Pen Y Fan is the highest point in the Brecon Beacons and home to the part of the UK’s SAS training regime. At 886m high Pen Y Fan is a popular destination for walking and hiking in the whole of the Brecon Beacon Range. Here is why you need to complete the hike too! Continue reading “Hiking the Brecon Beacons – Pen Y Fan”
Day three of our adventure in Copenhagen again started off with a breakfast visit to Lagkagehuset for another set of three pastries for 49DKK. Glorious breakfast, I do miss them.
Today’s adventure sees us visiting Copenhagen Zoo, which was a 15-minute bus ride away from the center of the city. Again, with our Copenhagen card, public transport and the entry to the Zoo was free. Saving us even more money! Continue reading “Copenhagen – Day 3: Copenhagen Zoo & Paper Island”
Merry Christmas and a Happy new year to everyone, I hope you all had a great year.
2017 was a very special year for me for a lot of reasons and 2018 will have to be pretty damn amazing to beat it! Here are some of my highlights.
Social media highlight of the year
Day two of our Copenhagen adventure started off with a fantastic breakfast from one of the local bakeries I had found online, Lagkagehuset. They had a great deal on at the time for three Danish pastries for 49DKK, which was around £6 at the exchange rate we were working by. So we were fully fueled and ready to head out for some sightseeing! Continue reading “Copenhagen – Day 2: Den Blå Planet & Nyhaven”
After what seems like a lifetime of waiting for our holiday to come around, we finally head out to Birmingham Airport to begin our journey to the wonderful city of Copenhagen, Denmark. Having packed a suitcase between myself and my fiancée, Abbie, and a small hand luggage bag each we were ready to rock and roll! Also with this being the first trip I have fully booked through Expedia I was looking forward to seeing how it was all going to turn out, especially with having all the details handy on my phone.
So after a decision to pop down to my local Ultimate Outdoors store to have a good look around, picking some walking boots and some rambling trousers I was in the mood to go on a nice walk in the hills! Continue reading “Brecon Beacons Solo Walk”
Wednesday 27th of September I decided to give solo camping a go in a one man pop up tent on a coastal campsite in Fairnourne, United Kingdom and here is how it went!
Why Fairbourne? Continue reading “Solo camping – My first experience”
First, a little background information. My younger brother, Gareth, has moved over to Japan for his second year of his degree. So here is a quick Q&A on his thoughts after his first week in a new country, living a new life abroad. Continue reading “First Week In Japan – Question and Answer time with my Brother”
So after a few locations had been considered we decided to jump right in and head out to Wales for a trip to the Lakes of Bala and Vyrnwy. Having seen a few pictures online of Vyrnwy i decided it is a must see location. Continue reading “Bala Lake & Lake Vyrnwy (+TimeLapse)”