Adventure Travel Risks
How to get the most out of your trip. Ross reflects on his 30 years of travelling in developing countries. What seemed dangerous, what was dangerous and what, with a little management was quite safe.
New web site March 2012
Our new website reflects our growing focus on cycling in Samoa. Special deals for April 2012 trips
Accident in Ecuador
In November Ross crashed his mountain bike riding down a volcano in Ecuador. He comments on the accident and recovering.
Ross describes the fun and pain of a 24 hour Rogaine.
We have been touring Northern Vietnam by motorbike. The roads were rough, the scenery incredible and the people friendly. A trip for everyone who is a little bit wild at heart.
Exploring Upolu, Samoa
We have just returned from Samoa where we were researching cycle options on Upolu and setting up a new bag carry service. We found some pretty special places and as usual met some remarkable people ...
The November issue of Wilderness Magazine has a couple of articles by Ross Bidmead on running in NZ.
Nepal Marathon 2010
The Nepal Marathon trip has just finished, check out the latest reports in the blog summary below or the full blog at the Maraton blog.