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Mount Plastic

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 | Views [28]

      Standing on a beach, you stare out over the blue savana. You watch the gentle back and forth of the tide, reminding you of the calm, reassuring nod of someone much older and wiser than yourself. You think beneath ... Read more >

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Safe 4x4 driving in Australia: a quick primer

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 | Views [25]

Piloting a 4WD vehicle off-road in Australia is, frankly, pretty awesome - but so is getting back in one piece, right?   Safe off-roading isn’t about spoiling the fun. It’s really just about nailing down the three key attributes ... Read more >

Tags: australia, driving


5 Reasons for Eco Optimism in 2018

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 | Views [28]

We’re used to hearing dire warnings about the abject state of our environment, and rightly so. It’s almost universally acknowledged by those in the know that we’re not yet doing nearly enough – governments and citizens alike ... Read more >

Tags: eco friendly


Five facts about space travel you never knew

Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 | Views [49]

( Astronaut weightless space universe via Pixabay https://pixabay.com/en/astronaut-weightless-space-universe-1784245/ )   Looking back over the countless expeditions, invasions and methods of travel, it’s clear that ... Read more >

Tags: space, space travel


5 unusual Christmas traditions from around the world

Friday, 7 Dec 2018 | Views [43]

Christmas is a celebration rooted in tradition, with many of the things that we now associate with Christmas having slowly emerged over time.   The first decorated Christmas tree is attributed to the Latvian city of Riga in 1510, ... Read more >

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The three best sites to see in Australia

Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 | Views [32]

Home to 24.5 million people , Australia is often seen as a perfect holiday destination. Despite the length of the journey from most European countries, it is a place that many people dream of visiting, and living in. It is a place of rich history ... Read more >

Tags: australia, sites


The world’s 3 best locations to row

Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 | Views [31]

Rowing is a sport with many great benefits. It exercises and strengthens muscles both in your arms and your legs, it is challenging, but also fun, it can be competitive, but also relaxing, and it allows one to explore and experience a range of exciting, ... Read more >

Tags: locations


What (not) on Earth happened to Virgin Galactic?

Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 | Views [28]

There is scarcely any field that billionaire businessman and founder of Virgin, Richard Branson, hasn’t invested in. From transport, to health, to broadband, to music, the Virgin brand is iconic, and it is a central part of British society, ... Read more >

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Three of the most polluted places on earth

Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 | Views [40]

    As a society, we seem to be taking slightly more responsibility of the waste that we produce. Only a few hundred years ago, city streets were littered with waste and disease, showered by the latrines from the windows above.... Read more >

Tags: environment, pollution


Cityscapes: Bars of London’s skyline

Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 | Views [49]

  London, being one of the most technologically advanced cities in the world, is home to some of the most modernist architecture you’re likely to spot. But no more is this present in a city than at night. Light pollution, whilst ... Read more >

Tags: bars, london, skyline


The Catacombs of London

Friday, 23 Nov 2018 | Views [40]

  London’s underground is a spider’s web of long tunnels connecting the city like no other. Although you can hop on a tube and romp through the earth at your leisure, and some people do just that, there are many lesser known ... Read more >

Tags: catacombs, london


The untouched trio of the lost world

Friday, 9 Nov 2018 | Views [64]

‘Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.’ - T.S. Eliot. Exploration and travel can do wonderful things for a person. It can broaden your perspectives on various cultures, or it can take your ... Read more >

Tags: lost world, travel


Where are the best cities for women to start a business?

Wednesday, 31 Oct 2018 | Views [51]

Although equality is still a long way from being realised, opportunities for women in the workplace are slowly increasing. Even in traditionally male-dominated sectors, women are starting to make their mark.   One such sector ... Read more >

Tags: best place, business, women


5 Amazing natural phenomena to see while backpacking

Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 | Views [60]

When backpacking, there are always plenty of things to see, from bustling cities with their amazing architecture and culture to natural sites like golden beaches and lush jungles. In addition to these amazing sites and sounds, the freedom of backpacking ... Read more >

Tags: backpacking, travel


Four ways to make travelling more environmentally friendly

Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 | Views [64]

Exploring the different cultures, tastes and lifestyles of the world is one of the great joys of travelling. Unfortunately, this comes with a downside too, and for those of us who are lucky enough to explore the world, we must accept that our ... Read more >

Tags: environemnt, nature, travel


Reasons To Get Outdoors Now

Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 | Views [60]

Do you ever feel happier after a long walk? Do you get that feeling of accomplishment after finishing a hike? Have you felt the pure exhilaration of reaching the top a mountain? Why is that? Let's take a look at the benefits of getting outdoors.... Read more >

Tags: benefits, outdoor, travel


Three cities all vegan wine and food lovers should visit

Thursday, 6 Sep 2018 | Views [67]

For food and wine lovers alike, visiting cities around the world is all about checking out the local restaurant and bar scene. For vegans, however, this is not always as easy as it should be. While vegan visitors may have previously had to ... Read more >

Tags: food, travel, vegetarian


The Best Travel Hack Apps

Saturday, 10 Feb 2018 | Views [349]

  Winter has most of us looking forward to Summer and the next travel break, so many of us are using our time to plan out the next place on the wishlist and the places with the best weather but are you using the best travel apps to hack ... Read more >

Tags: apps, travel hack


How offshore wind power can help us save the world

Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 | Views [262]

While solar, biomass, and geothermal technologies are all viable approaches to cleaner energy provision, wind power is leading the way, with investment in offshore wind farms growing by 40% last year . Within a difficult political economy, ... Read more >

Tags: energy, environmental, wind power, windfarms

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