Videos tagged with "adventure"
HIMALAYAN HERO - Adam Riemann's 4500km epic [02:12]
Riemann rides 4500km through the perils of India and Nepal on a 150cc Hero Impulse ... you've never seen a father-son motorcycle adventure like this before!
#7 - Nepal. [03:51]
seventh part of my "1000 Days of Summer" adventure. pictures by Caro.
THE ODYSSEY EXPEDITION: The Video Pitch [02:36]
On January 1st 2009, I set off on the adventure of a lifetime. THE ODYSSEY is my solo attempt to visit every member of the UN (192 countries) plus Vatican Ci...
Globe Trekker - Bangladesh with Holly Morris [52:29]
In Globe trekker Bangladesh we follow host Holly Morris on an adventure through one of the poorest and most populated countries on the planet. It's a tough but rewarding journey and contrary to expectations Holly discovers a country overflowing with life, culture and incredible hospitality. Her trip starts in Dhaka, the capitol of Bangladesh and the 7th largest city in the world. After a hectic few days dodging rickshaw and tasting the favorite local dish Byrani, she boards the Rocket Paddle Steamer, a relic from the days of the British Raj, and embarks on a 24 hour journey down river to one of the largest mangrove forests in the world, the Sunderban National Park. Risking an encounter with the man eating Bengal Tigers that live in the park Holly joins a group of local villagers on a trek deep into the forest to find honey. The search is a success, despite having to brave a swarm of giant killer bees, and after tasting the golden nectar she departs northward to one of the poorest regions of the country. Journeying mostly by river Holly discovers that Bangladesh consists largely of flood prone low lying flat lands and river deltas. During the wet season large portions of the country are submerged and the northern regions of the country are often the hardest hit. Holly explores some of the ingenious methods the locals have developed to cope with the challenges they face and visits a local "floating" school where she ends up giving the children there a lesson in American ...
Brahmaputra River Expedition by Ribexpedition,Tibet- India-Bangladesh_1.m4v [02:18]
Brahmaputra River Expedition 2010 Navigating the Sky River China -- Tibet -- India - Bangladesh A brief project description Often referred as the "Everest of all rivers", the majestic Brahmaputra is one of the most challenging rivers known to mankind. It originates from Mansarovar, near Mt Kailash in the Himalayas, flows through Tibet, China, India and Bangladesh into the Bay of Bengal. Based on the flow rate and height, the Brahmaputra is one of the strongest and highest rivers in the world earning it the nickname "Sky River". Under the leadership of renowned Swiss adventurer and environmentalist, Andy Leeman, a team of travel enthusiast will take on the challenge to navigate the entire length of this gigantic mass of water in October 2010. Last year Andy and his team completed a 2500-km-long journey of the river Ganges in just 35 days. Their amazing feat made headline news across the world. Andy Leeman has travelled the Amazon, Orinoco, Mekong and Zambezi on previous expeditions.