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History Posts. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

In 1963, the year Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life in prison, another, albeit less notorious, act of subversion against white minority rule in South Africa had just been completed; a film starring Eddie’s mother, Evelyn Frank.

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CALABAR AND GRILL

CALABAR AND GRILL

It’s the summer of ‘78. Eddie was so far down the river (literally) that had the Earth ceased to spin, he may have been one of the last people to hear.

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BENIN JAIL

Anyone who says that youth is wasted on the young must have missed that page in the manual describing how to go out and grab life by the boleros when the call to adventure comes.

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IF HIS MAJESTY HAS COUNTED, IT HAS TO BE 100% CORRECT

IF HIS MAJESTY HAS COUNTED, IT HAS TO BE 100% CORRECT

That immortal line quoted in the title above found its way into Eddie’s brain, out of his mouth, and into the annals of adventure as one of the – until now – least known epic comebacks ever.

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SIZE MATTERS

Grappling with the discovery of impossibly large skeletons and vastly oversized tools, researchers find themselves debating if giants existed beyond the realm of mythology.

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