Our Journey

Our Journey

And how you can get involved

When so many of my expeditions have required years of training and preparations it feels odd to make no plans, but in a sense, all the preparations and expeditions I have previously undertaken are themselves the ultimate training for this next trip.  This is the adventure I was never brave enough to take before but the one I had always wanted to do.  A pure adventure, and how wonderful to have a brilliant partner for it! 

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FAME

FAME

and why we are taking this trip

Vittorio announced at dinner that he would be famous after our trip.  In that motherly way you are shocked and slightly cringe at what comes out of your children’s mouth sometimes yet also feel the need to protect their lovely innocence. I pointed him to the quote we have on our board by my favourite explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton which is one of our mantras: 

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