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June 2, 2015

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Cairo to Cape Town by bicycle in 41 days!

May 27, 2015

Congratulations to Mark Beaumont who has completed his cycle journey from Cairo to Cape Town and beaten the world record! (Read more)

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Latest from Hiking Through Berber Villages in Midelt Morocco

Hiking Through Berber Villages in Midelt Morocco

Divergent Travelers

June 1, 2015

Ducking under that first set of trees led us into part of an oasis, leaving behind the dry dusty roads near the hotel and leading us into a fruitful Eden. Even with the sight of palm trees, most of our hike was out in the open. It was amazing to see how lush and fertile […] The post Hiking Thr...

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Latest from Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

The Aberdeen Family

March 2, 2015

Our final days were spent exploring Cape Town….Table Mountain, Robben’s Island and the V and A Waterfront.  A beautiful city.  Views from Table Mountain    Robben’s Island     V and A Waterfront ...

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Latest from On the road to Zanzibar

On the road to Zanzibar

David Leonard

May 31, 2015

As always up the eastern side of Africa I’m struggling with the internet speed so I’ll try to keep this short! We’re in Zanzibar, on the beach drinking fruitsmoothies looking at the bluest sea I’ve ever swum in. Unfortunately, like a number of others, Sam and I are just recov...

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Latest from What Does an Africa Overland Trip Really Cost?

What Does an Africa Overland Trip Really Cost?

Matt and Alana

June 3, 2015

Oasis Overland’s Coast to Coast Trip: 56 days from Nairobi to Cape Town The goal for our RTW trip is to keep spending to under $100 USD/day. Now, spending $100 USD per day is a general goal, however, we knew overlanding in Africa was going to be one of the more expensive parts of our RTW (r...

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Latest from Ocean Rain

Ocean Rain

Rob Freeman

May 31, 2015

LET me paint you a picture.* As darkness falls over the beach in Nungwi, Zanzibar, off to my right the local beach boys are playing their nightly sunset game of football (pretty skilled, very competitive, but low scoring given the … Continue reading →...

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Latest from Home sweet home

Home sweet home

Matt Cummings

December 25, 2014

The final monthMy usual routine for writing this blog throughout the trip has been to update every fortnight for 2 reasons. 1 - no one wants to read about someone else travelling around the world every day for 19 months and 2 - my sanity. I broke my own rule with the last 4 weeks being com...

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Latest from Easter Island

Easter Island

Stuart Chaffe & Chloe Rutkowski

July 6, 2014

After completing the big South American loop, there were two places we couldn’t miss off, the Galapagos, check and Easter Island, ok let’s check that too. Easter Island has several names so to us in English, Easter Island, Rapa Nui in Rapa Nui and in Spanish Isla de Pascua not too confu...

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Latest from Lake Nakuru: One final game drive

Lake Nakuru: One final game drive

Jessica Monk

May 11, 2015

I have a secret to tell. Something that fills me with immense shame. Here it goes. By the time we reached Kenya, I was kind of over safaris. It feels good to finally get that out there. Those of you who’ve been with me from the beginning might remember a certain starry eyed overlander who said...

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Latest from Mehrangarh Fort—a massive jewel of Jodhpur

Mehrangarh Fort—a massive jewel of Jodhpur

Leggy Peggy

May 21, 2015

Mehrangarh Fort wall Mehrangarh Fort Model of Mehrangarh Fort It’s so massive that Rudyard Kipling called it the ‘work of giants’ and it’s easy to see why. Mehrangarh Fort in India’s Rajasthan spreads more than 81,000 square metres across a 400-foot perpendicular cliff that overlooks the c...

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Latest from Christmas and Barbados

Christmas and Barbados

Emily Holland

January 13, 2015

The Christmas holidays came and went and now I’m back at work again. Sadly, Christmas songs are still haunting me as many teachers want me to revise what we did last term, which was mostly We Wish You a Merry Christmas and the odd Santa Claus is Coming to Town. A Chanté Nwel was held at one ...

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Latest from Off to get a visa — London, United Kingdom

Off to get a visa — London, United Kingdom

Derrick Brown

May 27, 2015

Off to get a visa - London, United Kingdom London, United KingdomI had to go for a CT scan last Saturday, beats me why, they said there was some anomalies on my last X ray, beats me what they could be, they wouldn't show me any of them, even the CT scan has gone to the ...

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Latest from Election Thoughts

Election Thoughts

Helen McAvoy

May 9, 2015

People are worried about the Tories; closing our hospitals, fucking up our schools, starving people who are on benefits. My question, did they vote? Turnout was about 60-70% in a lot of constituencies. The general feel, from a layman’s view on facebook, twitter and the British Press (the later sho...

