Entries in travel (331)

Thursday
May102012

Adventure Photography Competition 2012 Results

Today we announce the results of our 2012 Adventure Photography Competition. We asked you to submit a picture which screamed adventure from your own personal travels, and you certainly didn't disappoint, leaving us a little jealous of all the amazing places you've been and the incredible things you've done!!

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Tuesday
Apr172012

Future Volunteer Interview: Amy Brown - Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Adventure Project

Today we speak to future volunteer Amy Brown who later this year will be heading off to Frontier’s Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Adventure Project. We asked Amy a few questions about her upcoming trip, finding out what she’s excited about, what she’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.

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Wednesday
Apr042012

National Park Profile: Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

Today Into the Wild is checking out the Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia. Not only does the National Park offer visitors the chance to explore the spectacular Patagonian landscape but it also carries out important conservation work in order to preserve the park’s unique wildlife and geology.

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Thursday
Mar292012

Project of the Week - Costa Rica Big Cats, Primates and Turtle Conservation

Our Project of the Week is Costa Rica Primates, Big Cats and Turtle Conservation so we thought we’d take a look at this beautiful country and bring you all the best things to do, see and eat.

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Monday
Mar192012

Into the Wild: Amazing Travel Videos

Today Into the Wild is bringing you some amazing travel and nature videos. These vids really put the camera skills on show to deliver top notch footage.

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Monday
Mar052012

Photo of the Week

Welcome to the start of a brand new week everyone. Hopefully this wonderful photo will ease your Monday morning blues. Our latest Photo of the Week comes courtesy of Syibli and was taken at Bagan Lalang Beach, Malaysia.

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Wednesday
Feb292012

Mark Wood Explorer - North South Solo Expedition

Following our fascinating interview with Mark Wood a couple of weeks back, Into the Wild caught up with the explorer as he prepares for the second leg of his epic solo and unaided journey to the North and South Poles.

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Friday
Feb242012

5 Reasons Why You Should Take A Gap Year

A gap year is about doing something new and exciting; experiencing new cultures and societies, experiencing new sights and attractions, and even experiencing a new way of life. By Marcus from Gapyear.com

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Monday
Feb202012

Into the Wild Meets: Lucy Irvine

Lucy Irvine epitomises the kind of adventurous spirit that we love here on Into the Wild. Reaching celebrity status back in the 1980's after her incredible story was made into a Hollywood film, Lucy continues to live life the way she likes it best...isolated and truly happy. Today, Into the Wild speaks to Lucy about her extraodinary past, her fulfilling present, and her exciting plans for the future - something you could play a significant role in yourself.

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Friday
Feb172012

Animal Survival: Crazy Defence Tactics

This week the Into the Wild team has been looking at some of the craziest and most entertaining animal behaviour out there. Today we’re checking out how animals get themselves out of sticky situations bringing you some of the top survival tips from the animal kingdom. So if you ever get yourself into a spot of bother, think what would the animals do?

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Thursday
Feb162012

Past Frontier Volunteers: Where Are They Now?

Frontier volunteers are a special bunch of people. Whether you've been away with us in the past, heading on a project in the future, or you're currently out there enjoying one of our many amazing trips, you've all got a story to tell. In 'Where Are They Now', we speak to past volunteers who are now involved in amazing and inspirational roles that we think you might find interesting. The question is, where will your Frontier project take you?

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Friday
Jan272012

Into the Wild Meets: Mark Wood - Walking to the Ends of the Earth for Climate Change

Mark Wood considers himself an ordinary guy, but his current situation is about as far from normal as you can get. Mark has completed part one of his attempt to be the first person in history to ski solo – unsupported and unaided, to both the South Geographic and the North Geographic Pole’s consecutively.

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Thursday
Jan262012

Happy Australia Day

Nowadays, Australia Day is all about celebrating what's great about this beautiful country, with a public holiday full of ‘barbies’ and fireworks. So we thought we’d get into the spirit of things and tell you all about our highlights from down under.

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Thursday
Jan262012

VOLUNTEER INTERVIEW: RACHAEL LAPPAGE - COSTA RICA BIG CATS, PRIMATES AND TURTLE CONSERVATION

Today we speak to future volunteer Rachael Lappage who later this year will be heading off to the ever popular Costa Rica Big Cats, Primates and Turtle Conservation project. We asked Rachael a few questions about her upcoming trip, finding out what she’s excited about, what she’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.

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Friday
Jan202012

Into the Wild Meets: Dave Cornthwaite

Adventurer Dave Cornthwaite is one hell of a guy. With numerous unbelievable records already to his name, Dave is 4 challenges into his life-time ambition of completing 25 separate journeys of at least 1000 miles using different non-motorised transport for each one. Along the way he’s hoping to raise £1 million for charity and ‘encourage people to look after their own little corner of the planet by thinking big, staying healthy and smiling as much as possible.’

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