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Alone On The Ice

"Alone on Ice" is known as the greatest survival story in the history of exploration, the gripping account is told by award-winning writer and adventurer David Roberts. In 1913, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, alone and near starvation, does a ninety-five-mile trek across Antarctic ice after the death of his companions and the loss of most of his provisions. Mawson defied the odds and cheated death, he battled hunger, insanity, and deadly crevasses, returning to basecamp almost a month later as a barely living skeleton. via

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VILLA ON DUNBAR ROCK

Villa on Dunbar Rock is a diver´s paradise built on a rock, and surrounded by crystal clear water and the beautiful Mesoamerican barrier reef. About 44 miles off the north coast of Honduras, in the Caribbean, lays this unique all-inclusive villa for a perfect dive vacation with no crowds, it features eight suites with breathtaking views, a private white sand beach for lounging, swimming and snorkeling, and an infinity pool; the perfect place to unwind after a day of...
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InBox Capsule Hotel

If you´re one of those adventure travelers that likes to travel light and requires only the bare essentials, the InBox Capsule Hotel is the perfect pitstop. Located in the heart of Saint-Petersburg, Russia, the unique hotel both minimises and maximises space with this typically Japanese concept. Designed by DA Architects, the minimal hotel invites 24 guests to stay in small wooden bunks, and unlike traditional hotels where rooms are larger but socially restricting, ...
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FLOATING HOTEL

Floating Hotel is a really cool option for those who love creative ways of making inland tourism. This award winning project by Salt & Water, consists of a main hotel structure, that includes the restaurant, a common living room area, a caffe and an event hall, you then also get smaller mobile structures, that are in fact small catamarans, that you can use to navigate around the main structure or drift off on solo adventures. These smaller structures can take up...
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