Peak District… Escape to the Farm!

We have just returned from a fantastic long weekend in the Peak District (we being me and my fiance Tom). This was a long overdue break for the both of us and we were both very much looking forward to

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Nordic Wonders of Wild Camping

Wild Camping gives you a taste of adventure that organised campsites simply can’t compete with and where better to do it than Norway?

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Photo Flashbacks….. Up up and away in Cappadocia

Hot Air Ballooning in the Cappadocia region of Turkey is one of life’s great adventures. Here are some photo flashbacks.

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Africa’s Big Five… in Wiltshire!!

Yes that’s right… Lions, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhinos and Leopards, right here in the UK, and NOT in a Zoo, but at Longleat Safari Park.

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Off Piste In Norway: Careful You Can’t Affjord Avalanches

SO WHAT IS the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Norway? For me it is Vikings. I’m not sure why? Maybe it is a lack of knowledge about Scandinavian history, who knows? What I don’t think of is skiing, but apparently it should be the first thing. They say they invented it…

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Glamping: Not just a Summer Thing!

The glorious weather we have been experiencing lately really does make camping a great choice for a summer holiday. However with the precarious summer weather that no doubt will not last, and the soon approaching colder months that will be here before we know it, it is great to know that glamping does not just have to be ‘a summer thing’.

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Seeking Adventure Closer to Home…

Last month, Richard and I wrote about how to cope with Reverse Homesickness after travelling and one of our tips was to seek adventure closer to home. Well, this weekend we are pleased to announce that we are taking our own advice and heading off on a cycling adventure to the Isle of Wight…

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The Search for Pure Pistes…

Untouched snows, uncrowded pistes, clear blue skies; all the things skiers dream about. If you really have a taste for the thrills offered by nature in her purest form, there are some other alpine activities emerging. What is Heliskiing? Billed

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Celebrating Christmas around the Globe …

Now that many towns and cities across the UK have already celebrated their big ‘Christmas Lights Switch On! we thought it was about time we started getting into the festive spirit too. To get us started, Amy from MapTheGap.co.uk has

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Tenerife: the place of eternal spring…

Time for another guest post from MyDestinationInfo, who this week, wanted us to hear all about Tenerife and what delights it has to offer… The largest of the Canary Islands and home of the highest peak in Spain, Mount Teide,

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