Category Archive: road trip

Final post – Mongolia Timelapse

Final post – Mongolia Timelapse

Our final post! Probably, at least :) Check out our post on our experience in Mongolia, complete with pictures, here.  

 

The Rally Part 4: Russia. Or: We love you, you crazy, crazy bastards

The Rally Part 4: Russia. Or: We love you, you crazy, crazy bastards

  Russia is, let’s be clear, kinda awesome. And kinda terrifying, too. We travelled through around 4.500 km of it, over roads which were fantastic, and roads …

 

Europe Timelapse

Europe Timelapse

So, as we drove the Rally, we had our faithful little GoPro (thanks, Dean!) take a picture every minute. We then spliced these all together and …

 

Mongol Rally: complete

Mongol Rally: complete

Well, at least for us! On the evening of the 5th of August, we arrived in Ulaanbataar*. A week early, and having covered just over 11,000km …

 

Our route!!!

Our route!!!

Our route!! To see live updates as they roll in, and also track us adventure by adventure (and, possibly, along a totally different route), check out …

 

Meet the Lemur Attack Force Transport Vehicle

Meet the Lemur Attack Force Transport Vehicle

We have a car! We’ve yet to name her (it was only purchased a day or two back), but it’s cute as :) And, being 4×4 …

 

Shit just got real

Shit just got real

So.. we’ve actually got tickets now which is making this all quite real. It also means we’ve got a time frame to finish the rally in, …

 

Official Press Article 1: “Canned food and vodka to fuel pair’s epic journey”

Official Press Article 1: “Canned food and vodka to fuel pair’s epic journey”

Teehee.  We’re in the paper :P In the Capital Day section of the Dominion Post, to be more specific.  And we’re pretty chuffed, we gotta say,with …

 

Driving Insight (pt I)

Driving Insight (pt I)

So, this weekend, we got to take Honda’s hybrid vehicle, the Insight, out for a spin. Something of a large one.  To be precise, we drove …

 

We are now taking donations

We are now taking donations

As you are by aware, the Mongol Rally is not _only_ about risking life and limb to make the world a less boring place, but …