Tuesday, April 23, 2019

A Weekend on the Isle of Skye

Written by Krysta The Isle of Skye is somewhere I'd had my eye on to visit for some time. I had spent so much time looking at photos of it and often wondered when I...

Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 6: Harlow Hill to Segedunum, Wallsend

If you missed it, click here to read about day 5! Day 6 – Harlow Hill to Segedunum, Wallsend ~18 miles / 11 hours After the struggle that we had on day 5, we considered having a...

Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 5: Black Carts to Harlow Hill

If you missed it, click here to read about day 4! Day 5 – Black Carts to Harlow Hill ~14 miles / 9 hours Day 5 began with a hearty breakfast. About halfway through gobbling it down...

Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 4: Caw Gap to Black Carts

If you missed it, click here to read about day 3! Day 4 – Caw Gap to Black Carts ~14miles / 9 hours The start of day 4 brought a lot of pain for James's legs and...

Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 3: Banks to Caw Gap

Click here to read about day 2 if you missed it! Day 3 – Banks to Caw Gap ~ 14 miles / 9 hours The morning of day 3 continued to bring stiffness, blisters, aches and pains...
Carlisle-Castle

Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 2: Carlisle to Banks

Missed what happened on day 1? Click here to find out! Day 2 – Carlisle to Banks ~14 miles / 8 hours 45 minutes Day 2 began with sore, achy muscles - the speed of the previous...
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Hadrian’s Wall Walk Day 1: Bowness-in-Solway to Carlisle

Following the 2000-year-old wall that stretches 84 miles across northern England, from the west coast in Bowness-in-Solway to Wallsend, Newcastle in the east, is one of the best things we've done...  ...and one of the hardest.  Hadrian's...
Peebles

Peebles: A Weekend in the Scottish Borders

The weekend of James’ 29th birthday had arrived and we'd decided to spend a long weekend away. We had a car rented and we had 3 days. But where should we go? We had discussed a...
Krysta - Hadrians Wall

The Hadrian’s Wall Walk: Our Top 10 Tips

In April 2015 we took on the challenge of walking the 84 miles across northern England, following along the remains of Hadrian’s Wall in order to raise money for charity. We started in Bowness-on-Solway...
Sopot Beach

Sopot: Northern Poland’s Beach Town

While we were holidaying in Gdansk, we'd decided we wanted to explore a little more of Northern Poland. After referencing a map and researching nearby destinations, we came up with two: Sopot or Hel....