Hot Air Ballooning around the World

Heading towards the skies has always fascinated mankind. And hot air ballooning has played a big part in it throughout history. In its early stages long distance and high altitude ballooning were domi...

A Drink with a Stranger

Solo travel is one of the most social ways to travel as – inevitably – you will meet many people and make many new friends. Especially with an attitude of “I am not traveling alone. I am...

Nick Sanders, The fastest Man around the World

There is only one way to describe Nick Sanders: The world’s most kickass cycling, motorbiking and boating Adventurer! He is by far the most experienced global circumnavigator of all times. Not only ...

Around the World in 80 Drinks

So we were having a blast in Guinness, moved on to Grappa and thought we’d take a sleeper train over to Almdudler or Palinka – but then things got pretty messy in Becherovka…No, this...

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...

Ted Simon: Motorcycled around the world, Twice!

Raised in London by a German mother and a Romanian father, Ted Simon found himself impelled by an insatiable desire to explore the world. It led him to abandon an early career in chemical engineering ...

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...