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

Seven unique ways to stay in Scotland

If you’re staying a little closer to home next year but still want a real taste of the wild, there’s nowhere better to travel to… View Post

Five bucket list destinations for 2021

Haven’t been much further than your front door in 2020? Here’s to a more hopeful 2021 for travellers. Whether you’re raring to book your next… 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

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

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 year… View Post

Places to Stay: The Bothy At High Barn, Cumbria, with Canopy and Stars

The Bothy At High Barn Review If you’ve been craving wide-open spaces and fresh air this year (and haven’t we all?), I can think of… View Post

Go local – how adventures close to home can make us happy

The joy of local adventures Welcome to the wonderful world on your doorstep. When you think of adventure, your mind probably flits straight to far-off… View Post