Inspiring, Informing & Connecting Overland Adventure Travellers: HUBB UK

I don’t normally dedicate entire blog posts to a single event, but this is one that deserves special attention. Because there aren’t many events in the UK calendar that deal specifically with the planning of long overland adventures. HUBB UK, however, is one of them. Spawned from the hugely popular…

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How To Turn A Beer Can Into The Only Camping Stove You'll Ever Need [VIDEO]

[WARNING: DO NOT ATTEMPT TO USE GASOLINE/PETROL/BENZINE BASED FUELS WITH THIS STOVE!] The best gift I’ve ever received on the road is this; a stove made from nothing but a discarded drinks can. In this video we’re going to learn how to make it (with a little help from my friend…

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Anatomy Of A Successful Kickstarter Campaign (And What You Should Know Before Launching Yours)

In late 2012 I took a gamble on crowdfunding my first book project. After three weeks of planning and preparation, I clicked the ‘launch’ button early one morning from the comfort of my bed, and nodded off for a little doze. What happened next was this: £300 in pledges had come…

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