Travelolio 17 – World Travel Trivia from Twosome

Written by Poorna & Brinda

We are back with another edition Travelolio – World travel trivia from Twosome!

We want to share with you some of the interesting stories/articles/video/pictures we have read/seen over the week. Some nice articles inspiring enough for you to start the next vacation. A video of fellow travellers we have loved seeing and want you to experience.

Travel + Olio = Travelolio, this is a potpourri of world travel trivia. For your reading on weekend.

Hope you would love it the way we loved reading/watching them.

Life lessons from the top of Africa

Travel Trivia around the world

What does one learn by climbing mountains? What happens when you are on top of the world when you summit? Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott have been travelling the world for last 16 years and are still not satiated. They write their travel experiences in a lovely blog named Uncornered Market. In this lovely post, Daniel writes about climbing the tallest mountain in Africa – Mount Kilimanjaro – and lessons he learnt on the way.

Please read on here Climbing Kilimanjaro 

Walk over world’s longest Salt desert

Travel Trivia around the world

Have you ever thought of walking over salt stretching over 170 KMs? Mathew Waligora has done it! It is an amazing feat covering 10 days. Not sure whether we can replicate him. But we can at least read about his experience here. Please translate it into English before reading it.

A walk through the salt desert!

Video we liked – Longest Sea cave in the world!

Travel Trivia around the world

National Geographic explorer Nicholas Barth accidentally found this sea cave. It is not an ordinary cave. This happens to be the longest sea cave in the world! Almost a mile long. Check out the video even as he explains his experience of canoeing through it.

Inside world’s longest sea caves

Road Trips….Road Trips….Road Trips

Travel Trivia around the world

If you love road trips like us then America should rank high on your list. It is a spectacular and driving through the country is always a pleasure. Here is another nice list of road trips you can plan next time you visit the USA!

8 Road Trips across America

Rooftop bars of London

World Travel Trivia

London is synonymous with pubs. A pint in any of its iconic pubs is an exciting experience. How about roof top bars with lovely views of London at night? Here is a nice list for you to explore. Sip your bubbly looking at the lovely sights of the city at night. Here is a list of Rooftop bars in London you should not miss!

Photos we liked – 36 Lightening pictures that will electrify your day!

World Travel Trivia

Look at the above picture. Do we have to say anything about it? Check out this album and it is truly electrifying. With monsoon coming to India soon, we can experience some!

36 Lightening pictures that will electrify you!

From Twosome Archive – Cherrapunji – Where wet is beautiful!

World Travel Trivia

Monsoon is likely to hit India in next two weeks. We posted on 6 things you can do to enjoy monsoon experience in India few days back. Nothing can beat being in Cherrapunji when it rains. It does not rain here. It pours. Check out our experience of Cherrapunji here

Cherrapunji – Where wet is beautiful!

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About the author

Poorna & Brinda

We are Brinda and Poorna from Bengaluru, the “Silicon city” or “Garden city” of India.

We travel together. We caught the travel bug 20 years back. On our honey moon, we traveled over the sea, in the train, by bus and in an aircraft! Our adventures probably started in that year. It continues, ever since.

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