While we can’t deny the convenience of the city and the buzz of people and the seemingly limitless list of things to do and see, sometimes we can’t help but feel a disconnect from nature. As we are being made more and more aware of environmental issues, from deforestation to plastic in our oceans, maybe it’s time to reconnect with nature on a smaller scale, every day, in our own neighbourhoods.
If you had asked me aged 15 what I thought of the brand Patagonia I would've undoubtedly scrunched my nose up and declared it ‘uncool’, most probably relegating it to a similar level of the ‘trendy gortex jacket’ my dad bought me. Fast forward 10 years, I long for a Patagonia sweater or fleece, search [...]
Do you have a go-to hike? A place to easily escape to, not just because of its proximity, but also due to the relationship you have formed with it. There’s something comforting in following a path that you know so well so that you’re not spending your time having to navigate it, but instead you [...]