January 17, 2019

Haglofs Eco Proof Jacket tested and reviewed

Haglofs are well known for the style and quality of their outdoor clothing so when they produce a product range with a new philosophy people take notice. The new Eco…
January 10, 2019

Vango Force 10 Arete tested and reviewed

The Force 10 series represents Vango’s top-flight technical camping range, intended to take you to ‘…the edge of your adventure’. 
December 17, 2018

Hiking the highlights of Switzerland's Via Alpina

This September 2018 I was kindly invited back to Switzerland with Swiss Tourism, to do a solo section hike of part of the Via Alpina.
August 09, 2018

Package holidays with a difference - Chamonix adventures for everyone

What’s not to like about Chamonix or Cham as it is affectionately known and it holds plenty of good memories for me as a hard core mountain climbing and skiing…
August 06, 2018

72 hours in the Jungfrau region

Some time, long ago, so the legend has it, a young lady from a nunnery above Interlaken ventured onto the hills and attracted the attention of an ogre living on…
July 12, 2018

Dark adventures in the Shropshire Hills - Katy goes wild swimming

Slowly, I begin to submerge my bikini clad body into the icy pool below- a secret dipping spot in the Shropshire Hills. Feeling like a child again..… I brace myself…
April 24, 2018

10 reasons why the coast is the perfect holiday destination

The coast is a popular holiday destination for families and there is no chance this trend is ever going to end, us Brits just love a beach holiday and spending…