November 30, 2021

Switzerland - High octane adventures in Interlaken

‘I’m coming up… so you better get this party started….’ Combining paragliding, sea kayaking, high ropes and a breathtaking cable car and train ride to the Eiger as part of Jessie…
November 12, 2021

Switzerland - the continuing unexpected journeys of an adventure journalist.

Forget travel faff. No valley is too far, nor too steep or too remote if you’re travelling in Switzerland - using the swiss travel pass on the ‘Schweizerischen Bundesbahnen’ (SBB)…
November 10, 2021

Switzerland - the unexpected journeys of adventure journalist

The phone rang. ‘Jessie, it’s Dave… how would you feel about heading back out to Switzerland at short notice?’
October 12, 2021

SunGod Velans FF Tested and reviewed

These sunglasses are the definition of ‘apres-ski’ cool and perfect for cycling, climbing and mountaineering – but how would they fare on a trip to the high alpine landscape of…
September 23, 2021

Grayl Geopress Water Purifier: Tested and Reviewed

I don't know why everybody moans about the weather on Ben Nevis. Every time I've been up the behemoth the sun has been shining bright in the sky. First time…
August 19, 2021

Europe’s largest privately-owned hostel chain announce ‘Bike Plus’ initiative 

As the world continues to re-open to tourism, cycling is gaining popularity once again as a zero-emission mode of transport to explore a city.
September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined the quarantine list on returning…