In December, a British team completed the first-ever, round-trip vehicular Antarctic crossing. Their secret weapon: a biofuel, propellor-driven ice buggy.
From Egypt to South Africa to California, these eight hikes are difficult enough to challenge you and beautiful enough to be worth the climb.
Irreverent responses from our favourite travel ninjas.
Geocaching, a GPS-powered treasure hunt game played all over the world, is an adventurous way to explore a new place.
SlideshowsThe river of five colours
Experience shades of red, blue, orange and green
The many shades of Santorini
See the Greek isle through its volcanic hues
The land that inspires best-sellers
Discover one of the world’s greatest muses
Welcome to Europe’s cowboy country
Explore a land of rough-and-tumble herdsmen
Our favourite images of the week
Stunning photos from around the world
DestinationsPlunge into Wales’ newest sport
Navigate jagged rock faces – and then jump offWales