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Everest Base Camp Trip Report – October 2018

by Emma on January 8, 2019

On October 1st 2018, Ollie and I met with 35 excited travellers ready to embark on a trip to Nepal…

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Heading to the Adventure Travel Show 2019!

by Emma on January 3, 2019

We are excited to announce that The Bucket List Company will soon be heading off to exhibit at the Adventure…

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Why the hell would you travel in a group?

by Keith Crockford on November 2, 2018

Generally speaking, people like to go on holiday with people they know, so why on earth are thousands of people…

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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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How to Choose High Altitude Boots

by Keith Crockford on June 12, 2018

There’s little doubt that pretty much the most important piece of kit you can choose for any trek is a…

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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 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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