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The Best Quest provides visual experiences of journeys. One by one you see the latest updates from the best expeditions and journeys currently under way around the world. Click on them to see the whole journey in a nutshell. Want your own adventure? Go on one of our quest-themed trips!

Yangtze Mission Temporarily Abandoned and in Jeopardy

Update // August 18, 2018 // Mission Yangtze
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In full fanfare, Dykes managed to reach the source of the Yangtze River and was off to a good start for the first week of his journey. However, his support team was too stricken by altitude sickness and had to turn back. The crew was needed mostly...(more)

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In Brazil, Final ‘Foreign’ Places Mentioned In Song

Update // August 17, 2018 // Everywhere Man
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After reaching 'song' destinations in Argentina and Uruguay, Anderson entered Brazil to reach his two last foreign country destinations (he still has more remaining in the US). They are the towns of Diamantina and Salvador, Brazil. However, soon a...(more)

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Peddling the Planet
Peddling the Planet

Rebounding From Australia Food Poisoning, 300+ Mile Cycle Days

Update // August 14, 2018 // Pedalling the Planet
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Kulkarni has crossed Australia, her first continent on the trip, and the north island of New Zealand, but is off to a rough start. She picked up food poisoning which starved her of food and energy for a few days and necessitated a visit to the hos...(more)

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Bloodied, Bruised, Bungee-d and Attacked by Killer Bees

Update // August 13, 2018 // Running the World 196
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Butter, starting to move northward from South Africa up the east side, has experienced even more crazy adventures running marathons in each country. After a long rest period in South Africa, a large part of which was spent visiting safari wildlife...(more)

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The Manneken Trip
The Manneken Trip

Maldague Starts Kayaking Very Source of the Mississippi

Update // August 11, 2018 // The Manneken Trip
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Maldague has started his descent of the Mississippi River originating at it's source at Lake Itasca, Minnesota. Since he's at the river's very origin, it's a lot of tricky navigating through rivulets of flooded grasses which Maldague thinks to be ...(more)

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