Gullfoss Waterfall, Iceland

Fire and Ice – The Golden Circle, Iceland

Reykjavík Reykjavík, Iceland's capital city was my base for the trip I took to this magical island in September. I stayed in the ODDSSON hostel which was buzzing with backpackers and had a friendly vibe. It took around 20 minutes to walk into downtown Reykjavík from the hostel where I found cafes, restaurants and gift … Continue reading Fire and Ice – The Golden Circle, Iceland


Hadleigh Mountain biking

The 2012 Olympic Mountain Bike course is found in Hadleigh park with views over the Thames estuary. Since the games it's been turned in to 18km of trails from blue to black and is free for anyone to use. I turned up with my brother Rob to hire the bikes on a beautiful sunny afternoon … Continue reading Hadleigh Mountain biking

Walking Mam Tor Peak District

The Peaks

This year I have had the opportunity to explore the peak district for the first time and it’s been a real pleasure.  It’s a beautiful landscape to explore with rolling hills and dramatic rock formations. My first trip took me to The Roaches, a ridge walk along incredible layers of gritstone rock piled up on … Continue reading The Peaks