Our People
  • Amy Waters snow biking Our Team

    Steppes Travel is made by the people who work here. Incredible holidays are made possible because of their vast travel experience and the great enthusiasm they bring to their work.

  • William Dalrymple Our Tour Experts

    We carefully select our experts based on their knowledge, companionship and influence, ensuring that you can travel with the most knowledgeable leaders in the field.

  • Liz Bonnin Heroes and Heroines

    The people who lead the way when it comes to those things which matter to us: exploration, the environment, women’s empowerment and education.

Our Team

The passionate minds that make all the difference.

Justin Wateridge

We strive to stay one step ahead

What makes me most proud of my team is that each member is driven by the desire to travel, explore and immerse themselves in new destinations. In our increasingly digital-first industry, they are the few who can offer you, our clients, authentic insights and new ways to explore.

A number of our Travel Experts have been with Steppes Travel for well over a decade, have lived in their specialist regions and travel around the world regularly. They will connect you with the best places to stay, introduce you to charismatic guides and share hidden gems. All things which are certain to make your trip extraordinary.

Justin Wateridge – Managing Director

Who else makes it happen.

Our expertise reaches far beyond destinations and experiences. Right through the Steppes Travel office – from our finance bods to our marketing team – you will find talented individuals with a passion for exploration.

Jarrod Kyte

Nadia Shahanaz Hussain


Rob Gardiner


Sally Walters

Asia, Australasia and Oceania

Amy Hastie

Europe, Middle East and Indian subcontinent

Deborah Cook


Alison Frusher

Charles Jewitt


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Why Choose Steppes?

Our knowledge and expertise set us apart. So too our curiosity. It is this that drives us to create a journey that is really bespoke to you, all the while ensuring we travel and operate sustainably.

Are you ready to discover extraordinary once again?

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