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Thrill, mysticism & natural splendour in the Himalayas

One of the most challenging environments on the face of the Earth, Mount Everest attracts thousands of visitors every year. Some come to see it, others to attempt to conquer it. However, as majestic as Everest is, there are many other sights, sounds and adventures to be had in the Himalayas…

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Guest Post: Ladakh, Kingdom of Nomads…

One adventurer shares his experiences of his time in the Ladakh region of India. Trekking across the Changthang plateau, meeting the local nomads and creating memories that will last forever…

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Highs and Lows of an Epic Adventure…

When Richard and I first decided to go travelling we didn’t know quite what to expect. Having never been on anything more adventurous than a two week holiday to Spain, we were inevitably apprehensive about what we would encounter on

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The Ganges, McDonalds and going solo in Nepal! 6

Well, it’s been a very interesting few days! We left Agra what seems like weeks ago to drive to our next destination of Lucknow. This was basically a ‘stopover’ before we went to Varanasi where we were staying for two

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Agro in Agra 4

Well, we arrived in Agra – home of the Taj Mahal – Saturday afternoon just before 2pm. It’s only 200km south of Delhi so thankfully the drive didn’t take too long. When we got there we had to catch up

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Dodging goats, cows and Delhi dirt… 5

Our next stop after Amritsar was the big one – Delhi! A city that we were quite apprehensive about after hearing the horror stories of deformed beggars, tuk tuk cheats and chaotic traffic. But hey, if it was anywhere near

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One month and 8000 kilometres later – Welcome to India! 1

So we left the last blog as we were heading off to celebrate Tomas’ birthday in Lahore. At 63 years of age, he is the Oz Bus-er who knows how to get the most out of life! He’s definitely been

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