Sophy Roberts


How to be a 21st century explorer

Exploring challenging parts of the world is now one of the most dynamic sectors of the travel industry – and an elite coterie of destination and security specialists has risen to the occasion. Sophy Roberts reports

Marine conservation adventure travel

Aquatic alliances between farsighted adventure operators, marine conservationists and filmmakers are giving a new twist to the “immersive” sea-travel experience – and helping to save the world’s oceans along the way. Sophy Roberts reports

Fly into the Alaskan wilderness on safari

Deep in Alaska, in a national park larger than Switzerland, an intrepid family flies guests of its mountain lodge into some of the earth’s last reaches of wilderness. Sophy Roberts alights on glaciers and takes in vistas few have ever seen