Farewell for now…..

And so we reach (at least temporarily) the end of a chapter. Vic and I have had enormous fun over the last 9 months doing the Adventure Podcast. I am immensely proud of what we have achieved, and delighted to have shared this journey with you. But now it is time for us to take a break. Vic has a super-hectic summer, acting as shore … Continued

Adventure Podcast #34: Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop, Digital Explorer

Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop began his career as a teacher and spent five years teaching 11-18 year-olds at Eastbury Comprehensive, before developing multimedia approaches to learning at London’s largest comprehensive, Crown Woods School. He finished teaching to become an entrepreneur – he set up Digital Explorer, an award-winning social enterprise that engages young people with global issues by using the latest communications technology on educational expeditions to … Continued

Adventure Podcast #33: Pete Goss, Sailor and Begetter of Daft Ideas

A former Royal Marine, Pete has been in and out of the headlines since the late 80s, when he sailed a tiny 26-foot catamaran across the Atlantic to take second in class against many bigger boats. But it was in 1996 that he really hit the news big time when he was competing in the Vendee Globe single-handed around-the-world yacht race and famously turned around … Continued

Adventure Podcast #32: Anthony Manrique and Emma Stevens, Adventuring Without Money

After nearly three years of planning, in September 2012 Anthony Manrique and Emma Stevens set out on a big adventure. The plan was to take a roundabout route to Colombia, via France, Spain, Portugal, the Canaries and the Atlantic Ocean.  They have now been on the road for over 18 months, despite having run out of money in Colombia just over a year ago. They have … Continued