Tag Archives: Adventure

The Importance of Travel – a poem by David Greenberg

What is travel worth, to the average woman or man A trip to somewhere different, such as Kazakhstan To put a price on travel, is harder than it seems How can you measure, what is beyond one’s dreams With each new adventure, your courage grows strong Feel the music, go ahead and sing your song Climb that mountain, drink from …

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The NOMADS Manifesto – values of a traveler

By Ali Haytch Dear traveller, wanderer, journeyman, person of the road: You’ve seen so much, within and outside yourself, and you’ve felt a change. You keep asking yourself what you’re about, to remind yourself why you keep doing what you do; why you keep moving. To effect change for the better; to be conscious of the environment; to live in …

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The Five Basic Teachings of Travel

By Rytis Gedvilas 1. Minimalism I’m fascinated by how little I need to make myself happy on the road. Some food (even if it’s just plain rice), water, a place to sleep, genuine human contact now and then. Okay, wifi and a socket for the phone. Things that we take for granted become so precious. It could seem that putting so much …

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“Help always found me” Sahara Desert cyclist Tom Gaughan tells all

Tom Gaughan as told to NOMADS magazine Hi Tom! You recently cycled across the Sahara desert – is that right? Yeah! Western Sahara and Morocco (North Africa) And that was 100% leg-powered – no engines, no electricity… Totally human powered. The whole quest (including the 6 month cycle from Scotland to the Sahara!), no buses, no trains, no hitch-hiking (except …

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