Jungle Sisters Rock Borneo

Jungle Sisters Rock Borneo

You know how us travellers just love to be always planning our next adventure. If I’ve got nothing planned then there’s something wrong, so … what’s on next year? Well, I have some very exciting news on that front because … DRUM ROLL PLEASE … In...
Arthur’s Seat: climbing a dormant volcano

Arthur’s Seat: climbing a dormant volcano

Arthur’s Seat. It’s a weird name for a hill and no one can really agree on where it came from or what it means but all the same, it’s a hill, I was there and it needed climbing. You know me by now, put a hill or a mountain in my way and I have to go up it....
Fishbourne Roman Palace: excavating history.

Fishbourne Roman Palace: excavating history.

Lots of years ago (2002 to be precise) I took part in an excavation of part of the Fishbourne Roman Palace in Sussex as part of my studies in Romano British history. I became enthralled with the subject and eventually went on to successfully complete a PhD in Romano...
Peaking Out: Climbing Scafell Pike

Peaking Out: Climbing Scafell Pike

It was on my list and it needed ticking off. What other reason could there possibly have been for me climbing the highest peak in England? It was there, it needed doing and it was the finale to my month of hiking in the UK. The Hadrian’s Wall Walk was done, the...
A Scottish Retreat

A Scottish Retreat

A couple of weeks ago I spent a wonderful weekend in a Victorian hunting lodge in the Scottish countryside, on a weekend wellness retreat, with a lovely group of ladies. Now I must admit this is the first retreat I’ve been on and there was a little uncertainty sitting...
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