Top 5 Planned & Unique Capital Cities
As an Australian, I am no stranger to a planned (invented?) capital city – Australia’s capital, Canberra, was designed and built in the 1920s as Sydney and Melbourne couldn’t decide between them which city should be the capital. But Canberra is just one of many planned capital cities around the world; here are our top… read more
Life changing travel: lessons learned from a career break
We often get asked who can take 3-6 months off work to join a big overland tour. Here’s the story of Sue’s life-changing South American career break travel. read more
Odyssey Overland Trip Blogs
Those of you who travelled on an Odyssey Overland expedition between 2008 & 2015, or those who followed their adventures from back home, may be wondering where the overland Trip Blogs have gone. Don’t worry, they haven’t disappeared, here’s a list (and links) to all the past blogs. Enjoy! Heart of South America 2015 Bangkok… read more
Trans Africa Overland via the Nile – north or southbound?
Travelling from “Cape to Cairo” is one of the classic overland journeys of our time – so once you have decided to join a Nile trans-Africa trip, the only decision left is whether to travel northbound or southbound. So which is better… read more