Bowfell

Sunday, 17th January 2016 by
Zac still having fun.After the warmest and wettest December, it’s finally turned a bit colder. We had snow.

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Squamish and Vancouver

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
Pete on the traverse of WonderlandAfter a short stay in Whitehorse it was time to catch our flight back to Vancouver and head out to Squamish.

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Whitehorse and Yukon Rock

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
The spectacular off-grid Aurora CabinWhitehorse is the last bit of normal civilisation we passed through on the way out the Cirque of the Unclimbables, and it feels like it, with the qualities one associates with an old style frontier town.

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Journey from the UK to Canada’s Yukon

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
Laetitia and Ted ready to leave Inconnu Lorge for the Cirque of the UnclimbablesWe are finally back from our massive adventure to Canada where we visited Fairy Meadows in the Cirque of the Unclimbables to attempt one of the world’s best alpine rock climbs, the Lotus Flower Tower.

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The Sacred Valley

Friday, 3rd April 2015 by
Balls of alpaca wool and the fine weavingOne of the almost obligatory trips to take when in the Cusco area is to the Sacred Valley. That is, to the villages of Pisac, Ollantaytambo, and then up to Chinchero, with a lunch stop at Urubamba.

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Video Highlights of the Caving Year

Saturday, 20th December 2014 by
Video highlights of the caving year with members of Dudley Caving Club, featuring caves and potholes in Derbyshire, South Wales and Yorkshire. An amazing insight into the world beneath our feet. Why do we go caving? Are we mad? Could you do it? Discover how to climb in perfect safety using the latest invention from […]

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Oswestry

Thursday, 27th November 2014 by
A nice caffè latte and tiffin chocolate !I found myself in Oswestry this past week, it’s a nice place, but unless you like town centres and shopping and stuff, there ain’t a lot to do. So I went for a coffee…

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A digest of recent weeks…

Wednesday, 1st October 2014 by
The lake at Foret d'OrientI seem to have fallen in to the same trap as my FB friends. That is, not that I’ve actually starting using FB and giving away more and more personal details and preferences so that they can bombard me with marketing

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