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Sir Francis Chichester (1901 - 1972) British yachtsman and adventurer, he was the first person to sail solo around the world (1966-1967) with only one stop (at Sydney), in his boat the Gipsy Moth IV

from Birthday Wishes Expert

Travel Quotes : Collecting Moments instead of Things

I have an insane calling to travel. I know I was born to travel the world and I wont die without doing so. My soul will forever live and see it all. -jass | pinned by

from Smithsonian

For 40 Years, This Russian Family Was Cut Off From All Human Contact, Unaware of World War II

Norman Borlaug - plant pathologist and geneticist who dedicated his life to developing high-yield, disease-resistant crops to help grow food for poor countries

from Camille Styles

15 Documentaries You Need To Watch Now

Fashion, food, comedy, ballet... our favorite documentary features have it ALL! Well, everything except sports... #sorrynotsorry

from the Guardian

Robert McCrum meets the family of the infamous 'lone sailor, Donald Crowhurst

Donald Crowhurst on board the Teignmouth Electron. The boat was discovered unmanned in July