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HOW TO RUN UP A VOLCANO

HOW TO RUN UP A VOLCANO

Verdant rolling hills are charming and good-looking. Colossal vertiginous mountain ranges are majestic by their sheer magnitude but my funky biscuit in my world of geographical pointy wonders are mighty steaming volcanoes. Dotted along the major fault lines of the […]

GETTING TO KNOW THE STANS

GETTING TO KNOW THE STANS

  We hadn’t proposed to drive through The Stans when we first planned our Best Life adventure, but an unexpected 3,500km diversion around our Iranian visa issues, gave us one of the best parts of our overland adventure. It was a great reminder that arriving with […]

EXIT INTERVIEWS: BEST OF INDIA

EXIT INTERVIEWS: BEST OF INDIA

BEN SOUTHALL 5 words/phrases that describe India:  eclectic, friendly, curious, diverse, hectic What seems to make the people of India happy? When you’re in the company of Indian’s, especially those you’re meeting for the first time, it’s really hard to tell […]

BEST DRIVE IN THE WORLD

BEST DRIVE IN THE WORLD

Think of the ‘Great Road Trips of the World’ and Route 66 across the USA, the Great Ocean Road in Australia and the Southern Alps in New Zealand all spring to mind. They may be surrounded by jaw-droppingly beautiful scenery but […]