Nature

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...

Animal Magnetism

COSTA RICA DOLPHIN DAYS Live your marine-biologist pipe dream as you search for bottlenose, spotted, and spinner dolphins in Drake Bay. This enclave on the Osa Peninsula boasts...

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