Hadrian’s Wall Path Boutique Itinerary

If you are planning on camping, staying in hostels or bunkhouses while you travel along the Hadrian’s Wall Path over 5 days, this article may not be for you. However, if you are looking for a luxury walking holiday experience along the Hadrian’s Wall walk 5 days itinerary you have come to the right place! […]

10 Great Reasons To Buy A National Trust Membership

I’m a huge fan of the National Trust, and I believe that buying a membership for yourself, and your family is a great investment. Here’s why. 1. You are supporting a great cause From Protecting the Puffins on Farne Island, to the Otters and Bats at Stackpole. You are helping to protect vulnerable environments by joining the National […]


Walking The West Highland Way in 8 Days The Hadrian’s Wall Path National Trail is a thoroughly rewarding Coast to Coast walk which takes you from Newcastle to Bowness-on-Solway while following the Hadrian’s Wall Path. The Hadrian’s Wall Path is one of Britains largest archaelogical monuments, and is a UNESCO world heritage site. The route […]

The Best Places To Buy Used Outdoor Gear For Long Distance Hiking

It used to be the case that if you wanted to buy used outdoor gear you would need to head over to eBay and start bidding on a tatty down jacket being sold by WonderSteve65. The jacket would arrive in a bin bag wrapped up in copious amounts of tape and a barely legible address […]

What are down jackets?

The first ‘down jacket’ I owned was a Rab Neutrino Edge jacket. I purchased it for £60.00 from the Rab outlet in a size large. I was probably more of a small medium but having seen many friends wearing down jackets, I was keen to get one regardless of whether it was actually the right […]

7 Wonderful Benefits of Long Distance Walking

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The benefits of long distance walking Walking, and in particular long distance walking is an addictive hobby, and lifestyle for many. But that are the benefits of long distance walking which draw so many people to this wonderful past time? It offers so many people an escape away from the idea of a conventional holiday […]