Video: The Long Way Up is an Adventure Across South America

A few weeks back I shared a video from electric vehicle company Rivian that teased a massive adventure driving across all of South and Central America from Patagonia to Los Angeles. The video was Rivian’s own promo for the journey, which is actually for a television show coming to Apple TV+ called Long Way Up. If you … Read more

Video: Long Way Up — Patagonia to L.A. in an Electric Adventure Vehicle

If you’ve been looking for something to scratch your adventure itch, it seems like Rivian and Apple TV+ may have just the thing. The two companies have joined forces to release a new travel show that is coming to Apple’s streaming service on September 18. The program will follow along as a team of adventures … Read more

The Coronavirus Has Reached the Indigenous Tribes of the Amazon

Health officials in Brazil who are already overwhelmed with the spread of the coronavirus across the country sounded the alarm over another potential crisis. The South American country has already seen at least 22,000 infections thus far, leading to 1250+ deaths. But things could get even worse, as it is now being reported that virus … Read more

Video: Birdwatching with FARC in the Rainforests of Colombia

Back in 2004, Colombian wildlife guide Diego Calderón was birdwatching in the rainforest when he was captured and kidnapped by members of FARC. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) is a Marxist guerrilla group that still exists in that country and years later, Diego returns to the place where he encountered them in an … Read more

Solo-Sailor Completes Figure-8 Voyage Round Antarctica, North and South America

A few weeks back I posted the story of Randall Reeves, a solo-sailor who had set out on a unique adventure that would see him sail around North and South America, as well as Antarctica. At the time, Reeves had just completed his navigation of the Northwest Passage and he was sailing south along the … Read more