• Adventure Travel
  • North Korea – Pyongyang, Mysteries & Secrets of a Reclusive Nation’s Capital

    Pyongyang Subway Mysteriousness A surprising highlight of our journey was the Pyongyang subway, which was both exciting and mysterious. Only in North Korea is the subway thrilling.  At 110 metres (360 ft) it’s one of the deepest in the world, apparently designed to double as a bomb shelter.  The station was bustling with people as […]

  • Adventure Travel
  • Lesotho, Sani Pass – Self driving one of the world’s most dangerous roads in the World, from Lesotho into South Africa

    Sani Pass - Lesotho to South Africa Self Drive. Photo: Brandon Cox - Nothing Declared

    Lesotho, Sani Pass – Self driving one of the world’s most dangerous roads from Lesotho into South Africa First: Don’t do what we did!  In retrospect, its insanity! At the Roof of Africa lies the narrow Sani Pass, an infamously steep “4×4 only” winding high mountain pass connecting the eastern edge of Lesotho and South […]

  • Conflict Research and Travel
  • When to buy Duty Free?!

    Duty Free Azerbaijan

    When to buy Duty Free?!  Rules for saving money: buying Duty Free, and when you should not. You just landed in a foreign airport.  Experienced travelers aren’t worried about simple things like getting money- use an ATM (who seriously still uses currency exchanges?!) Transport is generally a no brainer. Go through immigration; grab your bags, […]