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Overland Track Start
Overland Track, Tasmania

6 days. 5 nights. 80 kilometres. The Overland...

Macchu Pichu
Hiking to Machu Picchu

Awake 4am for a 5am departure. It is...

Latest in Road Trips

Carretera Austral road surface
Carretera Austral

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

Memphis to New Orleans Road Trip

Head South from Memphis for ride through the music, history,...

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Morocco camel safari erg chebbi
Hitchhikers guide to the Sahara

I drew a rough map in the red-orange Saharan sand. The persistent wind erased my efforts within a few seconds. My...

Matamanoa Island Resort, Fiji

Matamanoa translates to 'Eye of the strong wind' in Fijian culture. Yet it was more of a soothing tropical breeze...

big beach maui
Big Beach, Maui

New Years Eve, island style. Our final day in Maui and it called for some beach action. Beauty of an...

basins landing campground sunset
Camping at Basin Landing

Finding a decent place to camp within an hour from Sydney in native bushland, on the water and not too...

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...

Drone Photography
Drone Photography Tips

Not yet as common as the infamous selfie stick, and certainly a little more expensive, drones have taken the world...

Camping Paredes Isla Quinchao
Camping Paredes, Isla Quinchao

After a long day touring around Isla Quinchao and the historic churches off the coast of Chiloe we headed to...

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...

Cycling the Italian Riviera

The Italian Riviera in summer brings visions of dramatic sheer cliffs, pebbled beaches and pinstriped cabanas. You might also imagine...

robertson pie shop
Robertson Pie Shop

Let's say up front, Robertson Pie Shop is an institution. A family run business for the last 37 years, all...

Fort Johnson
The Forgotten Fort of Charleston

On James Island just outside Charleston lies the few moss-covered remains of Fort Johnson. There is no plaque, no tour and...

Tobermorey camping Ontario Canada
Tobermory

Allison and I plus Cath and Marty hit the road in our hire car to Tobermory on the Bruce Penninsula...