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The Welsh Giant: Mount Snowdon

We drove up to Snowdonia National Park in Wales this past weekend to walk up Mount Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales and third highest mountain in Britain by relative height. As with the last road trip Chris and I…

This is Britain

This isn’t going to be some daft, patriotic post about the British Isles. Most people who know me can testify that I’m deeply dissatisfied with the political sh*t show that has been unfolding in Britain over the past couple…

Dartmoor Part 2: The Way of the Dead

I guess you’ve waited long enough for Part 2 of our Dartmoor saga… So, Chris and I were in that boggy meadow. The first few steps were fine. But then, the ground began to swallow up our feet, unless…

Dartmoor Part 1: Into the Depths of the Moor

In keeping with my earlier promise of doing things I’ve never done before (and well… if I want to keep up the blog writing, I need to find some content), I went camping with my other half, Chris, two…

Let’s start… again

I’ve gotta be honest here. This isn’t the first time I’ve launched a blog. I had one on what used to be ‘blogspot’ before (I think it’s now called ‘blogger’), which covered the process of writing. I even had a…