Tag: Nature

Iceland – Southern Iceland

My time in London had come to an end, and a new adventure was about to start in San Francisco! As luck would have it, the cheapest (one-way)…

Wales – Brecon Beacons

Following on from Stonehenge, and high up on the list of places that I deeply regretted missing from our Euro Road Trip, I was back in Wales. I’ve…

Euro Road Trip – Lake Bled

Day 177 It was a miserable start to the day, with light rain, cool winds and dark skies. We knew it wasn’t ideal conditions to visit somewhere as…

Euro Road Trip – Romsdal Area

Day 121 We drove through the evening last night hammered by driving rain, went to bed with heavy rain, and woke again to the battering of rain on…

Euro Road Trip – Grindelwald and Surrounds

Day 86 The morning was clear and sunny, but it was still a bit of a drive to where we wanted to go hiking today. Our drive took…

Rallarvegen Norway

Norway – Cycling the Rallarvegen from Finse to Flåm

I met my Norwegian friend many years ago through cycling, so it only made sense to try and organise a bike ride here in Norway with him. Thankfully,…

Bergen Ulriken Norway

Norway – Hiking Bergen’s Ulriken 643

There has always been an attraction to Norway for me, something about the rugged nature, and being completely opposite to where I grew up (Australia). We are lucky…

Yorkshire Dales

England – Yorkshire Dales

For our trip to the Lake District with the in-laws, we actually ended up staying just outside in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, as we had better accommodation…

California – Lake Tahoe

Doing our best to see as much as we could while we were in San Francisco, we joined a friend who had recently moved to the area and…

Altyn Arashan – Alpine Hot Springs

After getting lost yesterday at Jeti Oguz, we took extra precautions this time. I had a second, more detailed trail map, and I also loaded the map into…