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In Tandem To The Gambia – an Adventure for under £1000 Countries get big when you cross them on a bicycle. #Adventure1000 Read »
Life as an Adventurous Soul in London can be Tough It may seem an odd place for a microadventure, but I’ll argue that’s what makes it worthwhile. There is a deep sense of triumph and satisfaction to be had from finding even a modicum of serenity in an area populated by 8.3 million people. For that evening, we did something out of the ordinary. We were naughty little scamps, out late on a school night, without a care in the world. Read »
The Road Headed West Leon McCarron’s first book comes out today. I asked him to share some thoughts here… When I graduated from university, I knew I wanted to travel. I wanted to go far and wide, to explore every inch of the world, […] Read »
Canoeing Down the Mekong It seems like you have to have a certain level of comfort in your life before you actively seek hardship, danger and well, adventure! Read »
Adventure Wakes You Up Experiences and memories are so much more important than filling your lives with material crap. Read »
The fear you feel is not a red flag. The fear is there because your dream matters to you more than anything and, in risking big, you’ve put a lot on the line. Don’t let the fear stop you. Keep going. Read »
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