Planning for Antarctica (or how to make most of the trip)

I am deeply and hopelessly in love with The White Continent. But I’m perfectly aware that planning for Antarctica played a big part in the success of the trip. This is far from the typical backpacker trip: travel to the continent is a considerable expense for the average traveler. But with the right preparation, the […]

Annapurna Circuit planning

As with many things in life, planning can make or break your chances of success. You know the saying among outdoor lovers: “There is no such thing as bad weather, there is only unsuitable clothing” So while this trek is appropriate for all levels of fitness, even the fittest can have a miserable time if […]