Action man and explorer Riaan Manser's tips on how to adventure

Explorer Riaan Manser is well known for completing five world firsts (of which 2 are recognised as Guinness World Records).

Some of these include cycling the entire perimeter of the African continent, circumnavigation of Madagascar by single kayak and Iceland with partner Dan Skinstad by double kayak.

He sat down with Azania Mosaka to talk about his best experience and shared some advice with those individuals considering a life of adventure.

He says cycling through Africa was his greatest experience.

That journey without a doubt is still my favorite. I learnt so much about a continent that so many know so little about. I went and lived it.

Riaan Manser, explorer

He says there is no need to go to the extreme if you are starting off.

Click on the link below to hear more from Manser....


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