Keeping the outdoors alive into Autumn

Keeping the outdoors alive into Autumn

Over 2020 there has been an outdoor revolution- bikes were brushed off, camping became the summer craze and everyone has at least once considered a move to a leafy, rural village. This blossoming took place during lockdown and then conveniently as the sun came out and the incentive to get outside is nicely rewarded with [...]

Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc: Chamonix to Courmayeur

Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc: Chamonix to Courmayeur

Having long pondered a multi-day challenge, including the Camino de Santiago, a bike ride along the highland way or a kayak expedition, this year the dates, the timings and ironically covid restrictions lined up perfectly for the two of us to tackle part of the Tour du Mont Blanc. Possibly one of the most renowned [...]

The Outdoor Lovers Guide To Staying Home: Self Isolation Tips

The Outdoor Lovers Guide To Staying Home: Self Isolation Tips

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we're both self-isolating in the British and Italian countryside respectively and therefore are currently subject to different rules and regulations regarding the possibility to go outside. In Italy, we essentially can't leave the house without a permit and only to go to the supermarket, pharmacy or for other 'urgent matters', [...]