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New Challenge: Climb Mount Kinabalu in One Day

Every time I plan to climb Mount Kinabalu (13, 435 feet) in Malaysian Borneo - something always come up. But not this time. I've just booked my flight for Friday and I'm going to spend a week in Kota Kinabalu....
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Why Is the ‘L’ Word Such a Touchy Subject?

A few months ago my friend and I were being legends - hanging out shirtless and drinking tea in my apartment. As usual, we were putting the world to rights and enjoying deep, meaningful and...
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New Year’s Eve is Over, But You’re Still a Loser

The clock counted down from ten to zero to signal in a new year. And in those seconds, 2013 flashed before your very eyes. The good, the bad, the regretful and whatever adjective suited the emotion which you...
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Christmas is Over, But You’re Still a Dick

One truth that I have observed during 30 years on this confusing planet – is that people are generally kinder to one another at Christmas time. We're more patient with our parents. We agree to disagree, for...
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Man Vs Clock is Dead, Long Live Man Vs Clock!

It has been many moons since I have written regular content on this blog. And when asked why this was so, I could never really find the words to answer such a straightforward and innocent question. I usually...
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New Challenge: Man Vs World’s Highest Bungee Jump

Hello. Just a short one for today. It's my big 30 on Friday. I wanted to write a deep and meaningful post about how I'm the happiest I have ever been, how I know myself so much more now, what I want from...
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My 3 Months Experiment as a Vegetarian Traveller

For most of my meat-eating life I have felt internally conflicted with my personal choice. Like many other fellow selective carnivores, there were massive double standards in my behaviour and beliefs. I'd...
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Why Wanting Something Just Isn’t Good Enough

You want that beach body. You want to leave your soul-crushing job, so you can start a business that enables you to have more flexibility to do all of the things you have wanted. You want to become more...
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New Challenge: Man Vs Jumping Out Of a Moving Plane

Hey :) Since I left the UK a year and a half ago and completed the biggest challenge of all, (getting the hell out of the place, to travel this big and sexy world) - my challenges against the clock have been a...
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Minimalist Travel Cult – Why I Renounced My Faith.

Back in May last year, I joined the cult that is 'minimalist travel' and decided to see what life would be like travelling with carry-on luggage only, as a three month challenge (and ended up doing five). Like...