Iran: One woman, two wheels and the open road

Lois Pryce rode a motorbike on her own around Iran, and shot this fascinating film of her experience Lois Pryce, an experienced adventurer and writer, has made Iran her latest travel destination, vis...

Walking on the wild side

Adventurer Brando Yelavich unzips his tent flap, breathes in crisp, salty air and looks out over the Pacific Ocean. His tent is cosy from the early morning sun and anyone else might be tempted to sta...

Head boy, athlete in heroic river rescue

A head boy and a Marlborough multisport champion rescued a 12-year-old girl from the flooded Taylor River in Blenheim this morning. Marlborough Boys’ College head boy Angus Pauley, 17, was in t...

Daring Dan takes on seven marathons

A Combe Martin heating engineer is planning to run seven marathons in seven days to raise money for Diabetes UK. Dan Murdoch, 30, has been inspired to take on his extreme challenge by his brother-in-...

Walking the world

A Spanish adventurer is slowly making his way through outback Queensland as part of a quest to walk around the world. Pushing a blue trolley, dressed from head-to-toe in cream clothing, a black fly v...

Adventurer begins stint on Rockall

An adventurer hoping to set a new record for occupying a remote island in the Atlantic has landed safely. Nick Hancock aims to spend 60 days on Rockall, an extinct volcano which lies about 260 miles ...

Beyond Shopping: 8 Malls for the Indoor Adventurer

Stores bursting with glitzy fashions and the temptations of a great sale create that must-have feeling that forces shoppers to wait in long lines and force their way through thick crowds of malls. We...