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Climbing Volcan Villarrica

Volcan Villarrica dominates the skyline when seen from...

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Camping on an Antarctic Glacier

Camping on an Antarctic glacier during a blizzard...

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Peggy’s Cove

Head down the Atlantic coast from Cape Breton towards Halifax....

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Carretera Austral

The Carretera Austral, a triumph of Chilean engineering and a...

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The Best of Budapest on a Budget

Budapest has lured backpackers and budget travellers for decades. It's comparative prices being favourable to the rest of Europe. In...

Gathered around the TV in Bedoin for the closing stages.
Mont Ventoux

`"They're pointing to his bike, he needs a bike..." claimed legendary Tour de France commentator Phil Liggett. Yellow jersey holder...

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Camping Incnita, Pica

Pica was pitched as an oasis in the northern Atacama desert. While that was not entirely true, Camping Incnita definitely...

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Discovering the Lost City of Tikal

We have breakfast with the yachtie set on the Rio Dulce. We say adios to Capt John and the Windy...

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Hiking Enladrillado

My feet are still throbbing after 7 solid hours of hiking over loose rocks, wobbly logs and soft snow. An...

Walking Myanmar
Walking in to Myanmar

Border crossings these days have lost the romantic appeal of yesteryear. Today you can drive across Europe, pass through 20...

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The Best Places to Visit in Portugal in 2020

Portugal was once at the edge of the known world. It made it the perfect launchpad for many pioneering expeditions...

Yosemite Lookout
Yosemite National Park

Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park. Thinking Google maps told me it was 400km away I was surprised to see...

Cerro Castillo
The 10 Commandments of Hiking

No matter what religion you do or don’t follow, hikers share a common love of nature which came from something...

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Trans-Siberian Railway Tips

The Trans-Siberian Railway. The classic multi-day rail journey across Russia to the far east of Asia. Siberia is as desolate...

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Kandy

A four hour taxi ride from Dalhousie, near Adam's Peak had us arriving in Kandy. Visions of a town made...

Chile Campervan
Chile Campervan Adventure

Most epic road trips are booked long in advance, have a detailed itinerary and a list of must do's along...