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adams peak trail
Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka

As far as mountain names go, Adam's Peak...

The great Cerro Castillo laguna top
Hiking the epic Cerro Castillo in one day

Mother natures castle, Cerro Castillo, towers 2,675m high...

Latest in Road Trips

icefields parkway
Icefields parkway

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

Mt Whitney
Badwater Marathon, Death Valley

I spotted a lone figure in the distance. This shimmering...

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marthas vineyard
Boston and Cape Cod

Board the bus in Moncton which crosses the border into the USA not too far down the road. As Aussies...

Iquitos
Iquitos, Peru

You know you're travelling when you wake up not knowing where you are, what time it is and what you're...

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...

turo car rental
Pros and Cons of Turo Car Rental

I'm standing in a suburban street, a 10 minute Uber ride from San Francisco airport. In front of us is...

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse
Peggy’s Cove

Head down the Atlantic coast from Cape Breton towards Halifax. A long drive and we are a bit over it...

Antigua church
Christmas Antigua, Guatemala

Christmas day. And looks like we may get to experience the full 24 hours allocated to this special day. From...

Refugio Del Angel Pisco Elqui
Refugio Del Angel, Pisco Elqui

Refugio Del Angel, simply an oasis among the mountains bordering the Elqui Valley. Northern Chile in summer is hot and...

russian turkish bath nyc east village
Getting on the Schvitz in New York City

I shuffled on the wet and slippery tiled floor, ready to accept my fate. I met my captor, a nameless Russian....

camping el relincho el chalten
Camping El Relincho, El Chaltén

Located in Argentina's trekking capital of El Chaltén, Camping El Relincho is a perfect base for accessing the many lovely...

Beale Street Memphis
Memphis, Tennesse

After a night in what can only be described as a truckstop, Texacarna, Arkansas was an experience. Between our stay...

kandy lake sri lanka
Sri Lanka Surprise

A three hour drive out of Yallingup has us arriving at Perth International airport. Driven promptly and efficiently by our...

icefields parkway
Icefields parkway

Snow drifts sweep across the road. Elk and deer dart in front of the headlights. We'd stop if there were...