Adventure Travel

“The hospedaje owner is temporary confused when we say we are here to get to the place with the sunrise. But he’s missed the emphasis on the “The”.

“Ah, you mean THE sunrise – at Tres Cruces! But that is a journey of many hours: you must leave at 2am tomorrow. And when you get there, there is nothing! Just a sun rising over the jungle. And once you have seen that, you must return.”

  The “nothing there” thing. Brilliant. That, after all, was why we were going to this outpost on the cusp between Andes and Amazon. 

We set off in a battered Mercedes in the dead of night, along by the crumbling little town’s river grumbling whitely to itself, wrapped in moth-eaten blankets. There’s no moon. It is only when we pass under the one streetlight that I realise with a horror that this isn’t the driver we’d arranged the ride with yesterday. This is someone we have never seen before…”

UK…

On Britain’s most extreme wilderness and what it does to your mind, North-West SCOTLAND, Adventure.com

On hiking Britain’s toughest long-distance trail, SCOTLAND, Red Bull Adventure Channel

On the most magical hikes in the Highlands and Islands of SCOTLAND, Red Bull Adventure Channel

On the most iconic hikes that aren’t Snowdon in WALES, Rough Guides

On what you need to know about coasteering before you jump, WALES, Red Bull Adventure Channel 

On how one of WALES’ most deprived towns has refashioned itself as an Adventure Mecca – and the UK’s next Unesco site, Adventure.com

EUROPE…

On living in the most extreme inhabited wilderness on Earth, SVALBARD, Rough Guides

On the new hiking trail LIECHTENSTEIN is opening to celebrate its 300th birthday, n by Norwegian 

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On ruined castle bagging in the CZECH REPUBLIC and SLOVAKIA, TravelSuperMag

On hiking in the stunning chain of hills known as the Small Carpathians in SLOVAKIA, Minor Sights

On the startling High Tatras of SLOVAKIA, and the adventures that lie in wait as the national park turns 60, Lonely Planet

On Tenerife’s historic hiking trails, SPAIN, British Guild of Travel Writers

CARIBBEAN & CENTRAL AMERICA…

On the best walking trails in CUBA, Lonely Planet

On the coolest cayos in CUBA for an escape, Weather2Travel

On how to get under the skin of CUBA in a cross-island adventure, GeoSaison

On exploring Viñales, the scenic backyard of CUBA, Lonely Planet

On venturing into the wild interior of COSTA RICA, Weather2Travel

SOUTH AMERICA…

On hiking to Choquequirao, the ruins billed to be the next Machu Picchu in PERU, Adventure.com

(LATA Latin American Online Travel Feature of the Year 2019)

On the most breathtaking treks in PERU, Kimkim

On the quintessential road trips of PERU, Kimkim

On how to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in PERU, GetSweatGo

On tackling the off-the-beaten-track PERUVIAN CENTRAL HIGHLANDS, Kimkim

Great new feature on indigenous-operated tourism in the Peruvian Amazon, coming soon!

On odd adventures on the muddy waterways of Iquitos, metropolis of the PERUVIAN AMAZON, TRVL

On the epic river trips of the PERUVIAN AMAZON, Kimkim

On the best places to set forth on an adventure in the PERUVIAN AMAZON, Kimkim

On the best wildlife-spotting lodges of PERU and ECUADOR, Kimkim

On adventures within the ECUADORIAN AMAZON, Kimkim

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 On Star Wars locations for your next adventure holiday, Red Bull Adventure Channel

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