Is Travelling to Yemen Right for Me?

Posted by Crooked Compass

A country still torn by civil war and dotted with Al-Qaeda sub groups, Yemen does offer an adrenaline fuelled adventure for the traveller with the right type of mentality and previous experience venturing through untamed lands, but how do you know if travelling to mainland Yemen is right for you?

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Exploring Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone

Posted by Crooked Compass

Overgrown in a tangle of wild jungle, the mood is eerie. Items of personal belongings randomly catch your eye as you try not to trip on twisted tree roots. Rusty child bikes, the odd shoe or leather couch poke through the wasteland.

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Top 10 Experiences Every Adventure Traveller Should Have

Posted by Crooked Compass

Do you consider yourself a bit of an adventure traveller? By adventure traveller, I don’t mean bungee jumping over active volcanoes, or base jumping in Norway, but those travellers who really like to get off the beaten track, discover the lesser known, embrace local communities and customs and eat like and with the locals. In other words, are you a traveller that embraces experiences?

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