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Enladrillado summit
Hiking Enladrillado

My feet are still throbbing after 7 solid...

Pocaya volcano
Climbing Pocaya Volcano, Guatemala

Christmas Eve. What better day to climb a...

Latest in Road Trips

icefields parkway
Icefields parkway

Snow drifts sweep across the road. Elk and deer dart...

cabot trail cape breton
Cabot trail, Cape Breton

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

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Whale sharks, Utila

Very hot in Utila which is an island off the Caribbean coast of Honduras. Being Caribbean it has it's own...

Toronto Ontario
A Summer in Toronto

Having experienced a few days of a bitterly cold winter in Toronto a few months earlier, spending time in the summer...

Camping the Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB)

The Tour du Mont Blanc is a hikers dream. Soaring snow-capped peaks, immense glaciers, quaint hamlets and a great selection...

A standard truck load of youths celebrating the Thingyan Water Festival
A Burmese Baptism

I'd never missed a flight before. This was not a record I was tracking closely or even particularly proud of....

camping guino
Camping Guino, Puerto Natales

With a 'Penguino' (penguin) as its logo, aptly named Camping Guino is located in the base town for the ever...

glenworth valley
Glenworth Valley, NSW

A short drive north of Sydney before reaching Gosford on the M3 you turn off to Peats Ridge. Soon after...

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...

Riding a Scooter in Bali
Riding a Scooter in Bali

It's a sorry sight, bandaged legs limp through the streets, arms are cradled in slings, the odd face scraped and...

Ella Rock View
How to Climb Ella Rock in Sri Lanka

A drawcard of Ella, Sri Lanka is a hike up Ella Rock. Yet mysteriously no route map exists, no trail...

Entrance to Argentina from the Chile Chico border.
Crossing Chile’s Borders With a Chilean Vehicle As a Foreigner

“ Sanity is not statistical.” - George Orwell, 1984.   As many overlanders will have experienced, crossing borders in Central...

Camping La Poza Pucon
Camping Parque la Poza

Situated just off the main street, Camping Parque la Poza provides a super convenient camping location to access the main...

Pie Time
The Mill Cafe Bowral

The Mill Cafe Bowral is a large warehouse whose bohemian style interior wouldn't be out of place along a street in...