Lewes Station to Glyndebourne Opera House

Date Posted: July 19, 2017

Glyndebourne Signpost

  Start point: Lewes railway station
  Time: 1 hour
 Distance: 4.11km

A short walk starting at Lewes railway station takes you up and over the South Downs to Glyndebourne. This walk takes you through the historic town of Lewes, over the River Ouse to Cliffe High Street and up Chapel Hill to Southerham Farm Nature Reserve with open grasslands and panoramic views across the South Downs. (more…)

Festival Camping: Survival Guide

Date Posted: July 2, 2017

tents at reading festivalFestival season has started and its time to start thinking about what things you are willing to live without for a long weekend in a field with thousands of other people. (more…)

A hiking first: Snowdon

Date Posted: April 17, 2017

I climbed Mt. Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa in Welsh) as part of my trip to Snowdonia for the first time ever in April 2017 (that makes 14/100 on the National Parks bucket list!) Snowdon is one of the most famous mountains in Britain and the highest in Wales.  (more…)

Visiting America’s National Parks with Titan Travel

Date Posted: January 15, 2017

At the end of Summer 2015 I went on my first long-haul flight – to the USA. I traveled with Titan Travel – A UK tour operator that were offering a 17 day tour of some of America’s most famous national parks including my bucket list favourite – Yellowstone. (more…)

What it’s really like in Dubai and what you can (and can’t!) do there

Date Posted: December 29, 2016

In 2016 I went on a very different style of holiday to my usual rural adventures. I was invited on a trip to Dubai as part of a big birthday celebration, I visited for a week and before I went I desperately Googled information on dress-codes, drinking rules and what kind of activities were available. There are so many different opinions out there and ultimately it was completely different than the internet had suggested. If you are going on holiday to Dubai, here is my guide to planning your trip. (more…)