry: Must-haves on a Dragoman trip

Depending on where you’re going and when, the clothes and equipment you need to pack will vary.

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Top 5 Most Unusual Places to Camp

From the sandy deserts near the historic ruins of Old Dongola to the geological wonder of China’s ‘Rainbow Mountains’, here are Dragoman's top five picks for the strangest places that we pitch our tents on our trips.

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Extend your trip from Ushuaia with an Imaginative Traveller polar expedition

Many of our South America overland trips end in Ushuaia on the Tierra del Fuego archipelago, the southernmost point of the continent and the so-called “End of the World” – but it doesn’t have to be the end of your trip.

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