THE SILK ROAD: Road Tripping the Route that Spawned Civilization

The silk road runs from china to turkey

Nowadays, traveling the Silk Road is to follow the ghost of traders, merchants, and Mongol warriors. Much has changed. However, the Silk Road’s reputation as the world’s highest, lowest, hottest, coldest, longest, most rewarding road trip remains the same.

THE SNOWMAN TREK: It Makes Everest Look Like Childs Play

Hiker taking on The Snowman Trek

Widely considered the Holy Grail of hiking in Bhutan, the Snowman Trek is also the hardest hike in the Himalayas. Maybe even the toughest trek in the world.  This beautiful and brutal trail eats hardened hikers for breakfast. Although many try, few succeed.

Human Rewilding: Become a Hunter-Gatherer in Your Own Back Yard

a modern hunter gatherer woman shooting a bow

WHAT: Human Rewilding Apart from being slightly smarter than the average monkey, our pre-agricultural ancestors were as “wild” as the animals they stalked or the berries they picked. Fast forward a few millennia. Nowadays, only a fraction of their domesticated descendants know what it’s like to forage for edible plants or kill their own meat. […]

THE SNOW LEOPARD: In Search of the World’s Most Elusive Cat

WHAT: Search for The Snow Leopard In the high-altitude heart of the Himalayan mountains, rules a stealthy, powerful, phantom feline. It’s the wildlife photographer’s “Holy Grail” animal, and the quintessential lucky sighting. It is solitary, shy, and doesn’t like posing for photos. It is the Panther Uncia, AKA, the “Grey Ghost,” AKA – The Snow […]