Thoughts... It's become bog standard protocol to want to get to wherever it is we're heading to in as quick a time as viably possible, hasn't it? I mean, this is no bad thing really, I guess. Of course we all have our (busy) lives we're leading and usually a time schedule that we're leading them…Read more A ‘Pre-Adventure’ Adventure
...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?
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)
It's that time of year again folks where we start to think about what the next twelve months might look like for us. I love this time of year because it makes me feel reflective for the year I've just had; grateful for the good bits (there's been a hundred) and wiser for the bits I probably…Read more A New Year A New Wish List
A relatively new trail in the Annapurna region, so still slightly off the beaten track...just what I like. I decided to do this as a last minute trek a week after I'd finished EBC and I'm really glad that I did. Completely different to the Khumbu region this is a lot softer and I guess…Read more Snaps of Mardi Himal
Isn't it great when the pictures of a place and the realities of the same place, are exactly spot on! I mean we've all entered into a destination; hotel, beach, restaurant, the kitchen of a house you've gone to view - and thought, "somebody somewhere has mislead me here!" So equally, we all know what a…Read more A walk through an English village