Vietnam and Cambodia are popular gap year destinations, but few people travel across them by push bike. Becky Khalil did exactly that.
Some people organise a bake sale, others run marathons. Marco Barcella decided to cycle 600km across Mexico in eight exhausting days to raise money for his chosen charity.
In August, Dave Cornthwaite jumped into the Missouri River at South Dakota and began swimming towards Missouri. A 1,000 miles later, he completed Swim1000.
Volunteering on gap year programs in developing countries can be beneficial and rewarding, but what are your options? And what are the challenges?
10 months, 41 countries, 30,000 miles and they're still going on the meter. We caught up with Paul Archer and the boys to see what they've been up to on their gap year.
Everest expedition leader Gavin Bate tells us about the dangers of sleeping at 8,000m, risking death to rescue a friend and the psychology behind reaching an iconic summit...
Every now and then we hear of a fundraising event that really makes us stand up and take note. This 10,000 mile 3-wheel tuk-tuk journey, Bangkok to Brighton, is one such event.