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On the couch with mountaineer legend Andrew Lock
We sat down with the first Australian to climb all 14 of the world's 8000m peaks to ask him about his death-defying ascents and what motivates him to keep climbing
The brilliant fagus awaits you in Tasmania's autumn
Fagus has been dubbed a "winter-deciduous" plant—in fact, Australia’s only winter-deciduous plant—so it comes alive with color in late April and early May. It’s a period that Tasmanians have come to call the “Turning of the Fagus” and it’s quite the show.
From the CEO's desk: Adventure Travel snapshot
Our CEO has been in the adventure travel industry longer than most. She shares her thoughts on the Covid years, and the year ahead.
On the Couch with Victor Saunders: British Mountaineering legend
Victor Saunders has summitted Everest six times between 2004 and 2012. The mountaineering legend shares with us what draws him to the mountains and how his love affair with mountain regions have evolved.
5 ways to experience Vietnam
Here are 5 ways for adventurous travellers seeking to experience Vietnam off the beaten track
Eight Big Things You Might Not Know About Alaska
Here are eight things you probably didn’t know you could experience in Alaska that’ll make you realize how big Alaska is.
Kumano Kodo or Nakasendo Way—which Japan walking trail is for you?
The Kumano Kodo and the Nakasendo Way are among the most famous trails in Japan. Which one should you do?
Larapinta Trail program crowned 'Best in Adventure Tourism'
Our multi-award winning Larapinta Trail program scooped up yet another Brolga award, this time for ‘Adventure Tourism’
Ten Mountain Views With The Wow Factor
When it comes to mountains, size matters. Here are ten peaks you can visit for some serious “wow” factor.
World's Best Mountains Ranges for Trekking
Want to trek among the world's best mountains ranges? As a trekking specialist with over four decades of experience, here's our pick of the peaks.
On the Couch with Rebecca Stephens: A special relationship with Africa
Mount Kenya is Rebecca Stephens’ most favourite mountain in the world. Read this interview with the mountaineering legend to find out why she is so fond of the African peak and how you can join her on her next trekking adventure.
Food costs on a Nepal trek: are meal inclusions worth it?
Unsure if meal inclusions on a Himalaya trek are worth it? We break down its value and why it’s a good idea to have your food included
Great Himalaya Trail: World's Most Epic Trek in Numbers
The Great Himalaya Trail is a mountain walking adventure that exceeds all expectations. 150 days, 1700km, eight 8,000m peaks...here is world's most epic trek in numbers!
How To Become A Dual Pilgrim: Camino + Kumano Kodo
The Dual Pilgrim programme was designed to honour those who have walked both of the only two trails that have UNESCO World Heritage status, Spain's Camino de Santiago and Japan's Kumano Kodo.
8 Australia Wildlife Myths Debunked
Australia often gets a bum rap when it comes to our wildlife. Snakes, spiders, sharks, jellyfish, and other animals have terrible reputations, but are those reputations justified?
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