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Out of Eden
Out of Eden

Coup in Myanmar, Salopek Remains in Yangon

Update // February 24, 2021 // Out of Eden
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( 9.9 ) CRITIC RATING

Since COVID-19 halted progress in March last year, we have hardly heard from Salopek. He has stayed in Myanmar and briefly headed to Putao, the northernmost town of Kachin state to visit the hometown of his walking partner Ja Pha "Jay" Se, but has...(more)

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Two Steps Towards Others
Two Steps Towards Others

Quest Ends at The Crossroads Between Europe and Asia

Update // May 27, 2020 // Two Steps Towards Others
( 9 ) USER RATING
( 8 ) CRITIC RATING

In our last update, Marie and Nil were joined by 10 friends in the Cilingoz natural park on the edge of the Black Sea. They were preparing for a final push towards Istanbul and the end of their quest. Unfortunately, they were also having to deal w...(more)

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New Guide, Milestone Town, New Tributary, Saliva Alcohol

Update // June 25, 2021 // Ascent of the Amazon
( 4 ) USER RATING
( 9 ) CRITIC RATING

As Casey had predicted in his last installment, it was very difficult returning to the point where he was forced to abandon. "It took a toll on me physically and emotionally, as well as depleting most of my meager expedition funds," said Casey. ...(more)

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Running the World 196
Running the World 196

A New World Record, Butter Runs Marathon 196

Update // November 11, 2019 // Running the World 196
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( 7.9 ) CRITIC RATING

Nick Butter has completed his record-setting quest to run a marathon in every country in the world. Fittingly, he wrapped up his nearly two-year journey in Greece, the birthplace of the marathon. In our last update, Butter had just completed his m...(more)

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Volcanoes and Hurricanes in the Caribbean

Update // August 18, 2021 // The Manneken Trip
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( 9.2 ) CRITIC RATING

Arnaud Maldague’s quest has been stalled in the Caribbean since early November 2020. Though Maldague has been unable to move on due to closed borders and COVID restrictions, he has kept himself busy and experienced some dramatic weather. Based o...(more)

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