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‘Wa denkte gij, dè paast nooit’

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‘Dat past nooit, haal dat spul maar van het dak af!’ De havenmedewerker klonk overtuigend en vastberaden. We bevonden ons op een bizar complex wat Rotterdam-Maasvlakte heet. Na 34 keer verkeerd rijden, vreemde blikken, ondervraging door politie en een vleugje…

Quem é a caipora?

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No interior do pantanal nos deparamos com essa placa abaixo, dizendo Terra da Caipora.Mas quem é a Caipora, afinal? Caipora é um ser da mitologia tupi-guarani. Caipora vem do tupi caapora que significa “habitante do mato”.  No folclore brasileiro…

Para beber uma água saudável

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Um pouco antes de nossa partida estávamos em dúvida como faríamos para ter água potável em nosso carro. Aí, por transmissão de pensamento, o Luiz Carlos da Acqualive de Curitiba nos manda um email. Ele já conhecia nosso projeto e…

Fabulous Las Vegas

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We’ve been to Vegas a few times over the years.  In fact, we got engaged in Vegas.  We love it and have enjoyed every trip we’ve taken together (as opposed to the vegas i Hated when i went alone).  People…

Notícias de Minas Gerais

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Hoje completamos 15 dias na estrada e apesar deste período não ter rendido muita quilometragem, nos rendeu milhagens em aprendizado. E um gostinho do que passamos na última semana na Serra do Cipó, gostaríamos de publicar. Foi no curso de…

Uma visita especial

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Antes de nossa partida, sábado de manhã, fizemos uma visita especial ao Grupo Escoteiro Desbravador de São Bento do Sul – SC. Fizemos uma breve explicação de nosso novo projeto e os integrantes, escoteiros e lobinhos, puderam visitar a nossa…

A stove with character

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The SVEA 123 (Courtesy Spiritburner.com) My first proper backpacking stove (not counting cans of Sterno here) was called a SVEA 123 (pronounced like a word: “Sveyah”). It was a lovely thing of solid brass that ran on white gas and…

Continental Divide vehicle report

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What sort of mischief can 1,600 uninterrupted miles of mixed corrugations, rocks, potholes, mud, and even some pavement wreak on a diverse group of four-wheel-drive vehicles? We found out on the recent Continental Divide trip organized by Rawhyde Adventures and…

The proof is in the pudding

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So I wrote this week that we really are getting on and doing stuff despite it being a bit quiet. Well here is the proof….. The old radiator is out along with the intercooler. I haven’t decided whether the intercooler…

Sweet Nothings

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We’ve been a bit quiet over the last few weeks, but don’t worry – all sorts of things are grumbling along. Firstly, we have a domain name and with that will eventually (once we figure out how to make it)…

How I Found My Passion In Life

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Posted by Jon Beardmore on May 27, 2014 in Public Speaking, Stories |  3 commentsSince I’ve been back in London I’ve been keeping busy. Mostly with work but I have also been developing the next stage of ideas related…

Test run 1

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So Kate and I (Matt) have had a weeks holiday and we decided it was time to really put our trust In the Landy and drive it over distance. Won’t lie, after the breakdown on our initial trip we have…

Old and new OME

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  My FJ40 Land Cruiser has been riding on an Old Man Emu suspension for about eight years now. It’s OME’s standard kit for the FJ40, comprising a useful but easy-on-driveshaft-angle two-inch lift (which gave me enough room to install…