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What happens if I die abroad?

Dying is awful anywhere. But death abroad is awful and complicated. Here are some tips on how to prepare for the worst. Not your problem,...

Cheating death in Iranian rapids with Leon McCarron | podcast

battleface believes risk is an integral part of travel. That’s why we sat down with some of the most adventurous globetrotters on the planet to...

Don’t be like me: the pitfalls every traveller needs to avoid

When you’re in a foreign country - alone, on a budget and with little support network - basic gaffes can seriously hit your wallet....

Obed’s tale | Why local tour providers deserve your support

Coronavirus and the resultant nationwide lockdowns have been a harsh reality to which many of us have been forced to adjust. But for those...

Favourite travel experience | Tommy Walker

We asked some of our most well-travelled contributors, interviewees and partners about their favourite moments on the road - the experiences that sparked their...

Favourite travel experience | Matt Maynard

We asked some of our most well-travelled contributors, interviewees and partners about their favourite moments on the road - the experiences that sparked their...

Favourite travel experience | Oli Russell-Cowan

We asked some of our most well-travelled contributors, interviewees and partners about their favourite moments on the road - the experiences that sparked their...

Favourite travel experience | Kev Sidford

We asked some of our most well-travelled contributors, interviewees and partners about their favourite moments on the road - the experiences that sparked their...

The world’s strangest borders

Borders tend to come in two sizes. Or do they?

Lockdown map | A crucial tool for future travel planning

Many of us are stuck at home at the moment. But for those who have to travel for work or other purposes, access to...

Adventure travel destinations for your post-lockdown bucket list

battleface has compiled another list of the best adventure travel destinations around the world which deserve your support once we come out the other...

The Last Overland | Repeating one of the world’s great overland adventures

Some journeys can never be repeated. The convergence of opportunity, willingness and a whole heap of political considerations make attempting to replicate them a...