After taking some time out to visit some students last week, I was over the moon to get this thank-you note.
Prior to planning an expedition to the country, I knew embarrassingly little about Oman. I still don't know very much..
It's well over two years now, since I returned from my last expedition with BSES, and I still can't grow a proper expedition beard. ..
A budding explorer from Essex who has been inspired by Captain Robert Scott of the Antarctic, will have the chance to prove that they have got what it takes to follow in the legendary Royal Navy Officer's footsteps..
Amazon... a single word can encompass so much that it's difficult to know where to begin. The greatest river, the largest rainforest, home to 10% of all known species; but statistics and facts probably don't do it justice..
I consider myself pretty fortunate really, because from time to time I get to speak to young people from schools, youth groups and universities on behalf of BSES, a youth development charity..
After much deliberating concerning the route we finally decided on a suitable plan involving seven peaks. We began with an early start heading east to the steepest looking mountain..
I've been extremely lucky to be sponsored by a number of great organisations. Without them, I wouldn't have had the experiences I've had, and I probably wouldn't be writing this article..
The British Schools Exploring Society, is a youth development charity, based at the Royal Geographical Society, London.
A-level results day was going to be etched on my mind for years to come, I knew that months before..
Madagascar is the world’s 4th largest island; it is also the 4th poorest country, with almost 70% of the population under the international poverty line of $1.25 a day..