...Well, I'm in Bruges! I'm just an excitable little kid at heart... You have no idea how super excited I was yesterday morning catching the Eurostar to the continent! I mean it's silly really, all we're doing is getting a train and travelling the short 23 miles from UK to France... ...However, the idea…Read more What am I up to now?
You just can't beat that big open road. The landscape stretched out for as far as your eyes can see. There aren't many life experiences that a good old American road trip can't trump! You'll pass through shanty towns, fuel up in crookedy old gas stations, and you'll get to experience life on the road.…Read more My 7 Little Tips for a successful Road Trip around America (Based from my experiences)
Who here is guilty of sitting on an idea? Thinking..."hmm I really want to, but should I? Shouldn't I?" We all do it, there's no shame in it. I'm not writing this post to tell you to get up and get going (although you totally should...this trip is awesome!), I'm writing it simply to share with…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp… My Top 5 Tips to making it happen.
Just a quickie... So ladies and gents, the boy has officially turned 35 today! Let's all sing a Happy Birthday to him shall we. Anyone who knows him will know that he just LOVES all that stuff eh 😉 haha So that's it right, competition time for him over. Finished... Not quite it would seem!…Read more Brother Vs Sister Update
So here I was, about to embark on the rest of my journey. The bit where I get to test myself further, the cold, the altitude, the terrain. The bit where I actually get to be as up, close and personal to Everest as I possibly can (without climbing her that is...but that's for another day…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 2)
Believe it or not, the mountains have not always featured a conveniently tarmacked strip of land from which airplanes are able to take off and land. So how did our once great explorers start their long journey to the base, or summit, of the highest mountain in the world? They walked! Huzzah! Nowadays the starting point…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 1)