December 19, 2016

Winter isn’t just coming, it has well and truly come. Summer seems impossibly far away, the vanishing point on the train tracks that stretches to oblivion both in memory and the future - not even visible in your mind’s eye except as a bloody optical illusion.


December 10, 2016

To the Sea Retreat - A Surf and Yoga Escape in Portugal

I can’t deny that it isn't a challenge to stay objective when this country has had my heart since I was about 6 years old. But being an experienced traveller and surfer, I might just be able to give a founded opini...

December 8, 2016

Ah, the question we face every time we bump into people on a totally different path to ours. The head-cock, the appraisal and dismissal of our life as sustainable.

"Wow, your job as a (insert alternative emloyment) is really cool, but you're not gonna do that forev...

December 3, 2016

We all love travelling. And when we travel, we lust after those that seem to endlessly explore; those for whom travel is a way of life, not merely a trip. How do they do it?

You lie in your hammock tentatively daydreaming about a life lived in flipflops, the stresses of...

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