Sailing a Batman Bouncy Castle to the Isle of Wight

Britain has a long tradition as a sea-faring nation. And even sailing crazy contraptions seems to be a truly British affair. After some mates sailed a bouncy castle across Lake Garda, and a dude saile...

Mark Shand travels across India on an Elephant

Mark Shand, British conservationist and adventurer, fell in love with elephants as a teenage rebel more than 40 years ago. He had just been expelled from his Dorset public school for smoking cannabis,...

Trabant trek: crossing the world in plastic cars

Ever heard of the Trabant automobile?! Well it’s the infamous Soviet-era  invention, notorious for its plastic make and frequent breakdowns. And generally considered the world’s worst car. Take t...