Ajip Yusoff

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GREAT DRIVES: Touring the Scottish Highlands in a BMW 3 Series Touring

<i>“When the day shall come that we do part,” he said softly, and turned to look at me, “if my last words are not ‘I love you’-</i>ye’ll <i>ken it was because I</i> …

Time Travel

30 Surefire Ways to Keep Out Fall Pests

Fall is crunch time when it comes to safeguarding your home against pests. These tips will do the trick.<p>Look not only for larger gaps in your attic …

Gardening

How will Guyana deal with its oil windfall?

The South American country with the smallest GDP is about to burst with oil.<p>ExxonMobil found oil off Guyana's coast in 2015, and believes the reserves are big. Conservative estimates project to about 4 billion barrels. Some experts think there's more to be found in the country's 6.6 million-acre …

Guyana

The Ultimate Overlander

One of the most hotly debated subjects around the campfire these days is what 4WD vehicle deserves the title of “Ultimate Overlander.” The …

Apple teaches photo editing with over-the-phone classes

Half an hour could boost your photography skills.<p>Many device makers give you the tools to capture and edit great photos, but they seldom teach you how to make the most of those tools. Apple thinks it can -- and unlike in the past, you don't need to show up in person to develop your skills. The …

Photo Editing

The World's Most Beautiful Drives

Travel<p>We asked and you answered. These are some of the most stunning drives in the world, according to our readers.<p>There’s nothing like arriving at a rental car counter and learning you’ll be walking away with keys to a convertible. I’ve experienced this happy surprise a couple of times so far in …

Travel Photography

DIY Travel Spice Kit for Foodies or Gourmet Camping Food

Sometimes all you need to step up your food game are some spices. Whether you’re camping and want to take your cooking to the next level, or you just …

Foodies

Featured Vehicle: The Aussie Bushman

<i>“We want a reliable, tough, go anywhere vehicle that can take the two of us securely and comfortably into the nether regions of our beautiful planet”.</i><p>…

Step aboard the USS Kearsarge, the US Navy workhorse that takes Marines to war

In US Navy history, just four ships have borne the name Kearsarge.<p>The first, a Civil War sloop, sank the CSS Alabama off the coast of France in 1864. The next one, a battleship, sailed around the world with Theodore Roosevelt's Great White Fleet. The third, an aircraft carrier, recovered astronauts …

New York City

Peugeot Rifter 4x4

Clearly following the overland trend, French automakers Peugeot have unveiled the Rifter 4x4, a car based on the Rifter people-mover but built and …

Off-roading

Sleek RV expands to reveal jet-like interiors

First-class champagne not included<p>Traditional RVs are not the prettiest of vehicles. Big, boxy, and often painted an unattractive beige, RVs can lack the aesthetics of a gorgeous teardrop trailer or the impressive grit of four-wheel-drive campers. Outdoor companies have taken note of this trend, …

Living Rooms

Offroad Westfalia camper van follows the compass toward the dirt, rock and unknown

Westfalia might very well be the most well-known camper van converter on the planet, but its reputation lies primarily in highway-touring VW buses …

In photos: Adrift in a sea of monstrous camping machines at the world's biggest cross-country vehicle expo

This year, we made our first trip over to Germany's Abenteuer & Allrad (Adventure & Allwheel) show. Very similar to Overland Expo, but considerably …

Campers

The 6 Best Off-Road Trailers of 2018

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018.</i><p>There was once a time when exploring the great outdoors on wheels …

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE’s Suspension Is Super Crazy Insane!

It can enable three-wheel motion, hop the GLE out of ruts, and lean into corners.<p>Self-help gurus have made an industry out of reminding humans they can’t be everything to everyone, but the message is lost on the manufacturers of SUVs and crossovers. As the market continues to tilt in favor of these …

Off-roading

Successful bosses run their most effective meetings exactly like this

Once upon a time, I worked for a woman who was known as a star meeting facilitator. CEOs would call left and right, asking her to organize strategy …

Google Spent a Decade Researching What Makes a Great Boss. They Came Up With These 10 Things

Google's spent the last 10 years studying the habits of effective managers. You can learn a lot from their conclusions.<p><i>"People leave managers, not companies."</i><p>We've all heard it. Many of us have experienced it. But what makes people want to leave a manager in the first place? And if you happen to …

The Top 10 Safari Outfitters

These are the go-to travel specialists for your next adventure itinerary, as voted by T+L readers.<p>Travel trends come and go, but a safari never goes …

Top 10

Video of the Week: History of the Toyota Land Cruiser

This website uses cookies so that we can provide you with the best user experience possible. Cookie information is stored in your browser and …

The Overland Minimalist

You are overlanding to the remote reaches of the planet, so who do you choose as a companion? Bear Grylls or Ray Mears? Sure, Bear would be a …

The Traveler’s Tree House

The mere mention of the word overlanding is often enough to evoke images of sunsets on the Serengeti, the silhouette of a truck marked for adventure …

20 Things You’ll Learn Driving Across Australia

1. There are countless things that can kill you—but they probably won’t.<p>Australia is home to some of the most deadly critters on earth. Jellyfish, …

Roads

Abenteuer and Allrad 2018

Europeans are famously prolific travelers, so it is no surprise then that the largest overland show on the planet is to be found in the town of Bad …

A True Global Explorer from the Land Down Under: The EarthCruiser

The rain was driving hard against the windscreen, the storm rocking the ferry to starboard, rotating it with the wind and current. The operator was …

Overlanding Elevated

When it comes to overland gear, North America has been playing catchup for the last decade. The trickle of products started with a few rooftop tents, …

My six pack Dadbod challenge: how I got a washboard stomach in 12 weeks

Until recently, the idea of having a six pack was simply pie in the sky. Not only had I never been in possession of such a thing, I was also 36 years old with two kids and a busy job. Hopes of making my stomach resemble a washboard had long since passed. Easier (and a lot more fun) to sit back and …

Top 10 pieces of advice for new travelers

So you decided to start traveling or at least to go for a trip? Congratulations! You made one of those few decisions in life which people never …

Top 10

8 Glamping Sites In Asia For Your Pocahontas Dreams Without The Rabak-ness

<b>Camping in style</b><p><i>Source</i><p>I’ve always wanted to go camping. Not the secondary school kind of camp at Dairy Farm, but the kind you see in the movies. The …

I Tested Your Best Camping Hacks And This Is What Happened

There was ~some~ food on fire.

Hacking

Around Iceland in 14 days (article 5 of 10)

<b>Day 7</b> <b><br>28 Aug 2015</b> <br>Church and Christianity, Black Sand Beach, Cairn stones for travellers and Glimpse of the Glacier<p><b>First stop</b> <br>Found this small, quaint …