Stories

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Looking to the Future

Written by Henry Comyn

We can’t change the direction of the wind but we can adjust the sails - Henry gives his thoughts on what might lie ahead.

Joro Experiences Shakti Jamshyd Sethna

In Conversation With Jamshyd Sethna

Words by Henry Comyn

In conversation with Shakti’s owner Jamshyd, Joro’s co-founder Henry finds out where the idea for Shakti came from and what it takes to create a successful business in the remote Himalayas.

Joro Experiences Iceland Rolling The Dice

A letter from the founders

Written by Duncan Over

An update on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Joro Experiences Queen of the Termites Ese Eja indigenous people

Queen of the Termites

Words and translation by Rocio Martínez and Enigma, Peru

The Esa Eja are an endangered indigenous community in the Peruvian Amazon. This is a story of how they are facing the encroachment of modern life.

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JORO Experiences Declares a Climate Emergency

Written by Duncan Over

We hope to help people travel the world responsibly and sustainably – to be part of the solution, with immediate action.

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What a time to be alive!

Written by Justin Packshaw

Shake off any doubt you may have, ignite your deepest dreams and go and see the wonders of this magnificent world first-hand.

Joro Experiences Through A Lens A Lion Skirmish

Wildlife Insight: Hamerkop Social Behaviour

Words and photos by Edward Selfe

Taken in the Luangwa Valley, Zambia - a rare unexplained social behaviour between hamerkops is caught on camera

Joro Experiences Iceland Rolling The Dice

Rolling The Dice

Photos and words by Tom Mcnally

The view that greeted me was so astounding it actually made me step backwards. Beyond the bow, wind-whipped waves glistened in sunlight as we entered a wide fjord.

Joro Experiences Meet The Guide Silvia Rico Enigma Peru

Meet The Guides II: Silvia Rico Coll, Enigma

Words by Silvia Rico Coll

Silvia, founder of Enigma talks about moving from multi-national corporations to focussing on her passion - creating bespoke adventures across Peru

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Women of the Sulu Archipelago

Photos and words by Jacob Maentz

Traveling in a region dismissed by many as too risky for foreigners to explore, I was lucky enough to witness some of the unique customs and ways of life belonging to the women of the Sama-Bajau and Tausug people