Kayaking the River Wye

Symonds Yat in the Wye valley is just over an hours drive from Bristol, so it was super easy for us to pack up the van and head over on Friday night to enjoy a weekend by the river. We parked the van at Whitchurch, right next to the river, ideal for launching. In the … Continue reading Kayaking the River Wye

Port Gaverne Cove, Cornwall

Port Gaverne – Wild Swim

Swimming at Port Gaverne brings memories of drifting past the protecting cliffs in calm, clear water. Today a changing tide made for quite a different story. As I waded out, the weight of things started to float away with each step. As I submerged myself the water came chopping across me, just to come rushing … Continue reading Port Gaverne – Wild Swim


My week was spent floating in the waves, chugging around Falmouth harbour attempting to catch some fish, BBQing on beaches and cliffs and drinking ale in seaside beer gardens. The week blessed me with beautiful weather, beautiful friends, beautiful surroundings and serenity on the ocean shores.