Tag Archive: adventure

The Black Mountains

I’ve decided The Black Mountains are my favourite part of South Wales to explore. I’ve visited a few times, most notably when walking Offa’s Dyke, and I’ve now found that when I’m getting… Continue reading

Will’s Walks in Wales

It’s been a busy couple of years walking and I almost feel I’ve little left of Wales to discover. I’ve walked around it’s whole perimeter, I’ve walked the length of it three times,… Continue reading

Dolomites (Alta Via 2)

After my trek along Glyndwr’s Way earlier this summer I returned and proclaimed it one of my hardest walks. There was wind, rain, endless hills and little facilities. That trail now seems like… Continue reading

Glyndŵr’s Way

After walking almost everywhere in Wales, Mid Wales was my last unexplored region and what better way to explore it than by walking my last Welsh National Trail, the Glyndŵr’s Way. The path is… Continue reading

Brecon Beacons (in the sun)

On a sunny Friday evening most people my age would be heading straight to a beer garden, however, after that taste of adventure on my walk around Wales, when I get the chance to go… Continue reading

Gower

We’ve rounded the bend. Wales has suddenly turned a fuller shade of green to signal that summer is near.  It’s time to get outdoors…even more. An extra incentive is that the Big Welsh… Continue reading

Wales in a Week

A friend recently got in touch to tell me he’s planning on hitching around Wales in seven days and wondered which were the best day sections I walked. I love talking about the… Continue reading

The Camino de Santiago

I first heard of the Camino de Santiago from an elderly Israeli man. I was on the Offa’s Dyke Trail, setting up my tent in a campsite near Hay on Wye while he… Continue reading

The Vale of Glamorgan: Millennium Heritage Trail

  I’ve just completed, the Millennium Heritage Trail, another long distance hike that began and finished at my front door. The first was a 63 day circumnavigation of the country, this time it… Continue reading

The Walking Wishlist

So far this blog has only recollected, and I am sad to say that I’ve run out of adventures to recall. Blame January- the miserable month. The wind is howling outside and half of… Continue reading