How to plan an adventurous weekend in Scotland’s Tweed Valley

How to plan an adventurous weekend in the Tweed Valley, Scotland In paid partnership with Go Tweed Valley There’s one question I get asked all… View Post

Nine magical adventures in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

//In Paid Partnership with Visit South West Scotland// Adventures on the Dark Side in South West Scotland How often do you take the time to… View Post

The joy of staycations – how and where to explore magical corners of Britain

Best British Staycations Guide If you’re a natural-born wanderluster who dreams of new places and adventures, seeing travel restricted and our worlds shrunk smaller this… View Post

Ten cosy cabins in the UK to escape to

There’s something special about holing up in a cabin – perhaps it’s because they’re usually snug and cosy, with wood-burning stoves and big comfy beds,… View Post

Everything but the plane – the backpacker’s guide to getting around by train, bus, bike and boat

How to travel without flying: a guide to backpacking overland Bags packed, ready to hit the road on an epic adventure? Resist the urge to… View Post

A weekend road trip around wild Northern Ireland

Here be giants. Fancy a weekend on the wild side without having to leave the United Kingdom? Come along on my three-day road trip around… View Post

Autumn adventures on the Isle of Man

Bannaghtyn (that’s ‘greetings’ in Manx) from the beautiful Isle of Man. This island in the Irish Sea is a law unto itself (quite literally –… View Post

Exploring the Scottish Highlands with Black Sheep Hotels

The wild and windswept Highlands of Scotland are home to some of Britain’s tallest mountains, deepest lochs and largest stretches of intact wilderness. I think… View Post

Outdoor adventures in Neath Port Talbot, Wales

Outdoor adventures in Neath Port Talbot Welcome to ‘calon ddramatig’ – the dramatic heart of Wales. Neath Port Talbot may be best known for its… View Post

The best bothies in Britain for adventure

Ten of the best bothies in Britain to stay in on your next adventure Feeling the urge to escape to the great outdoors? Nights out… View Post

The joy of journaling: why you should keep a travel and adventure diary

Why You Should Keep A Travel Diary It’s time to put pen to paper – my mission is to convince you that keeping an adventure… View Post

The best sea swimming spots on England’s Coast

The best sea swimming spots on England’s Coast “We have quite a charming beach to ourselves,” wrote Queen Victoria in 1845 of her favourite sea… View Post

Wild swimming stays – 11 glamping spots and cabins with swims on the doorstep

A swim and a stay makes the perfect summer escape. Spend your days splashing about in Britain’s most beautiful lakes, rivers and coves and your… View Post

Cornwall’s Serpentine Coast: Following the South West Coast Path on the Lizard

The Serpentine Coast: Exploring the Lizard on the South West Coast Path Is the South West Coast Path top of your hiker’s bucket list? This… View Post

Places to Stay: Cornish Tipi Holidays

Cornish Tipi Holidays review If you’re dreaming of a laid-back summer of meadow camping, wild swimming and exploring the coast, book yourself a little slice… View Post

Thera-Sea: A Cornish rewilding and wild swimming retreat

Escape to a wild corner of Cornwall with Thera-Sea, an off-grid retreat designed to sooth you both mentally and physically. Feeling frazzled? Go off-grid and… View Post