Journey to the Centre of the Earth

In 1986 two cousins, Richard and Nicholas Crane, decide to undertake a cycling journey to the “Centre of the Earth” – the furthest place on the earth from the sea. This place happens...

Sihpromatum – I grew my Boobs in China

In 2005, 14-year-old Savannah Grace Watkins’ world is shattered when her mother unexpectedly announces that she and her family (mother 45, brother 25 and sister 17) would soon embark on an incredibl...

The (1907) Peking to Paris motor race

The Peking to Paris motor race was a race held in 1907 for automobiles between Peking (now Beijing), China and Paris, France, a distance of 9,317 miles or 14,994 km. The idea for the race came from a ...

The world’s longest skateboard journey

New Zealander Robert Thomson started a cycling journey from Japan across the Eurasian continent on July 2006. Nothing special I hear you say; There is ‘heaps’ of people cycling around one or a cou...