Spending 6 days on Hiroo Onoda’s island

June 26, 2016 Curiosities by Alvaro Cerezo
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Last December I spent 5 days surviving on the Philippine island where Hiroo Onoda hid during three decades, believing that the Second World War hadn’t yet finished. This story reminds us very much of that…

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Getting to know the Vietnamese jungle boy

June 26, 2016 Curiosities by Alvaro Cerezo
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The main reason I went to look for Ho Van Lang last November was to learn new jungle survival techniques, just as I have been doing these last few years. The best survival ‘teachers’ are to be found among the tribes so for this reason…

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Living in the jungle with the Vietnamese Tarzan

June 25, 2016 Curiosities by Alvaro Cerezo
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Last November, while I was in Vietnam for work reasons, I was lucky enough to spend a few days with this ‘jungle boy’ who is now living in a village, adapting to civilization…

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Nicholas & Tor in Siroktabe

April 15, 2016 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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Here above you can see the video which Nicholas made as a keepsake of their experience on the Siroktabe desert island in Indonesia in July 2015. Nicholas (Great Britain) and Tor (Australia) are good friends and decided to make the experience together….

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How to catch & eat a monitor lizard?

March 31, 2016 Castaway Survival by Alvaro Cerezo
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In this article I will try to explain how to catch a monitor lizard on a desert island letting us change our diet should we find ourselves abandoned a long time….

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How did Reikko Hori´s experience end?

January 22, 2016 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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These are the photo of Reikko´s 19 days experience. Reikko Hunted a monitor lizard. According to her story, the first days were extremely hard as she couldn’t find enough food and drink for her survival, mainly as she had no machete to open coconuts.

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The first female castaway: Reikko Hori

January 21, 2016 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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Reikko Hori is Docastaway’s first female client to go solo and probably the first female voluntary castaway in history. This fascinating 22 year old Japanese girl spent 19 days surviving on what nature had to offer on the island of Amparo in Indonesia.

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First video of the newest island on Earth just emerged from the sea. Hunga Tonga

May 26, 2015 Curiosities by Docastaway Team
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Very soon we will get the video of the experience of Ian Argus Stuart in the new island of Hunga Tonga. Ian has became the first human to sleep on this remote island (11 nights alone)…and probably the last one: This island will sinks back in the sea within months.

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Hunga-Tonga island receives first castaway before it disappears in the ocean

May 24, 2015 Curiosities by Docastaway Team
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A few months ago a volcano exploded underwater and then expanded until this island formed in the middle of the ocean. Ian Argus Stuart is right now on the boat on way back to civilization, after spending 12 days completely alone on this new island…

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Our castaway Gauthier Toulemonde visiting the island of Siroktabe

March 7, 2015 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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After waiting for two years, at last Gauthier Toulemonde had the opportunity to visit one of the islands most yearned for by our castaways, Siroktabe. This island was really one of the first candidates for his famous experiment of 2013 …

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