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The proposed London to Skye route

London to Skye – The route…

I spent quite a bit of time researching long distance paths and their alternatives as a way to reach Scotland by foot. I had only one criteria by which the trip was to be set-up and that was that I wanted to avoid road walking as much as possible.  Tweet

Walking from London to the Isle of Skye

This idea has been bubbling around my noggin for about 3 years. I now have a damn fine route laid out and a pretty fair estimate of how long it’ll take. My reasons? Well, my Dad lives on the Isle of Skye, I live in London. I want to discover more of my own countryside. […]
A cycling route along the Danube, created by David Mayos on Tripline

Cycling the Danube – Black to Black

I’m seriously thinking about cycling the Danube with as many friends as I can muster. I think it’d be a stunning trip from the Black Forest of Germany all the way to the Black Sea. Tweet
Amsterdam at dusk

Places I love, Issue 5: Amsterdam

Everyone has an image of Amsterdam lurking in their brains like a troll under a bridge. From scuzzy windows humming with red and purple, to reggae and smoke-filled rooms full of hippies, via canals, bicycles and tall thin houses. I think most people have all these elements in place before they arrive. Tweet
The confluence of the Danube and Sava rivers in Belgrade at sunset

Serbia, and the benefit of research

Almost three weeks of barely scratching the surface of this fascinating country. With its inscrutable people and endless scenic variety I’m left wondering what other delights await me when I return here one day. However, I do feel I’ve delved just deeply enough to find something special here. Tweet