Black mermaid found on our desert island in Africa

May 21, 2017 Curiosities by Docastaway Team
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While exploring desert islands in Africa the other day for our castaways, we found what looks like a mermaid. We think we were very lucky. We never saw a black mermaid before
If we finally find the perfect secluded island in Africa for our clients, they may find her as well

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Video of our latest group on Siroktabe Island

May 9, 2017 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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Here above you can see the nice video which this 6 castaways made as a keepsake of his 10 days experience on the Siroktabe desert island (Indonesia), March 2017…

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Video of our latest Dutch castaway on Amparo Island

April 21, 2017 Docastaway Clients by Docastaway Team
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Here above you can see the beautiful video which Kai from the Netherlands made as a keepsake of his 8 days SOLO experience on the Amparo desert island (Indonesia), July 2016.

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Discovering the island of the WW2 castaway Hiroo Onoda

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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Our eBook about ‘Vietnamese Tarzan’ released on Amazon

June 26, 2016 Curiosities by Docastaway Team
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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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We lived in the jungle for 5 days with the Vietnamese Tarzan (DOCUMENTARY)

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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Our castaways Nicholas & Tor on 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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