Outer Hebrides Overview

I visited the Outer Hebrides in July 2019. It came off the back of my trek…

Podcast #023: Travel in Scotland

Welcome to Episode 23 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. Spring is in…

Podcast #022: Outer Hebrides

Welcome to Episode 22 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. This episode gives…

Podcast #010: Hike Across Great Britain

Welcome to Episode 10 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. As you probably…

My First Wild Camp Experience

I did my first wild camp ever last weekend, and, yeh, I don’t know if any…

Hiking Across Great Britain

… So, I may have committed to doing something somewhat epic, and equally very very silly.…

The Valleys

“The miner in the Rhondda, the coolie in Pekin / Men across the world who reap…

Glasgow Smiles Better

See, I grew up in Liverpool in the 1980s. Hard times in a rough city; it…

Mines and Stones – The Hidden Derbyshire

As you know, I live near Derbyshire and I’m more than happy to wax lyrical about…

Ripon: Cathedrals and Unicorns

Most tourists to the UK visit the same places; London, Oxford, Canterbury, the Lake District, and,…