Conservation

By Tempus | 23 Nov 2021

10 of the world's most exciting new hotels for 2022

Destinations around the world are poised to welcome travellers back in 2022 and showcase their newest hotel openings, be they small boutique offerings or ultra-luxurious, state-of-the-art bases from w... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 01 Nov 2021

Queen of the wild: a chat with conservationist Victoria Aspinall

“Not many people can say they have been foster mum to a gorilla, wolf, leopard and lion cub,” says Victoria Aspinall, creative director of British conservation charity the Aspinall Fo... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 06 Oct 2021

Call of the wild

Leading animal conservation charity The Aspinall Foundation has partnered with luxury British men’s resortwear label, LOVE BRAND & Co., to highlight the plight of critically endangered weste... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Sep 2021

Transformative travel: Jeremy Jauncey on how to change the world with wanderlust

What is true luxury? For me, it’s being able to visit far-flung places and have an experience that money can’t buy. It's not having lots of things to show off, but rather the moments t... Read More

By Tempus | 06 Aug 2021

Oceana and Blancpain set sail to protect the reefs of the Gulf of Mexico

Ten months after iconic watchmaker Blancpain announced it would be undertaking the role of the exclusive watch partner of ocean conservation organisation Oceana, the pair have teamed up... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 24 Jul 2021

Why the conscious fashion set are turning to rental when they want to glam up

If proof were still needed that renting clothes had become the height of fashion, then the appearance of some of London’s most stylish women in glamorous rental gowns at a gala event last week m... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 23 Jul 2021

The best family hotels in Europe to book now

To say it's been a long year would be an understatement. Stuck indoors for vast swathes of the last 18 months with little to no travel outside of the odd business trip here and there, even the you... Read More

By Nicky Morris | 26 Jun 2021

Blue Minds exhibition: scientists and artists join together to save our oceans

With climate change becoming an ever increasing topic of global discussion, an exhibition championing the conservation of our oceans couldn’t be more timely. Scientists and artists have teamed u... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Jun 2021

Come sail away: ocean explorer and filmmaker James Aiken shares his passion for solo adventure on the high seas

When it comes to exploring the high seas, there are few people who can combine the wild romance and environmental urgency of our oceans quite like James Aiken. The single-handed sailor and filmmaker&n... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Jun 2021

Five destinations to see elephants in Africa with Wilderness Safaris

Wilderness Safaris boasts a number of camps in the best locations in Africa for travellers to see an abundance of wildlife, including the intelligent, social and always entertaining African elephant. ... Read More

By Rachel Roberts | 13 May 2021

Shinta Mani Wild: Splendid Isolation

It took three attempts to erect the welcome station at the luxury resort of Shinta Mani Wild in 2018. Twice, a herd of wild elephants made their deep displeasure known about the interloper in their mi... Read More

By Tempus | 26 Apr 2021

Europe's best mountain hotels for the summer season

It goes without saying that those of us who have been stuck in cities over the past year will never again take wide open space, a sea breeze or clean country air for granted. And few landscapes c... Read More

By Tempus | 17 Apr 2021

Record elephant and rhino births set to entice safari-going travellers back to Kenya

Two regions in Kenya have reported record birth rates for rhino and elephants in 2020, leading to optimism for spectacular safari experiences in 2021 and beyond. These positive figures coupl... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 31 Mar 2021

The luxury British brand selling trunks to save (elephant) trunks

Oliver Tomalin, founder of ethical men’s swim and resort wear label Love Brand & Co, is deadly serious when he says he was destined to launch a fashion and lifestyle brand committed to savin... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Mar 2021

To protect and respect: an impactful conservation experience on Alphonse Island, Seychelles

If the number one priority on your list right now is escaping the gloomy late winter slump in the UK, why not make your first post-lockdown trip an unforgettable experience that will ex... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Mar 2021

Elizabeth Scarlett putting conservation at the heart of its purpose with a self-imposed 'Earth tax'

In a clarion call to action for businesses, ethical luxury brand Elizabeth Scarlett has pledged to donate two percent of its annual sales to the preservation of keystone species. As par... Read More

By Ben McCarthy | 20 Feb 2021

Column: The National trust's Ben McCarthy tells us about his plans for the UK’s green spaces – and why it’s time to give the natural world its true value

Ben McCarthy is the head of nature conservation and restoration ecology at the National Trust. Here, he tells Tempus about his work restoring the UK's natural resilience and expanding our gre... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Jan 2021

As city folk swap urban sprawl for country lifestyle, here's how to navigate the treacherous home planning process

It’s not just Sarah Beeny who has swapped London for the country life. Land Registry data shows a 42% drop in transactions across London in the first six months of 2020, when compared to the pre... Read More