All the arrangements that you made for us worked perfectly. We were well taken care of both with wheelchairs in the airports and transportation and accommodations on the ground. The guides were all very capable and personable, but we especially enjoyed (guide) in Phnom Penh, who lived through the Pol Pot terrible times and freely shared her personal experiences.
We survived the heat and humidity and were lucky in that it rained only one afternoon. There were some evening showers but that didn’t affect our touring. (Guest) really enjoyed riding the elephant bareback, but that was the one event that I didn’t do as I felt there was too much walking involved. I took advantage of my free time to get a Thai massage. I was able to take part in all the other planned activities. When the guide at Angkor Wat saw me show up at the airport in a wheel chair, he arranged for a wheel chair for the longer distances at Angkor Wat.
What will I remember most? The beautiful architecture of the temples and palaces, the green, green scenery, the so gracious and welcoming Thai people, the many curves in the road going up and down over the mountains. Also, as it was the slow season there were few other tourists in general. Frequently we would be the only patrons in a nice restaurant and we would have 3 or 4 wait staff to take care of us! Thanks so much for all your careful planning.
June 7, 2017
My clients raved about their trip and said it exceeded all expectations. They loved it so much, we are already...read more
Our trip was a great success. We saw wonders and enjoyed it immensely. Big Five did a great job. Please tell...read more
I wanted to circle back to you regarding our recent family vacation to Brazil. I can’t thank you enough for...read more
You told us it would be a life changing experience. And I was not disappointed. Although I have been to...read more
Big Five’s attention to and satisfying my level of detail was best part of my journey; the availability of White Glove...read more
We’re at the Arusha Serena Hotel in our dayroom, about to depart for Kilimanjaro airport. THANK YOU to the entire...read more
This was an amazing way to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary and (client’s) 50th birthday. We are so glad that...read more
I hope it is ok that I have sent a combined email to both Big 5 and Delfina. I felt...read more
Dear BigFive, We recently returned home from what was, without a doubt, the best trip ever!!! We enjoyed absolutely every activity...read more
The camps were unique. We had different experiences at each site. It was great to have 2 safaris with such...read more
Back from our latest big adventure to the Galápagos Islands and exploring the area of the capital of Ecuador, Quito....read more
This was our second adventure with the Big Five. The first was a few years back to Machu Pichiu &...read more
I called you yesterday to tell you what a fantastic trip we had, but your line was busy, so here...read more
Big Five, fabulous, the tours that we took in Cape Town, with our driver/guide was the very best that we have...read more