stuff we drool about

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

Get it in Europe here

Enjoy a great, true adventure story ? Also check out "Alone - Seventy-six days lost at Sea"




alone-on-the-ice-2.jpg | Image

alone-on-the-ice-3.jpg | Image

alone-on-the-ice-4.jpg | Image

alone-on-the-ice-5.jpg | Image

FOUR SEASONS PRIVATE ISLAND MALDIVES | Image

FOUR SEASONS PRIVATE ISLAND MALDIVES

What more could you ask for when looking for some real time out... meet the first exclusive-use private island to be managed by the Four Seasons hotel group, Voavah Private Island in the Maldives, one of the world’s most luxurious hideaways. The Voavah Four Seasons Resort features a 2 bedroom overwater villa, a 3 bedroom beach villa, and 2 Mezzanine Suites. Only up to 22 people are allowed, meaning the only other people outside of your family, friends and personal s...
read more
JAMES BOND CARS | Image

JAMES BOND CARS

The new book James Bond Cars pays tribute to the legendary cars and vehicles that have starred alongside the world´s most famous agent in so many unforgettable stunts and races. The 192-page book is illustrated with many stunning photographs and technical information on the cars and the stunts in the movies. From the iconic Aston Martin DB5, to the aquatic Lotus Esprit, to the BMW Z3 Roadster and the Rolls-Royce Phantom, to the latest movie Spectre´s spectacular Ast...
read more
SURF 100 GREATEST WAVES | Image

SURF 100 GREATEST WAVES

Every surfer dreams of catching the perfect wave, a new book by Transworld SURF’s expert editors brings you insider information on beaches and best surf spots on Earth. "Surf: 100 Greatest Waves" collects amazing photos of the 100 top spots to surf around the world, along with hands-on tips on how to go there yourself. From the classics like Mexico, Fiji, Thailand to inside secret spots like Iceland, Lakshadweep, Wales…you’ll find the best surf the planet has to off...
read more