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Wandering the World

Stories and tips from around the world.


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Wandering the World

By David G. Paul


Every journey is a story that can be told. Over the space of ten years I visited many countries across the seven continents on adventures that took me to desert landscapes, up mountains, on voyages across the sea, and to the farthest reaches of the globe.

In this time I visited countries such as Egypt, Peru, Kenya, Antarctica, Norway, Russia, and Mongolia. The lessons I learnt along the way would stick with me and help plan each new adventure. Though there will always be new lessons to be learnt…

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And Other Places…

Adventure Meet-ups

Conquering the 7th continent - Antarctica! Over on Adventure Meet-ups I talk about my experience joining a group for an expedition to Antarctica. It was a shared experience with new friends made along the way.

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Recent Trips

Budapest is a city my sister has wanted to visit for several years as she thought "the buildings look cool". Having changed my mind about returning to Greece just yet, I decided this would be a good o…

My first trip to Cyprus had been for a half marathon race that never took place. It'd been postponed until 2022, but due to timings I decided to defer until the 2023 event as it'd work better that way…

I've dreamt of visiting Petra since I'd learnt the place I'd seen watching Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade was a real place, and located in Jordan. It wasn't used as Petra in the film, but was the …

> “In Italy, for 30 years under the Borgias, they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly lo…

For my first trip of 2022, I was heading to the Bailiwick of Guernsey for a 36 mile ultra marathon around the island. As with any other trip to a new place, of course I'd try to get in as much tourism…

More Trips…

Recent Races

Guernsey Ultra 36 #GU36

MK Half Marathon

Boston Marathon

Leicester's Big 10K

Hillingdon 20
After running this race last year, I thought: "never again". Hilly by name, hilly by nature, and 20 miles of it was just more than I felt was needed. However, after deciding to do GU36 one more time, …

More Running…

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