Via Ferrata Picasass- Lake Maggiore from a different angle

Via Ferrata Picasass- Lake Maggiore from a different angle

Most people have heard of Lago di Maggiore (Lake Maggiore) as a wedding or summer holiday destination. It might not be on your radar as a spectacular spot for hiking, climbing or via ferratas. I have recently got quite into the via ferrata life: the perfect combination of a hike with some excitement and without [...]

5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

For those that aren't familiar, ski touring (also known as back country skiing in the US) generally takes place off-piste and away from ski resorts. It's a way to explore the mountains and snow-laden winter paths, with less emphasis on the downhill itself and more emphasis on the surroundings. For many it's a chance to [...]

2020- The year where I bought less than 20 items of clothing

2020- The year where I bought less than 20 items of clothing

At the beginning of 2020 I had the post-Christmas 'how do I have SO many clothes' as I struggled to pack them all in to my ever transitory life. I am frequently left feeling greedy and have a childish desire to take all clothes everywhere, which simply isn't practical. Fast fashion is a phrase that [...]

A Triathlon of sorts..

A Triathlon of sorts..

We've been looking back at some in-between lockdown memories, reminiscing on our mini-adventures from 2020 and feeling nostalgic for better weather and (slightly more) freedom. It was the end of October, summer days were fading into our memories, and further lockdown restrictions seemed imminent. My boyfriend and I knew that this might well be our [...]