The best day hike in Southern Iceland

When Sarah and I decided to return to Iceland I was excited about the prospect of hiking more of this stunning country. We knew where we wanted to go and we knew where we wanted to hike. Sarah, in particular was keen to hike the 25 km trail from Skogar to Thorsmork. Considered one of…

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Good ole’ fashioned adventure

I know it’s tempting to hunt down a copy of Lonely Planet before you arrive in your chosen destination, but for this post, it’s best to put your Lonely Planet book down because you’re about to hear about a real adventure, far, far away from the beaten track. It seems like a lifetime ago I…

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A bike ride like no other

A few years ago I was in South America and I had heard people mention the world’s most dangerous road or ‘Death Road’ as it is more commonly known. After about two months in South America, I finally reached La Paz. Driving through Bolivia, you quickly come to realise how much you take tarmac for…

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