How to Find Great Hikes Anywhere in the World

How to Find Great Hikes Anywhere in the World

Some hiking trails are world-famous, and for good reasons. But when you’re travelling (as we all hope to before long) you could be missing out on some of the lesser-known gems along the way. There are some amazing short hikes

#AdventureCalling – March 2021

#AdventureCalling – March 2021

Hello and welcome to the first linky of 2021! I had meant to get up and running last month, but, well, the combination of being very busy at work, homeschooling and dealing with two frustrated children didn’t leave much time

Review: Ladybird Books “What to Look for in…”

Review: Ladybird Books “What to Look for in…”

We were gifted a set of books in exchange for this post. All thoughts are our own. I don’t know about you, but I am fed up of going to the same couple of parks, standing around in the mud

The 4 Essential Safety Items To Take With You When Camping

There’s that old saying that whatever could go wrong, will go wrong. And it is never more accurate a statement than when talking about outdoor activities like camping and hiking. Many things can go wrong, though most of the time

Three Reasons You Need Travel Insurance for Your UK Holidays in 2021

So it looks like ‘staycations’ will remain the big holiday trend throughout the first half of 2021 at least. With the announcement of tight new restrictions on leaving and entering the UK and all so-called travel corridors suspended indefinitely, it’s

Happy New Year…Take 2!

Happy New Year…Take 2!

I don’t do many posts like this, but after neglecting my blog for much of 2020, I thought that a catch up would be good. I had a nice post all planned out for the beginning of the month, with

Tips for New Camping Gear in 2021

Tips for New Camping Gear in 2021

It’s a good bet that camping will be an extremely popular travel option later on this year. With so many people having had to put their holidays on hold in 2020, we have actually already heard about campsites selling out

How to have fun outdoors this Autumn

How to have fun outdoors this Autumn

I don’t know about you, but it’s starting to get a bit harder to keep putting on a brave face. Luckily, we can still spend time outdoors, but I miss being able to head off anywhere I want or having

#AdventureCalling – November 2020

#AdventureCalling – November 2020

Firstly, I’m very sorry this month’s edition is so late. The start of November has been a whirlwind: technical blog issues, an extended half term due to a positive test result in Finn’s school and work being very hectic has

E-scooters arrive in Northampton!

E-scooters arrive in Northampton!

From the off, I want to make it clear that I am in no way affiliated with or connected to Voi . I am purely interested in the concept of e-scooters in Northampton as a resident and commuter. Like many