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Collection of the best travel movies from global adventure blog Inside the Travel Lab. From rock concerts to buffalo rides, icy adventure cruises to interviews with costume designers, explore your world through video…

The Iron Route – From Istanbul to Berlin by Video

I’m just back from my #IronRoute project – travelling from Istanbul to Berlin by train in order to zig-zag across the former Iron Curtain. I wanted to find out more about the countries that used to live on either side of the border…

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Balloon flights wadi rum

Balloon flights: Hot & Cold

Another four am start. Another cold morning. Another walk through darkness and another outstanding experience. […]

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Canyon Video with Canyoning Girls

The Canyon Video: Adrenaline, Neoprene & Plenty of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Just when you think you’ve done it all (Well most of it. A lot. At least half. OK, so some adventures at least) along comes something new. Welcome to canyoning…

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Abigail King in an underwater video

Underwater Videos: Testing the Olympus TG-610

As it turns out, once you’ve made the jump (ahem) into the water to take still photos with a piece of technology, it’s then very easy to switch to the video mode and…

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Lying on the sand during a surf lesson

Surf Lessons: The Good, the Bad and the Downright Ugly

Men form a semi-circle on the sand, arching their backs and turning their faces towards the sun. But this isn’t a wellness retreat or a yoga lesson.

It’s surfing. And this is a surf lesson…

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Red Bull at the Valencia Formula One Grand Prix

The Valencia Grand Prix: Inside the Safety Car

Last year, I was lucky enough to travel inside the Formula One Paddock and interview Lotus race engineer Gianluca Pisanello.

This year, I bring you the view from the track from inside the safety car…

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Market Entrance Sign at Seattle's Pike Place Market in Red Letters

Pike Place Market, Seattle

Seattle’s Pike Place Market has pulled off an outrageously flamboyant version of the American Dream: it’s made selling fish sexy.

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Two men lying on a beach to take travel photos and make a travel video

Making a Travel Video with the SONY-NEX5

A Beginner’s Guide   As promised in The Sony NEX-5 Camera – The Travel Photography […]

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mini cooper smallcarBIGCITY - fun things to do in London

London: The coolest way to travel…

Emerging from Clapham Junction’s grey and predictable train station, I saw him straight away. A scarlet…

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An Unusual Journey in Japan’s Okinawa Islands: Island-Hopping By Water Buffalo

When the US occupied the Okinawa islands in southwest Japan, they switched the rules of the road to make everyone drive on the right. These remote Yaeyama islanders did what they had always done: they let the water buffalo choose the route.

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How Close Can You Get? Icebergs in Alaska

  So simple, so fresh, so utterly amazing. Ice and fire fascinate me at a […]

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Interview with a Costume Designer

Karen Christoffersen, the costume designer at Copenhagen’s Circus, introduced me to the science behind the sparkly bra. As with so much in the world, there’s much more to it than…

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Gold Dust & Magic Mud – A Glacier Tour in Alaska

Bright white and blue – that’s the typical image of a glacier, isn’t it? Milky glacial water, iridescent ice and a sky full of sunshine or perhaps the swirl of falling snow.

The Baird Glacier in southeast Alaska has a rather different chemistry…

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