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TUSKER VIP ADVENTURE GROUP

TUSKER VIP ADVENTURE GROUP

All you need to show is the spirit of adventure, and Eddie will green light your membership into The Tusker VIP Adventure Group.

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MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

Hunting with eagles started before Genghis Khan’s time, and Mongolia remains strongly tied to its primordial past.

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MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

From its awe-inspiring landscapes, unique nomadic culture, and historical significance, the remote Western steppes of Mongolia are like no other place on earth.

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MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

Take a deeper look at the second of Tusker’s latest videos that capture the essence of trekking in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia.

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WHAT IS IT REALLY LIKE TO TREK TO EVEREST BASE CAMP?

WHAT IS IT REALLY LIKE TO TREK TO EVEREST BASE CAMP?

This 38 mile trek isn’t about ego-driven peak bagging. It’s a cultural and spiritual journey with some of the world’s most breathtaking scenery thrown in.

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DINING WITH DESPOTS

By on February 16, 2016 in Adventure, Africa, History, Tusker Legacy with 1 Comment
DINING WITH DESPOTS

A young Eddie Frank, with wanderlust in his heart and a fire in his belly, found himself in Munich buying surplus German Army trucks with the outrageous plan to transport them all the way to West Africa.

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10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

By on January 17, 2016 in Asia, Culture, History, Mongolia with 0 Comments
10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

From Genghis Khan to eagle hunters and spectacular wildlife, Mongolia is full of interesting factoids.

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TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

Experience Tusker’s 40 year legacy through a new interactive timeline, moving from Eddie’s first Sahara crossing to Tusker’s latest adventures.

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BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

By on December 7, 2015 in Adventure, Africa, History, Travel, Tusker Legacy
BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

In 40 years of travel across Africa, how has Eddie never failed to cross a border? Put on your game face and dig for your kwachas.

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MANNA FROM HEAVEN

MANNA FROM HEAVEN

Cargo cults worship the Gods of War. Sometimes when people encounter advanced technology they can’t comprehend; it becomes part of their religion.

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