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Getting to Know the Guides: Gareth

by Emma on February 5, 2019

Gareth, occasionally known by groups as “Billy Boy Wonder” for reasons no-one can quite remember, has been leading groups on…

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The Ultimate Guide to the Adventure Travel Show 2019

by Emma on January 17, 2019

As you may know from our recent blog post, The Bucket List Company will be heading to the Adventure Travel…

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How much can my bag weigh for Everest Base Camp?

by Keith Crockford on September 25, 2018

Question of the week – how much can my bag weigh for the Everest Base Camp trek? As we approach…

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Which Travel Adapter Do I Need?

by Keith Crockford on May 8, 2018

What would Keith do? Episode 5 One question we get asked a lot, and actually it’s been asked since we…

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A Quick Tip on Staying Dry!

by Keith Crockford on May 7, 2018

What would Keith do? Episode 4 One question we got asked last week was: which waterproofs should I buy? Well,…

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What’s your must have? Part 1

by Keith Crockford on April 18, 2018

What would Keith do? Episode 3 As well as answering your questions, I also want to provide tips and hacks…

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12 Reasons Why Mount Toubkal Should Be On Your Bucket List

by Keith Crockford on April 17, 2018

I love Morocco, the High Atlas Mountains and Mount Toubkal – I’ve been there 10+ times now. Why do I love…

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Don’t Leave Marrakech Without Doing These Ten Things

by Keith Crockford on April 13, 2018

Marrakech is one of the most remarkable places I’ve ever been, and the biggest compliment I can give the city…

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Should I Buy Trekking Poles?

by Keith Crockford on April 11, 2018

After last week’s episode someone emailed in with the question – “Should I buy trekking poles?” My answer to this…

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How do I get the right Sleeping bag?

by Keith Crockford on April 4, 2018

What would Keith do? Episode 1 Let’s talk sleeping bags! Whilst we were in Morocco recently two of our clients…

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How hard is it to climb Mount Toubkal?

by Keith Crockford on April 3, 2018

As you can imagine, I get asked A LOT of questions about the trips we do. And I don’t think…

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How hard is it to trek the Sahara?

by Keith Crockford on March 9, 2018

The Sahara needs no introduction The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world. At 9.2 MILLION kilometres squared, it’s…

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How To Cycle From Kilimanjaro To Ngorongoro

by Keith Crockford on March 8, 2018

When most people think about Kilimanjaro, trekking and climbing is the first thing that springs to mind. But what about…

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Myths, Facts and Info Before You Visit the Great Wall of China

by Keith Crockford on October 20, 2017

The Great Wall of China has got be up there with the most fascinating landmarks to encounter on the entire…

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How to choose the right socks for your trek?

by Keith Crockford on October 17, 2017

Socks are one of the most underrated, pivotal pieces of kit you can take on any adventure trek. Why? Well,…

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