Join me on my quest to break free from every day life and discover Earth's beauty spots with my travel guides, tips and reviews.
When it comes to day trips in the Banff National Park, few activities in any given brochure could top some quality time with Lake Louise. As the long-serving poster child for the Canadian Rockies, hopes were high as I spent a day exploring one of the greatest bucket-list items in the world.
Nothing quite prepares anybody for the sheer magnificence tucked away in the Canadian west. The Banff National Park in the heart of the Rockies encapsulates everything we could ever want from natural scenery, and here I detail my favourite views in this dream destination.
Whether you're scratching off places from your bucket list or looking for somewhere to escape to this year, do yourself a favour and tear up that brochure on cliché beach bum escapes and shopaholic holidays in Europe's finest retail cities. I'm here to tell you that Norway is where you really want to be, you just might not know it yet.
Two years ago I flew to this enormous rock in the Mediterranean known as Mallorca (or ‘Majorca’ to English speaking folk) on what would turn out to be my favourite escape to date, subsequently blogging about the marvellous experience. So would I rekindle the magic in 2017?
I can’t believe I’m writing this travel entry, because the title is an admission of something I am not proud of, so let’s just get this out of the way quickly. Yes - I took a mountain train to the summit of Mount Snowdon, and yes - I claim to be a keen explorer, ruthless adventurer and semi-experienced hiker.
I recently travelled to Mallorca with a friend to slay their magnificent and yet probably largely unknown mountain ranges to the west of the Spanish island. While I succeeded on my quest, the journey was strewn with obstacles (and not all being physical) that simple and yet crucial accessories could have helped me overcome.Read Article
Around 10 years ago I picked up on a love for landscape scenery. I awed at mountain ranges, glistening lakes and sweeping valleys. So I went to Snowdonia and the Lake District and so on, and it wasn’t long before I realised I wanted to photograph the views.Read Article