One of the age-old tests of survival is how to make fire. If you've packed plenty of tinder and a box of matches then life is easy! However, when you're without the all-important spark or tinder, what are your options? Read on for a range of techniques...

If you’re contemplating a desert trek adventure you might be wondering what’s best to pack in terms of clothing and footwear. Here is MCX’s list of 6 essential items of clothing you shouldn’t forget to take. From bottom to top, here’s our advice for how to dress in the desert...

The desert is the ultimate digital detox. Find out why MCX's desert adventures are the perfect antidote to modern life and enjoy the freedom of disconnecting.

Bedouin proverb: "He who shares my bread and salt is not my enemy."

Slow travel desert experts MCX share their lesser known facts about these wondrous animals.