Over the past few years I’ve been fortunate to also fit in a few trips backpacking and exploring further afield including Asia, South America and Africa.  You wont find us lounging on a beach, the world is just to much of an adventure not to explore.

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 …