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Latest from Election Thoughts

Election Thoughts

Barrie Roulston

May 9, 2015

People are worried about the Tories; closing our hospitals, fucking up our schools, starving people who are on benefits. My question, did they vote? Turnout was about 60-70% in a lot of constituencies. The general feel, from a layman’s view on facebook, twitter and the British Press (the later sho...

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Latest from Daily Island Life — Raja Ampat, Indonesia

Daily Island Life — Raja Ampat, Indonesia

Sarah Jones

April 19, 2015

Daily Island Life - Raja Ampat, Indonesia Raja Ampat, Indonesia Where I stayedBarefoot ConservationIsland life is more chaotic than I expected although we do manage to get some down time. Monday to Friday we do our science dives, Saturday is for fun dives and Su...

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Latest from Mehrangarh Fort—a massive jewel of Jodhpur

Mehrangarh Fort—a massive jewel of Jodhpur

Peggy & John

May 21, 2015

Mehrangarh Fort wall Mehrangarh Fort Model of Mehrangarh Fort It’s so massive that Rudyard Kipling called it the ‘work of giants’ and it’s easy to see why. Mehrangarh Fort in India’s Rajasthan spreads more than 81,000 square metres across a 400-foot perpendicular cliff that overlooks the c...

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Latest from Sharing is Caring: How the sharing economy can improve your travel experience

Sharing is Caring: How the sharing economy can improve your travel experience

Hannah Wayte

April 9, 2014

This article was first published on Times of Malta on 31st March 2013. Spread out across the table before me is an enviable feast in a display of colour any artist would be proud of. The aromas of freshly baked bread, heavily spiced couscous and a steaming hot tagine as its lid is taken off fight ...

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Latest from Snake Park

Snake Park

Sammy Mc

November 25, 2013

5/05/2012Today is the first day of the new leg of the trip, and four new people have joined us: Calum (Brit), Clare (Kiwi), Charity (Saffa) and Daniel (American). Calum seems to be off to a good start already - they had their pre-departure talk at 8am this morning, and I got Calum out of bed at 7.57...

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Latest from Azerbaijan, Land of Fire

Azerbaijan, Land of Fire

Lisa V

September 23, 2014

Gurban, our Azeri guide met us in Baku, cheerfully letting us know he was at our disposal 24/7! We quickly discovered he loves his tea and also drinks it with a sugar cube behind his teeth. We had a busy program but he constantly reassured us there was “No rush, no hurry”.In Baku, the flame towe...

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Latest from Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Bunny & Martin

November 30, -0001

Ahhh Thailand theres this smell as you step off the plane in Thailand its not a good smell or a bad smell its just Thailand I love it Its heat spices pollution a foreign country holidays all combined in one. Weve been to...

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Latest from The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

Karen Ironmonger

May 18, 2014

The Home Straight - Katherine, Australia Katherine, AustraliaAfter travelling thousands of kilometres from Brisbane, through South West Queensland, outback New South Wales, South Australia and the Red Centre, we were on the home straight. After battling the heat, the im...

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Latest from The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

Michael Bisson

May 18, 2014

The Home Straight - Katherine, Australia Katherine, AustraliaAfter travelling thousands of kilometres from Brisbane, through South West Queensland, outback New South Wales, South Australia and the Red Centre, we were on the home straight. After battling the heat, the im...

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March 11, 2014

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Latest from There and Back Again

There and Back Again

Matthew Maher & Jen Hurd

December 13, 2011

Perito Merino Glacier - El CalafateWe were happy to have a few days to relax in Ushuaia and some time off driving.  Ushuaia is characterised by bad weather and cloudy skies - however it would typically only rain for a couple of hours a day and the rain was never heavy.  So while we were th...

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Latest from Naar huis...........

Naar huis...........

Esmeralda van Stee

June 30, 2010

Hallo allemaal!!Op het moment zit ik in een internet café in Kaapstad met gemengde gevoelens...Aan de ene kant ben ik blij, want ik vlieg morgen naar huis, waar mijn familie en vrienden en mijn eigen vertrouwde huisje op me wachten. Aan de andere kant verdrietig, omdat er een eind komt aan mi...

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Latest from Completion in Cairo!

Completion in Cairo!

Kelvin & Ania

August 16, 2009

The end of our Africa Travels are almost complete. We have successfully arrived in Cairo, and despite all Africa could throw at us we have succeeded to arrive on time having completed the entire route overland!!! It’s been a wild ride, and we have many Fantastic Memories to bore you all with w...

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