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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!

Pedalling the Planet
Pedalling the Planet

Kulkarni Fastest Asian Woman to Cycle Around World

Update // December 28, 2018 // Pedalling the Planet
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( 7.2 ) CRITIC RATING

Kulkarni has completed her around-the-world (ATW) cycling journey, clocking a total of 159 days. She did not break the record for fastest time by a woman, which now stands at 125 days by Jenny Graham of Britain. She did, however, achieve the faste...(more)

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SolarTuk
SolarTuk

SolarTuk Ends Quest to Cross Australia as Cyclone Closes In

Update // December 23, 2018 // SolarTuk
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( 8.1 ) CRITIC RATING

The inaugural SolarTuk expedition has come to a screeching halt on Airlie beach as cyclone Owen closes in on their location. Having battled battery issues at the start of December, the SolarTuk team continued to make their way up the coast: throug...(more)

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Father in Ill Health, Anderson Stands By

Update // December 08, 2018 // Everywhere Man
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( 8.3 ) CRITIC RATING

After completing the South American portion of his journey, and returning to his home in Nebraska, Anderson has put the journey on temporary hold. His father is ill with cancer and toward the end of November, it appeared he was on his last days. H...(more)

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Lecomte Forced to Give Up Pacific Swim Attempt

Update // December 03, 2018 // The Swim
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( 8.1 ) CRITIC RATING

Lecomte's quest to become the first man to swim across the Pacific has come to an end. The team has been plagued by mechanical issues, bad weather and rough seas for much of the last two weeks. Low-pressure systems created strong winds with rough ...(more)

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Arch2Arctic
Arch2Arctic

Success in Svalbard!

Update // September 05, 2018 // Arch2Arctic
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( 8.7 ) CRITIC RATING

After the sheer misery of being whipped and tumbled by 45 mph northeast winds for days, the duo have finally pulled into Longyearbyen Harbor and completed their ultra-'quadathalon' first - a human-powered journey over land and sea from London to S...(more)

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