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Ben Southall
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Adventurer Advocate, Digital Journalist, winner & author of The Best Job in the World, Afritrex, Best Expedition, Aussie 8, New Zealand 9, Best Life in the World
Adventurer Advocate, Digital Journalist, winner & author of The Best Job in the World, Afritrex, Best Expedition, Aussie 8, New Zealand 9, Best Life in the World

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Just written a blog about the effect on travel and tourism in the Whitsundays following Cyclone Debbie. Please share 

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A few months ago Sophee and I celebrated our wedding anniversary in the heat of tropical North Queensland at the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival​ with a run through the rainforest, along the beach and up the infamous Bump Track. Here's what went down on a very memorable weekend on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef...

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We explored the majesty of Japan, met the friendliest people and had the most incredible conditions with masses of snow, then perfect sunshine. Here's just some of the adventures we had...

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It's not such a Lonely Planet when you travel with the one you love :)

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If you love running and travel then why not combine the two? We headed to Yulara in the Northern Territory to take on the red earth of the Australian Outback Marathon

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They say a photographer is only as good as the subject they're shooting. Which is why having the Himalayas as a backdrop, Lake Attabad as the surroundings, and my drop-dead gorgeous wife on a rainbow-painted boat with Colonel Mustard precariously perched on board, has turned me - a very, very average photographer - into a published one. Thank you to Penguin Publications for the best coffee table book ever, and to The Guardian for writing about it.

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Memories of Africa come flooding back....

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10 days of mind-blowing Himalayan scenery, vertigo-inducing suspension bridges and heart-pumping inclines. If there's one BIG trek you do in your lifetime then make it the best of the best. Here's what it takes to walk to the roof of the world...

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Speedy start to Sunday! Fast half around the river

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While Sophee headed to Fiji to help with the cyclone recovery (read as basking on beaches sipping cocktails), I'm up in the clouds at Everest Base Camp filming a series for the Travel Channel. You've all seen the pictures before, but what's it like living in the highest tent city in the world?
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