The Team

  • Duncan Milligan Founder and Director

    Duncan has been travelling all his life. His formative years growing up in the Middle and Far East lead to a life of travel and adventure. He has spent the last 15 years working in the adventure travel industry.

  • Verity Saunders Director

    A thirst for adventure, a love of nature, and a desire to see more of this beautiful planet led Verity to swap the world of advertising in Soho for the sights and sounds of India and Nepal.

  • Jim Allen Consultant

    If TDF is your essential travel kit, then Jim is most definitely a walking Swiss Army knife. A life of travel, first growing up in the Middle East, then a military career was the beginning of Jim’s adventures.

  • Charlie Jaques Consultant

    Winner of the Silver Medal in the 2013 Wanderlust World Guide Awards (the Oscars of the independent travel world), CJ’s early travelling career started by hitching around South America.

  • Local Partners Right people in the right places

    Pivotal to our experience of travelling around the world over the years has been the people we’ve met along the way.