Mini Microadventures Ultimate Day Hike Packing List

This blog is a very exciting one as it is my first ever Guest Blog and is from the wonderful Nicola Hobbs of Mini Micoadventures . She has written a fab piece about… Continue reading

My first microadventure

I started a new job recently and I think my favourite thing about it is the fact that I am now surrounded by the kind of people who don’t think I am crazy… Continue reading

Hiking, Bivvying and a very cold swim – a weekend away with the Adventure Queens

Firstly, I want to start by giving a shout out to the Adventure Queens Facebook group. It is the kindest, most supportive and most inspiring group I have ever been a member of. A… Continue reading

Adventure writing without a beard – Part 2

  Outdoor sports and Adventure books written by female adventurers – Part 2 In Part 1 (you can read it here) we celebrated some of the most adventurous women on two wheels and… Continue reading

Adventure writing without a Beard – Part 1

Outdoor sports and Adventure books written by female adventurers.    Even the most adventurous of us loves to curl up with a good book after a day hiking, cycling, climbing, kayaking, swimming or just… Continue reading

5 Things I Learned by Travelling Solo

For all those out there considering a solo adventure, this is for you. To hopefully inspire and instill in you the spirit and excitement of solo travel and to help you remember that… Continue reading

A little trekking in El Chalten

Originally a tiny mountain town built to mark the Chile /Argentina border, El Chalten has exploded in recent years to become the undisputed hiking capital of Argentina and is now a bustling mecca… Continue reading

Packing for Patagonia

Small pack… Big adventures! Packing ideas for a solo female trip in the very south of South America. In late September 2016 I set out for a 3 month solo trip to Patagonian Chile… Continue reading

Hiking Puyehue Volcano

Just a bit of info and some tips on doing one of the Chilean Lake District’s most amazing hikes. I could only find scraps of information online about Puyehue Volcano so thought I… Continue reading

Falling in love with Santiago

In my first draft of this I did the usual dot to dot of best bits of the city but in truth there are hundreds of ‘Top 10 Santiago’ travel lists out there… Continue reading