Friday Detours: 12th June 2020

This week we take your tastebuds on a trip, mark a significant Everest ascent, marvel at the year’s most incredible photographs and showcase the most epic adventurers.

12th June 2020 | Words by Matt Jones @ WildBounds HQ

#1 Mouth-watering recipes from across the globe
If you’ve ever wondered how to make authentic Cornish pasties, Spanish churros, Korean kimchi or Texan chilli, Lonely Planet’s easy-to-follow travel recipes are here to take your tastebuds on a trip.

#2 Caradoc Jones, the first Welshman on Everest
Back in the mid-90s, the world of expedition climbing was populated by a motley crew of gifted dirtbag climbers. The BMC tells the story of one famous example – Caradoc Jones, who joined an Everest expedition aged 33 and became the first Welsh person to stand on the world’s highest summit.

#3 The year’s most incredible pictures
The winners of the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards have been announced. Check out Pablo Albarenga’s stunning work focused on indigenous communities in Latin America, plus incredible shots from other professional categories.

#4 Our top Instagram adventurers
We’ve refreshed our piece on the top Instagram accounts to follow – the ideal way to liven up your feed and get inspired by some of the world’s most badass adventurers.

#5 Epic mountain paragliders
In one of the most daring bits of adventure film we’ve seen recently, Russian paragliders Egor Posokhin and Yaroslav Nikulin perform a stunning tandem flight in the Caucasus.

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