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Traveller stories: Walking in Kakadu
Northern Territory's Kakadu National Park is a diverse habitat of escarpments, ancient Aboriginal heritage and idyllic waterfalls. A traveller shares their highlights on our walking adventure.
Hiking the Jatbula Trail: Northern Territory's must-do trek
The 62-kilometre wilderness trail in the Northern Territory's Nitmiluk National Park is only accessible on foot and makes for the perfect tropical trek. Travel writer, Andrew Bain, shares his account.
Experiences you can only find in Australia and when to go
Remote and uncrowded adventures await in these stunning corners and secret wilderness spots of Australia.
Trekking into the long-forbidden Kingdom of Mustang
A new road to Upper Mustang is near completion, meaning things in the region will change dramatically. Here's why now is the time to visit.
On the couch with Margie Thomas: Nepal’s Upper Mustang
One of the last places on earth to find untouched Tibetan Buddhist culture is in Upper Mustang. Here’s why this region and its people hold a special place in Margie’s heart.
Braving the snows of Mount Kilimanjaro
Climate change may be melting the icy crown of Africa’s highest peak, but that doesn’t mean the mountain never feels freezing temperatures.
Traveller stories: the world's southernmost hike
Completing the Dientes Circuit on Navarino Island in Chilean Patagonia proved to be a magical adventure for this fellow traveller.
What to look for in a quality Nepal trek
When planning a trek in Nepal, there's more to it than choosing a date and location. Here are eight things to consider to make sure your Nepal adventure holiday is a seamless one.
Walking the Inca Trail FAQs
The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is considered by many the ‘best short trek in the world’, but you can only walk it with a permit. Here’s what you need to know.
10 lesser-known hiking trails that avoid the crowds
Steer away from the crowds and find your own pocket of solitude in nature. Discover 10 'off-the-map' trails you’ve probably never heard of but should be on your adventure list
In Hillary’s footsteps: my Everest Base Camp journey
Every step closer to Everest Base Camp she’d continually ask herself, ‘How the hell did I get here?’ To stand more than 5000 metres high, with the Himalayas towering around over her, this trek became her most exhilarating and rewarding experience.
15 reasons why wilderness walking is good for you
Smarter, healthier and a stress reliever? Sign me up! Slip into a pair of hiking shoes and embark on a wilderness walk to better connect with nature and improve your well-being.
Everest Base Camp Trek FAQs
Planning on trekking to the base of the world's tallest mountain? Here is a great starting point. Find answers to our most frequently asked questions on the EBC.
On the couch with Jon Muir, Australian adventurer and explorer
Jon Muir has pushed the boundaries of what's humanly possible throughout his career as an adventurer, so what has decades of exploration taught him?
Why I fell in love with the Indian Himalaya
We sat down with Himalaya trekking legend and Lonely Planet author, Garry Weare to delve into his life-long passion for the Indian Himalaya.
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