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So Much Has Happened, Adventure Has Really Changed Me When I set off on my first big adventure, I wanted it to be really long. I wanted it to be indefinitely long because I felt I needed that, and I wanted all the challenges, and I didn't really want to be able to see an end point. I wanted just to keep pushing myself and see what would happen. And I wanted it to be really cheap and miserable. I wanted not to be able to spend much money, and just to force myself into action in all sorts of senses. Read »
The Tapestry of the Experience Your future self, 40 years down the line, will hate you if you don't have the balls to live now. Read »
An Interview with Sean Conway Being a professional adventurer, it’s almost like an oxymoron in a way, because the whole idea of being an adventurer is to go and challenge yourself and get away from it all, but to become a professional adventurer you have to be in the middle of it all. Read »
Adventure Book List from the Experts Experts from the world of adventure hand-pick their favourite books. Read »
“I know absolutely nothing, please help me.” There's no hurdles to stop people having adventures, apart from being dead really. Read »
By Horseback across Kazakhstan Carrying on my Adventure1000 campaign, this week I asked Jamie Bunchuk to share some thoughts from one of his adventures. I asked Jamie to do this because this was his first big adventure, so I hope it resonates with people […] Read »
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