Tusker Geografica’s series on World War II pays homage to the men whose sacrifice is often obscured by time and the failed wars that came afterwards. In the second part we revisit the roles two POWs played.
In 2001 on Tusker’s first charity climb, eight acquaintances became life-long friends and hatched a plan involving a really good, and really big bottle of Cognac. ‘The Kilimanjaro Tontine’ came out this year and 7 glasses were poured.
There are few among us who have not entertained the idea of permanently dumping modern civilization and seeking out a remote paradise in a far off corner of the world.