Wine is language on the lips… ~ Virginia Wolf That’s the tagline for Vineworks, an interactive wine tasting company and, frankly, lifestyle, owned and operated by Ian Ashworth in the trendy area of Hongdae. It’s more than learning about wine pairings; it’s about pairing wine with people, it’s about stories and homemade recipes, and it’s […]
Mongolia is a country which might surprise you. If you’re planning to take a holiday there in the coming weeks or months, here are five things you’ll need to know about the Asian nation before you travel.
An army of the dead is a common theme in horror and adventure cinema. The Terracotta Army in China is the best example of a real life army of the dead and was created to protect the first Emperor of China in the afterlife. This is why the Terracotta Army is a must-visit for fans of […]
I’ve never seen so many museums in a single country than I have in South Korea. It’s staggering actually. There’s everything from museums on folklore to Leonardo da Vinci, Hello Kitty, and even African art. Some of these museums get a little… different. How about one dedicated to toilet culture around the world? Or even erotica? […]
We’ve launched our YouTube channel! We’ll be making vlogs and fun videos about our travels past, current, and future! Please subscribe to keep updated While I can’t promise how regular updates will be (once Kristina gets into Korea she’s hoping for at least weekly), we’ve officially launched our YouTube channel and have a video to […]
Though while it’s already Year of the Monkey for a full day in the Eastern part of the world, it’s just midday on our first day of Lunar New Year here in the Western Hemisphere. Celebrations are in cities, towns, and villages all over the world and with good reason. Lunar New Year (aka Chinese […]
Kristina wrote a listicle on Buzzfeed about some of the crazy thoughts us on the Mongol Rally had while driving through Mongolia. There’s some crazy pictures in there. Enjoy!
Cara had to leave The Nerdventurists because of some epic comic work, which makes us sad. However, she drew us this adorable (and delicious!) cookie recipe using Nudie Snacks‘ toasted coconut chips so we don’t starve on the road. Also cookies. Coconut and chocolate cookies! AND they’re vegan (& super delicious even if you’re not, […]
It is an ever changing world and as such, our route to Ulan Ude through 10,000 miles of Europe and Asia is too, ever changing. The Russia Visa Problem is a thing. Americans are allowed Multiple Entry visas, in theory, but sometimes “Russia says no.” That’s a real quote for a visa agent by the […]
We always knew that The Mongol Rally was going to be filled with lots of obstacles. Murphy’s Law definitely applies with this trip, but it’s just one of those things that we have to overcome! No, our car hasn’t already broken down, it’s something a little more personal. One of our team mates has had […]