CURRENTLY LOVING | JUNE 2017

As I get older I definitely see the benefit of experiences over things, and this is something I talk about quite a lot here on my blog and on my social media feeds. So you might wonder why I continue … Continued

A WANDER INSIDE WHITE SCAR CAVE

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Sometimes it’s good to be a tourist, and LincsGeek and I used our night in The Royal Hotel, Kirkby Lonsdale to do just that. Having walked the Ingleton Waterfalls Trail the previous day, we decided to head underground and explore … Continued

A NIGHT IN THE ROYAL HOTEL, KIRKBY LONSDALE

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This year for me seems to be all about the short break here in the UK. Long weekends and midweek stays on campsites and in hotels are a great way to explore your own country, the perfect way to get … Continued

TWENTY MORE FAVOURITE INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS

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There is something about instagram that I absolutely love. I’ve always enjoyed photography, both taking and viewing, and so to have a constantly updating gallery on my phone is really rather good. A little while ago, back in early 2015, I put together a list … Continued

MOUNTAIN BIKING IN THE FOREST OF DEAN

As soon as I mentioned that I was heading sown to the Forest of Dean for an activities weekend, two friends tweeted me to ask if I would be going mountain biking. The place is pretty famous for the sport, … Continued

A FOOD TOUR OF THE FOREST OF DEAN

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I don’t know about you, but a travel experience for me isn’t complete without sampling at least one example of local cuisine. Thankfully the organisers of the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley bloggers weekend agree with me, and with … Continued

GETTING LOST IN NATURE AT PUZZLEWOOD

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If you follow me on any kind of social media then you are sure to have noticed me use the #DeanWyeBloggers hashtag recently. A couple of weekends ago I was invited to join some fellow Outdoor Bloggers in the Forest … Continued

EXPLORING VANCOUVER ISLAND, PART TWO

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Part one can be found here. Port Hardy and Port McNeill We did think we would take the dirt road directly from Gold River over to the north-west part of Vancouver Island, but after chatting to the guys in the … Continued

EXPLORING VANCOUVER ISLAND, PART ONE

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One recurring topic of conversation as we met people throughout our trip was: “Did you go over to Vancouver Island before you headed into the US?”. Well, no, we didn’t. To be completely honest we didn’t exactly appreciate what a … Continued