Benedict Allen: the no-GPS, no-sponsor, no-backup adventurer

He is 57, he is brilliant, interesting, pleasant, and when he speaks you hang on his every word. His name is Benedict Allen and the incredible adventures he had are even difficult to imagine: a writer who literally devoted his life to discovery. He became famous for his minimalist travel style, his survival techniques in…
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Andy Ferrario and the top 10 bookshops in Europe

We love Andy. We like her style, we share her passions and admire her work. Andrea Ferrario (@AndyKate) is an Instagrammer based in Milan who was able to create a rather atypical community of followers, in love with fashion and literature. On her profile, a retro mood and a markedly Brit style make her timeline…
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Travelling without moving: Joseph Cornell

At 16, Joseph Cornell had to leave school to support his family: his father's death forced him to take charge of his mother and three brothers, one of whom was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. When, in 1921, he began to work in New York as door to door fabrics salesman, he also began to explore…
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