Travel Advice (and why you should ignore it)

We humans love to give out advice. Absolutely love it. You think that you don't? Take a moment to reflect on some conversations or text threads you've had recently. Ah yes, there it is. In any case, apart from us loving the sound of our own voices and communicating our wisdom to all within earshot, … Continue reading Travel Advice (and why you should ignore it)

Belize Diaries – Day 8 & 9

I'll blend a couple of days together for this entry as not much was going. Another rainy and volatile day. Took the kayak out for the sole hour of sun. Perfect timing, Chris, that was quickly jinxed by applying sunscreen after getting back in. My time here at Caye Caulker has run its course. So … Continue reading Belize Diaries – Day 8 & 9

Belize Diaries – Day 7

Not really much to share today in the way of adventuring. As a rule so far, the weather has given us respite starting at around mid morning towards the middle of the day. Just some people watching with a lazy beer and coconut to pass the time while watching a girl serve a volleyball into … Continue reading Belize Diaries – Day 7

Hiking: Goat Mountain (Vancouver, CA)

For a full breakdown of the journey, I have a short video of the whole trip on my YouTube channel. I encourage you to take a peek šŸ˜‰   I just want to start this post with a recommendation. I used the information on Vancouver Trails to help me locate the trail head for this … Continue reading Hiking: Goat Mountain (Vancouver, CA)

Hiking: Grouse Grind (Vancouver, CA)

For a full breakdown of the journey, I have a short video of the whole trip on my YouTube channel, I encourage you to take a peek šŸ˜‰   So for the second week in a row, I got oot 'n aboot in the great Canadian Outdoors. This hike was a little more ambitious in … Continue reading Hiking: Grouse Grind (Vancouver, CA)

Planting the seed for the next adventure

There's been many a time, after staying put for longer than usual, that the thought of taking a holiday or extended adventure just seems far too remote and an unlikely possibility in the near future (for God's sake, say it isn't so!). I know, what a sad thought. Not having something to look forward to tends to blur the days together and the pages are falling off the calendar without you noticing. What it's August already?? Last time I checked it was Tuesday. Fuck.