Lying back in the kayak, I tried to follow my guide's instructions to make myself as horizontal as possible while he propelled our two-man boat into the mouth of the sea cave and through a narrow tunnel.
Oct 5, 2011 4:56:20 AM Imagine the days of long-haul travel when you didn’t have a zippy backpack or a phone card or a couch to crash on…these wild explorers knew nothing of such accepted luxuries. To mark the release of Great Journeys , here’s a three-part series of great historical journeys, taken from Lonely Planet’s 1000 Ultimate Experiences .
Oct 5, 2011 2:41:19 AM In the second instalment taken from Lonely Planet’s 1000 Ultimate Experiences , we look at three more great historical journeys.
Dec 22, 2010 3:13:28 AM
To our friends and family, my husband and I are freaks of nature. We can travel for three months at a time sharing one medium sized backpack and two small daypacks between us. This is unfathomable to most people, who cannot conceive of leaving their house without half their closet, the entire contents of their bathroom cabinets and their complete collections of books, CDs and mobile electronics.