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Wednesday
Apr222009

Canoeing and Rivers

Robert talks with Sandi Toksvig about about his epic expedition across Canada by birchbark canoe, for the BBC radio show 'Excess Baggage',

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/excessbaggage/index_20060211.shtml

Wednesday
Apr222009

bring me the Glass Eye of Cretan Lawrence

Robert discusses the book The Rash Adventurer by Imogen Grundon about the life of archaeologist, guerilla leader, scholar and athlete John Pendlebury, for The Daily Mail,

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/books/article-463039/Bring-glass-eye-Cretan-Lawrence.html

Tuesday
Apr212009

hello darkness, my old friend

Robert describes Cairo nightlife after 1001 nights of living in the city, for CNN Traveller,

http://www.cnntraveller.com/2008/09/01/hello-darkness-my-old-friend/

Tuesday
Apr212009

Wind, Sand and Stars

Robert talks about The Explorer School and the skills needed for desert exploration, for CNN Traveller,

http://www.cnntraveller.com/2007/11/01/wind-sand-and-stars/

Thursday
Apr162009

Against the Current

Robert describes an event during his expedition across Canada by birchbark canoe, and how 'adventures' are often the result of escape from an elementary blunder...

http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/against-the-current-571455.html

 

Thursday
Apr162009

my Flight into Egypt

Robert swaps the dream of living in France for the exotic allure of Egypt

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/house-and-home/property/my-flight-into-egypt-561275.html

Thursday
Apr162009

in the Footsteps of Count Laszlo

Robert describes a journey to the Gilf Kebir in the western corner of the Egyptian Sahara, in an article from The Independent,

http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/africa/in-the-footsteps-of-count-laszlo-492253.html