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Howl

The cousin of the dead man told me not to go. He expressly forbade it. But I'd come all the way to India, and I wasn't going to leave without seeing the site of the accident or, as most people...

The Wanderlist

COSTA RICA (2006 Winner) Cross-Country Traverse Price: $2,790 Difficulty: Challenging Here's how to get off the tourist track in Costa Rica: Try...

November 2, 2005: South Georgia Expedition Update

Grytviken and a World First!!!We've done it!!On Oct 31 at 4.30pm, the Adventure Philosophy team secured another well earned place in Antarctic and South Georgian history by...

October 30: South Georgia Expedition Update

Entry 1 Gold Harbour- 54° 37' S, 35° 56' WFrom our cramped and wet harbour we crossed the majestic Drygalski fiord through Cooper Sound and made the final...

Go Feral

AFTER A PLEASURABLY hectic week in Sydney and the Blue Mountains, followed by a long, serpentine drive along the spectacular Great Ocean Road (Australia's Big Sur, between Melbourne and Adelaide...

October 27: South Georgia Expedition Update

October 27, 2005, Ducloz Head 54° 30.5' S, 36° 37' WStrong wind from the south pinned us down for another day. On the 26th we left Hammerstrand Bay with trepidation. This...

October 25: South Georgia Expedition Update

October 25, 2005, Holmestrand Bay, 54° 14' S, 37° 15' WFor the last two days we have battled bitterly cold Southwest headwinds from our camp at Coal Cove in Undine...

October 17: South Georgia Expedition Update

October 17, 2005, 54.4 S, 37.4 WWe left Grytviken with the snow falling in big fluffy clumps. The wind had dropped away to a whisper and the tussock and cliffs looked enchanting...

October 13: South Georgia Expedition Update

October 13, 2005, Grytviken, South Georgia Island - Entry 2We pulled into King Edward Point this afternoon and have cleared our requirements here.We are clear to go!!!

October 6: South Georgia Expedition Update

October 6, Stanley, in the Falkland Islands – Entry 1Well we managed to move 28 items of luggage weighing 365kgs and all pieces made it to Mt Pleasant Airport in the Falkland...

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