We’ve an army of digital wizards who have lovingly crafted us a beautiful blogging and tracking system. Your friends and family will almost feel they’re stuck in the rickshaw with you - minus the smell of BO and Dal.
The link you need to be sharing with your friends, families and Indian supporters along the way is this one:
The place you need to go to share your adventure with the world is here:
You can post in a few different ways, email, via SMS or the blogging site.
If you get a SIM, you will be able to get data in most places so you can easily post updates on the blogging page on your browser.
The first step is to register your mobile which you can do via the dashboard - http://blogging.theadventurists.com. Head to 'My Adventures' and 'Tracking' You only need to do this once for each phone number.
To post an update, the message must take the following format:
location : message
Try to be as specific with your location as possible. For example:
Cochin, Kerela, India : 100 meters in and the exhaust fell off...
To send us a more precise location, you can specify a what3words location string taken from their mobile app, or send us specific latitude / longditude coordinates:
downhill.moisture.flat : We just escaped bribe number three by sharing some sweets
Lat: -43.648080, Lng: 172.959781 : Dinner at the Menzies'
Send the message to:
Use the email account you signed up to The Adventurists with. If you send from a different email address, we won't know who you are or what team you're on.
Send your update to email@example.com
To post an image, just attach it to your email.
Updates you send by what3words will geolocate automatically on our tracking map so the world will know where you are.
To use it, download the what3words app and share your pin location from the map to email or text.
If you share by email, make sure the what3words location is the first line of your email message, and then write your content below that. You can attach an image and it will show in your update. Send your email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you share by text, format it like this:
Send your text to +44 7937 946677. Remember, you can't use the text function unless you've registered your phone number.