Phillippa Stewart

When a couple rode from Malaysia to Britain they saw some incredible sights and experienced the generosity of strangers.

Walking, running or crawling … there is more than one way to reach the summit of Mount Kinabalu, writes Phillippa Stewart.

If travel is about learning, then I've learned in Nepal that competitiveness and an adventurous streak don't mix well. That is how I find myself staring down at a 160-metre drop into the raging Bhote Koshi River - attached to a fraying bungee rope.

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