Podcast #048: Environmentalism

Welcome to Episode 48 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. On this episode…

Hiking the West Highland Way

The West Highland Way is the archetypal and most famous of the long-distance Scottish footpaths. In…

Dyspraxia as an Adult

Dyspraxia, one of those conditions that is little-known and generally quite maligned. It’s a word I…

Mental Health and Self-Care Outside

I issued an episode of my podcast “Travel tales from beyond the Brochure” where I spoke…

Podcast #047: I’m Coming Out

Welcome to Episode 47 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. This month has…

Podcast #046: Neurodiversity & Dyspraxia

Welcome to Episode 46 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. To acknowledge both…

Hiking on Orkney

Hiking on Orkney was one of my major reasons for travelling there. My original aim was…

Podcast #045: Get Outside Day

Welcome to Episode 45 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. This podcast episode…

Neolithic Orkney Mainland

I always wonder about the pre-Roman peoples of Western Europe. Looking through the lens of a…

Papa Westray

Papa Westray, also known as Papay, is one of the smaller islands in the Orkney archipelago.…

Overview of the Orkney Islands

I’d been eyeing up Orkney for some time, especially after I visited the Outer Hebrides back…

Observations on the UK Housing Market

My friend Laura and I decided to move to Glasgow. As a pair of financially solvent…