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Latest in Hiking

Enladrillado summit
Hiking Enladrillado

My feet are still throbbing after 7 solid...

Climbing Volcan Villarrica

Volcan Villarrica dominates the skyline when seen from...

Latest in Road Trips

cabot trail cape breton
Cabot trail, Cape Breton

Arrive into Nova Scotia off the car ferry from Prince...

Chile Campervan
Chile Campervan Adventure

Most epic road trips are booked long in advance, have...

Telaga Waja River Rafting Bali
Rafting the Telaga Waja River

Gabus was telling us to cross our legs, lay back and brace for the worst. Till now, a lovely river...

Ritual washing Varanasi

Awake to the clickity clack of the overnight train from Agra into Varanasi. Slept pretty well and with no reason...

Travel Quiz Answers – November

We had a great response to our first travel quiz designed to test your travel knowledge and awareness of the world....

Remarkables Queenstown
Queenstown Winter Festival, An event not to be missed

Dog barking competitions, suitcase slaloms, assault courses in your underwear, live music and the awesome back drop of snowy capped...

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa is an impressive sight. Arising from the surrounding plains as a single volcanic...

adams peak trail
Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka

As far as mountain names go, Adam's Peak is as simple as you get. Alongside Everest, the Matterhorn or Acongagua...

Hammock time in Kudat Beach Borneo
Kudat Turtle Beach Sanctuary

Finding a truly deserted beach to camp on these days is a pretty tough find. So, by the time we...

Big Sur Lookout
Big Sur, California

Start the ignition on the Mustang to begin the Big Sur roadtrip. Clock turns on showing 9am precisely. Nothing strange...

Lahania hawaii
Lahania, Maui, Hawaii

Nursing a mild hangover on boxing day, the day after Christmas, Erin and I were contemplating the prospect of working the...

Space Tourism

Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took the first steps upon the moon 50 years ago this July. Since then only...

lupa mesa jungle camp
Lupa Mesa Jungle Camp

On the Malaysian portion of the island of Borneo, a few hours drive west from Kota Kinabalu, lies Poring Springs....

Ruins of St Paul's Macau
Visiting Macau as a Non-Gambler

Macau is a fusion of Chinese and Portuguese culture, cuisine and architecture. Portuguese held the land for 400 years and...