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On Hispar glacier

Just Another Adventure Story

Celebrated photographer Robert Holmes reflects on adventure in one of the wildest, most remote regions in the world.
Moulay Idriss, Morocco

Scalded, Sanded, and Smeared

This place should come with a warning sticker. You know, like the advisories on the outside of certain compact disc cases: “Explicit content.” A sign that says “Fat, Middle-Aged, Pasty Guys: Beware”…

Hunting the Lost Beer of the Incan Empire

When the bar owner placed the lukewarm glass of cloudy, phlegm-colored beer in front of me, I could tell the description “it’s an acquired taste” would be an understatement. I had crisscrossed a Peruvian...