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The Price of Adventure

Posted by Jess Pitman on 16-May-2019 15:55:57

I’ve been holiday hunting over the last couple of weeks and found myself with tab after tab open on my browser; comparing details, inclusions and most importantly price. Before you ask, no, sadly I haven’t got anything booked yet… What can I say!? I’m too indecisive!

It’s made me realise that finding the right challenge, at the right price can often be the most stressful part. So, I wanted to break this down from a DA perspective. Whether you're looking for your first bucket list trip like trekking the Great Wall of China, or climbing Kilimanjaro, or simply looking to explore Asia on two wheels, hopefully, it’ll help you to make a smart decision a lot quicker than I have.

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Topics: Your Adventures

Bucking the trend: Positive Social Media

Posted by Jess Pitman on 22-Apr-2019 09:50:00

Social media is a polarising topic of conversation. Even just here in the DA office; some of us love it, some of us hate it, and some don't care either way.

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Topics: The Travel Bug

Why YOU should take on Kilimanjaro: With Discover Adventure

Posted by Jess Pitman on 15-Mar-2019 16:23:34

Who watched the #ReturnToKili show on BBC One this week? Pretty awe-inspiring, right? While it showed the brutal nature of when altitude takes effect and the exhausting slog that is the journey of reaching the summit, it also showed the shooting highs of overcoming the varying fears, struggles and emotions, and conquering the Kilimanjaro challenge.

It certainly caused a flurry of excitement at DA HQ, reminding us of just how spectacular our Trek Kilimanjaro is and the positive impact that completing a fundraising challenge like this can have on so many lives.

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Interviewing an Adventurer – The Saharan Mini Adventure Edition

Posted by Jess Pitman on 13-Jun-2018 09:00:00

 

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Topics: Your Adventures

It's time to cycle Stelvio

Posted by Jess Pitman on 04-May-2018 10:42:12

 

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Topics: The Travel Bug

What not to do on a marathon walk

Posted by Jess Pitman on 17-Apr-2018 10:33:51

So you’re interested in walking a marathon?

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Topics: Charity Challenges: What you need to know, Your Adventures