I’ve been fortunate enough to fit in some adventure travel trips further afield including:

Jordan (Sep 19) – 9-day road-trip including the Wadi Rum desert, the highest point (Jebel Umm Adami peak) and lowest point (Dead Sea), together with Petra, Aqaba, Amman and Jerash.  See full details here

Everest Base Camp, Nepal  (Oct-18) – three week trekking to Everest Base Camp via Goyko Lakes.  See more details here.

Europe by camper (Jul-Sep 18) – 3-months exploring Europe by camper, wild camping most of the way. 14,000km and 13 countries.  See our route and journal at Polarsteps here

Iceland (Sep 17) – 6-day road-trip around western Iceland – see Flickr album here

Mount Toubkal, Morocco (Apr 16) – climbing North Africa’s highest peak. See Flickr album here

South America (Jan 14) – a one-month backpacking adventure through Peru, Bolivia & Patagonia – see more details here

Cuba (Jan 13) – a two week backpacking trip through Cuba – see more details here

Vietnam and Hong Kong (Jan 12) – a two-week trip backpacking the length of Vietnam. See more details here

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania (Sep 97) – three week trip to summit Africa’s highest mountain, plus safari and Zanzibar


Recent #Travel Posts

Wonders of Jordan Road-Trip Itinerary

The Middle-East has always held a mystical fascination. Despite being surrounded by countries with questionable stability and safety, Jordan is a relative oasis of calm filled with history and natural wonders. Relatively compact and with safe roads meant we could plan a 9-day road-trip to visit the main highlights – Read More …


Everest Base Camp & Goyko Lakes – Day by Day Viewranger Tracks

In October 2018 we completed a trek to Everest Base Camp, returning via Cho-la Pass and Goyko Lakes.   Thanks to the Evertrek team and the guides for organising such a great trip! I used the Viewranger app to track each day of our route.  Below you can see the Read More …


Mount Toubkal, Morocco

This years mountain weekend was a little further afield, aiming to summit Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in North Africa at 4,167m.  Eminently doable in a long weekend we flew to Marrakesh and immediately took a taxi to the village of Imlil in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. The Read More …


Backpacking South America

In January 2015 we spent a month backpacking staying in hostels or guesthouses, with a couple of nights in a tent while in Torres del Paine.  We could easily have stayed for six months so our month trip was rather intense with no more than a couple of days in Read More …