Off the Grid

The Furious Road to Yemen

Jay Tindall | August 22, 2017

In the arid season of Salalah in Oman, there are no pastoral wadis or natural greenery around the beaches, but there is Highway 47 leading all the way to Yemen.

Breaking the Ice: Discovering Siberia’s Lake Baikal

Jay Tindall | July 6, 2017

Baikal is the deepest and purest lake on the planet, a frozen sea in the heart of Siberia and an adventurer’s icy paradise of driving, helicopters, and dog sleds. From the Old Believers to the Buryat bone crushers, its shores and islands are sacred to those who call Baikal home.

Hidden Islands of Indonesia

Travelogues | July 4, 2017

Large, diverse, and enchanting, hidden gems abound in Indonesia, and many are overlooked in favor of the usual Ubud, Lombok, and Komodo.

Off the Grid in Kazakhstan

Remote Lands | March 31, 2016
WRITTEN BY Editor, Travelogues PUBLISHED ON March 31, 2016 LOCATION Central Asia Don't Just Read. Go. Get Inspired For intrepid explorers looking for rugged scenery, unchartered waters, adventure, thrills and spills, there...

Eternal Flames: the Fire Dancers of Papua New Guinea

Rick Lunt | October 13, 2015

In Baining culture the Fire Dance is performed on various special occasions, including the birth of new children in the village, remembering the dead, as well as being a coming of age ceremony for young men entering adulthood.

Face to Face with the Tribes of Phongsali

Jay Tindall | May 26, 2015

Phongsali in Northern Laos is beautiful and fascinating, as are the people I was lucky enough to meet here. They gave me an extraordinary insight into their lives, leaving me with exceptional experiences and vivid memories.