Blog: Always Adventure

Travel and Expeditions
03/12/2015

Fire and Ice

Everywhere we read, everyone we asked, all we heard was Iceland isn't as cold as you think.... We arrived at the train station in Weymouth early. Bags packed, smiles on our faces and excitement brimming over. It was only going…
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Travel and Expeditions
12/10/2015

Sun, sea and mint tea

There aren't many places you can fly to from the UK in just 3.5 hrs for almost guaranteed sun and surf in October. Morocco still seems to tick every box a SUP surf adventurer could ever have... Essaouira isn't the…
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Travel and Expeditions
27/05/2015

Camping with lions

Can you imagine rocking up to Longleat Safari Park and requesting a pitch for your tent in the lion enclosure? It may sound crazy here in the UK, but in select African national parks it is completely possible to drive…
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Travel and Expeditions
22/01/2015

Third World NHS?

From the shelter of a room at a small hotel near to Entebbe airport Uganda, we finally managed to find internet strong enough to Skype home. I had removed the simple dressing from the wound, ready to replace it with…
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Travel and Expeditions
04/01/2015

Maasai – “Mountain of the Gods”

And so there I found myself, a mile directly above our starting point, the sun just creeping over the rim of the volcano, fingers and toes dug desperately into the loose volcanic ash, like a cat struggling for purchase on…
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Travel and Expeditions
03/01/2015

Bushmen of Northern Tanzania

“As the natural coherence of the world vanishes, there's a guilt that grows great and angry in the basement of our beings.” - Laurens Van Der Post I haven't read with passion for many years. Possibly through laziness inspired through lack…
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Travel and Expeditions
03/01/2015

This isn’t Dar Es Salaam…

For those people who are on urgent business assignments, jetting off to meet distant relatives or maybe on short breaks with limited time frames, then delays at airports must be a nightmare. I don't think that can ever excuse the…
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Travel and Expeditions
12/12/2014

Sierra Leone – Holiday Destination?

Now we aren't saying that you should rush straight out to Sierra Leone on your next holiday... Obviously if you want to volunteer services or donate money then by all means please do. I know that all support to halt…
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