Exploring Pripyat – Chernobyl’s Apocalyptic Playground


Pripyat is a fascinating place, but beneath the hollow structures, the tourists clambering for photographic souvenirs, and the exaggerations of danger, the story of a real city, where real people lived, has been lost.

Mud, Mountains and Motels – Colombia by Motorbike


I arrived in Medellin, Colombia’s fashionable second city, with one goal: explore the country by motorbike. Having passed my bike test the previous month, I was eager to hit the road and attain the status of ‘adventure rider’.

5 Amazing Roads for motorbiking in Colombia


There are few things more enjoyable than riding a motorbike on the open road. Colombia is not the first place that would pop into your head when imagining where those perfect roads might be. But, as I discovered on my 8,000km ride around the country, it has some absolutely awe inspiring rides.

Paintballing in Pablo Escobar’s Mansion


In Colombia, they tell a story about Pablo Escobar. It begins at a pool party in of one of Escobar’s holiday mansions. There is a band playing, the champagne is flowing and the movers and shakers of Escobar’s drug empire are enjoying the trimmings of his multi-billion dollar wealth. Then the music…