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Culture, Conservation and Kitesurfing in Kenya

Written by George Reynolds

"It’s no exaggeration to say that this part of the trip forever changed how I’ll travel in the future. It’s a skill I’ll hopefully take with me for the rest of my life..."

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Adventure in Antarctica: The Magic of the White Continent

Written by Justin Packshaw

As our chairman Justin Packshaw gets ready to embark on his third adventure in Antartica, he reflects on his previous trips - how they've challenged, shaped and inspired him, and how they can bring about social and environmental change.

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Meet The Guides V: Pete & Takutai Beech, Maori Eco Tours

Words by Pete Beech

With a bay named after them in the Marlborough Sounds, Pete and Takutai Beech are formidable Sound locals. They have fought international corporations to protect the fragile environment (and won) and are passionate about maintaining Maori culture and showing visitors the natural wonders of the Sounds

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Meet The Guides IV: Brendon Bevan, Arkaba

Words by Brendon Bevan

The Flinders Range is the largest mountain chain in Southern Australia and Brendon Bevan talks about supporting conservation initiatives and becoming a guide in this challenging landscape

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Meet The Guides III: Bevan Charles Climo, A True Kaitiaki

Words by Bevan Charles Climo

As a Natural Owner Guardian of Pounamu Jade, Bevan Charles Climo has a deep connection with his Maori ancestors and this has enabled him to create national treasure for New Zealand

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In Conversation With Jamshyd Sethna

Words by Henry Comyn

In conversation with Shakti’s owner Jamshyd, Joro’s co-founder Henry finds out where the idea for Shakti came from and what it takes to create a successful business in the remote Himalayas.

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What a time to be alive!

Written by Justin Packshaw

Shake off any doubt you may have, ignite your deepest dreams and go and see the wonders of this magnificent world first-hand.

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Rolling The Dice

Photos and words by Tom Mcnally

The view that greeted me was so astounding it actually made me step backwards. Beyond the bow, wind-whipped waves glistened in sunlight as we entered a wide fjord.

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Meet The Guides II: Silvia Rico Coll, Enigma

Words by Silvia Rico Coll

Silvia, founder of Enigma talks about moving from multi-national corporations to focussing on her passion - creating bespoke adventures across Peru

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The Honey Hunters of Nepal

Words by Henry Comyn

The Gurung tribesmen of Nepal scale hundreds of metres up cliff faces to collect potent honey. As the pressure on the hiking regions increases, tourism options are beginning to diversify into the world of the honey hunters.