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“Too Old To Backpack, Too Young To Caravan…”

“Too Old To Backpack, Too Young To Caravan…”

There are two types of traveller in this world – those who are too young to appreciate being on the road and those who are too old to enjoy it.

I like to think my girlfriend and I are an exotic anomaly amongst the nomadic fraternity....

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Top 5 American Roadside Attractions That’d Never Work In Britain…

Top 5 American Roadside Attractions That’d Never Work In Britain…

‘Roadside Attractions’ are a uniquely American phenomenon. Seen through the eyes of a Brit they seem completely void of function and social value. Their sole function is to tempt passers by off the interstate and spend money in a place that otherwise has nothing to offer out-of-towners…

On our six week, 8,062.6 mile road trip around the USA, my girlfriend and I passed by countless examples of highway frivolity – the majority of which wouldn’t last five minutes if plonked down on a British roadside....

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America’s Second Best Fast Food Restaurants…

America’s Second Best Fast Food Restaurants…

Here’s another blog by girlfriend Sam (with some brutal editorial reshuffling by me)! Enjoy! – James

Regular readers and our friends and family will know that my boyfriend and I have a borderline obsession with food. We go to crazy lengths to seek out the best local dishes....

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This Is What A Three Day Trip To The Bolivian Salt Flats Looks Like…

This Is What A Three Day Trip To The Bolivian Salt Flats Looks Like…

It’s difficult to write anything original about a three day trip to the Uyuni Bolivian salt flats. Look online and there are literally hundreds of horror stories about it.

My favourite is the one about the guy who fell in to a boiling hot geyser, was rushed to a medical bay in a mine shaft and escaped with second degree burns....

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Photos From The Road Through Patagonia

Photos From The Road Through Patagonia

Looking back over the 1,373 photos my girlfriend and I took during our 5,311 kilometre road trip through Patagonia, it’s hard to work out why the vast majority of them were taken in the first place…

212 of them are pictures of enchanting sunsets, mesmeric cloud patterns, epic mountains, curvy canyons and weird wildlife....

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