Best beaches for surfing in Cornwall

May 28, 2015 § Leave a reply

In need of some vitamin-Sea? Grab your board and head to glorious Cornwall. Golden shorelines and great swell are synonymous with England’s furthest-flung county – and to help you choose which Cornish beaches you should visit during your next aquatic adventure, the team at have given me their rundown of the best beaches for surfing in Cornwall.

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Get 20% off at surf label Afends

April 24, 2015 § Leave a reply

Hey! Do you like my shorts? They’re from awesome Australian surf brand Afends, who are offering you lovely lot 20% off all their collection of summery staples and coastal-inspired togs. Just use the code BLOG20 when you check out. Happy Friday!


P.s I suck at slacklining, but the joy of still photography is that NO-ONE NEED EVER KNOW!

Sponsored video: The North Face – The Power In Me

April 14, 2015 § Leave a reply

Let The North Face inspire you to get outdoors this summer with new campaign ‘The Power In Me’. Three intrepid individuals share how they escape into the wilderness, from attempting Everest to just escaping the city for a 5 to 9 adventure. This is how to #NeverStopExploring. Watch the full stories at

Sponsored by The North Face.

On the hunt for Poldark’s Cornwall

April 7, 2015 § 1 Reply

Hooked on Poldark? Me too. And last week I spent a swashbuckling few days hunting out the gorgeous filming locations from the show on the Cornish coast with photographer Jacob Little. We galloped on the moors, explored windswept cliffs and swam in secret coves, Aidan Turner style.

Poldark cornwall locations

Poldark cornwall locations

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Hardworking staples from Engelbert Strauss

March 16, 2015 § Leave a reply

Engelbert Strauss make durable and comfortable work and outdoor clothing that’s less for lumberjack-wannabes like me and more for, you know, actual lumberjacks. Anyway, they stock brilliant cotton staples and rugged footwear at very nice prices. Even better, most of the designs are unisex – no pastel colours in sight!

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Blue Hue – wild swimming in Snowdonia

March 10, 2015 § Leave a reply

Utterly beautiful and deeply calming, artist Natasha Brooke’s short film Blue Hue follows her mermaid-like year-round swims in Snowdonia’s glassy lakes. Contains nudity.

“I like to feel the elements on my skin and be connected to the seasonal changes, it’s nourishing. But it’s more than that: the water in these lakes offers a whole different world.”