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Voies recyclables
Voies recyclables

Turkey: From Isolation to Crowds, and Back Again

Update // November 17, 2022 // Voies Recyclables (Recyclable Ways)
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From Hungary, Hélary and Schiettecatte briefly sped through Bulgaria before crossing into Turkey. “Arrived in the heights of Anatolia, the scenery has completely changed. It feels like discovering a new planet,” they wrote. Turkey gave them p...(more)

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The Manneken Trip
The Manneken Trip

Against the wind, Maldague Sails for South America

Update // November 15, 2022 // The Manneken Trip
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Maldague reports a “quiet 27-hour sail” from Grenada to Trinidad and Tobago. During the night, they sailed close to Trinidad’s offshore oil rigs before arriving in the harbor and beginning the immigration process. After a little over a week ...(more)

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Out of Eden
Out of Eden

The Beifu Tea Porters

Update // November 14, 2022 // Out of Eden
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Salopek continues to work his way through the Chinese province of Sichuan. In his latest dispatch, he tells the story of the beifu, legendary tea porters who shouldered eye-watering loads of black tea on their backs. The beifu slogged their loads...(more)

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Veyt Cycles To Lorient, Will Prepare to Sail

Update // September 29, 2022 // Human-powered Seven Summits: Belgium to Kilimanjaro
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Jelle Veyt is back on the move after a long hiatus. Veyt’s initial plans to get to the fifth mountain of his human-powered seven summits unraveled. First, he became severely seasick trying to row across the Atlantic, forcing him to abandon the p...(more)

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Arctic Cowboys Abort in the Northwest Passage

Update // August 29, 2022 // Arctic Cowboys: The Northwest Passage
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The Arctic Cowboys' attempt to kayak the entire Northwest Passage in a single season didn’t last long. Rebekah Feaster dropped out just a few days in and now Jeff Wueste and West Hansen have followed suit. It was already looking rough for the te...(more)

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