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August 21, 2014

We are lucky here we have a team of dedicated drivers who care for their trucks like they are their best friend. Overseen by Mark, our Fleet and Operations Director, the trucks purr away and carry our happy travellers on adventures of a lifetime. (Read more)

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'Up North' in South America - Rio to Quito via Manaus

August 13, 2014

Our Trans South America crew of 2013/2014, Scott & Leslie, have kindly written a brief blog of some of the highlights on our Rio to Quito (Read more)

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Latest from Many Partings

Many Partings

Matt Cummings

August 14, 2014

Finishing the Trans Africa!Well due to the fact our Truck was still delayed in Sudan our hand was forced, and instead of going through the scenic Western Desert towards Cairo we headed to the Rea Sea coast and stayed 2 nights in Harghada. Now one would probably consider 2 nights in a resort town a g...

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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 Mozambique: horrendous visas and a re-birth of the river wash

Mozambique: horrendous visas and a re-birth of the river wash

Jessica Monk

August 21, 2014

We left Zimbabwe after three nights in Harare, the capital, a town not notable for much other than a cheap cinema from which we got to observe Zac Efron’s naked body during a girly movie day. Some things are more important than touristing, wouldn’t you agree? From Harare we headed straig...

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Latest from ‘Go ahead, get in the car,’ she said, ‘If you’re not afraid’

‘Go ahead, get in the car,’ she said, ‘If you’re not afraid’

Leggy Peggy

August 7, 2014

Old architecture in Barnaul Diego, Poor John and I must have looked like typical tourists—daypacks strapped to backs, cameras slung over shoulders and lost looks plastered across faces. We were in Barnaul, a large town in the Altai district of Russia. One bank had already refused our request to ex...

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Latest from New York, New York

New York, New York

Emily Holland

January 24, 2014

This will be the final entry in my series on my Round the World trip April-June 2013. I stayed at the Q4 hotel/hostel in Queen’s Plaza, which was right opposite the subway and so it was really conveniently located for getting everywhere I needed to go. It had great facilities, including a larg...

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Latest from Annual Indian Pow Wow — West Knoyle, United Kingdom

Annual Indian Pow Wow — West Knoyle, United Kingdom

Derrick Brown

July 13, 2014

Annual Indian Pow Wow - West Knoyle, United Kingdom West Knoyle, United KingdomAnne had the weekend off, so we decided we would revisit the Bison Farm They had a Pow Wow weekend There was a 20% chance of rain Saturday and a 50% of rain Sunday It was a bit of a no 'br...

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Latest from Galapagos - Isabela

Galapagos - Isabela

Helen McAvoy

October 6, 2013

The beers for the journey seemed like a good idea...what a mistake. Bumpy doesn't even come close, it was like a 1 hour roller-coaster ride, which in the beginning was hilarious, but with beer in your belly the comedy doesn't be long waring off! We headed towards Caleta Iguana, the coolest little ho...

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Latest from Easter Island

Easter Island

Barrie Roulston

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 Final Comments — Fareham, United Kingdom

Final Comments — Fareham, United Kingdom

Sarah Jones

February 13, 2014

Final Comments - Fareham, United Kingdom Fareham, United KingdomSo that's it, my trip is done and dusted and what an experience it was. Since i've been home i've been asked how it compares to my East Coast African trip and all I can say is that they are two completely d...

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Latest from ‘Go ahead, get in the car,’ she said, ‘If you’re not afraid’

‘Go ahead, get in the car,’ she said, ‘If you’re not afraid’

Peggy & John

August 7, 2014

Old architecture in Barnaul Diego, Poor John and I must have looked like typical tourists—daypacks strapped to backs, cameras slung over shoulders and lost looks plastered across faces. We were in Barnaul, a large town in the Altai district of Russia. One bank had already refused our request to ex...

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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 Things that remind me of Beijing

Things that remind me of Beijing

Lisa V

September 22, 2013

Hocking up gobs of spit and spitting onto the pavementFace masksBuick cars, Hyundai Elantra taxisSmog/pollutionPressure to buyBusy but organised/orderlyPeople wanting to get photos with meNo Facebook!RickshawsDumplingsTea JadeStreet sweepersHuge tour groups with tour leader holding flag and tou...

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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 this charming South East Asian country a dozen plus times now to various place...

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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 Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Michael Bisson

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 this charming South East Asian country a dozen plus times now to various place...

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Brian Montalbo

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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