History in the Outer Hebrides

As you may know, the Outer Hebrides have been inhabited for several thousand years. My limited…

Podcast #024: Travel at different ages

Welcome to Episode 24 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. This week’s podcast…

Podcast #019: Privilege in the time of a Pandemic Virus

Welcome to Episode 19 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. Bit of a…

Podcast #018: Mental Health and Travel

Welcome to Episode 18 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. Following on from…

Podcast #017: Travelling with Social Anxiety

Welcome to Episode 17 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. Regardless of what…

Podcast #012: International Borders

Welcome to Episode 12 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. I actually issued…

Podcast #011: Crossing Borders

Welcome to Episode 11 of my “Travel Tales From Beyond The Brochure” podcast. I’m aware it’s…

Why I am “The Barefoot Backpacker”

So, The Barefoot Backpacker. It’s occurred to me that, apart from my first podcast and a…

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…