Travel UK

Exploring the UK is so important to me. We have such beautiful countryside right on our doorstep so we need to make the most of it.

The Cat’s Back | Black Mountains | South Wales

Rolling gently upwards onto the bulk of the Black Mountains in South Wales, the Cat’s Back offers lush wide views over the English border.  Truly I cannot believe I’ve never done this walk before. The Easter weekend saw us travel back to Wales from North Yorkshire and we were treated…

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Four routes up Pen Y Fan | Walking Wales

Four routes up Pen Y Fan | Walking Wales

As I’ve mentioned a few times on my blog, I grew up with Pen Y Fan on my doorstep. It’s the highest …
Overnight in Warnscale Head bothy + climbing Hay Stacks | Lake District

Overnight in Warnscale Head bothy + climbing Hay Stacks | Lake District

Hay Stacks – a favourite walk amongst walkers in the Lake District. This little mountain has always had people it in its thrall but for …
Why you shouldn’t climb Snowdon on your next trip to Snowdonia

Why you shouldn’t climb Snowdon on your next trip to Snowdonia

Strange one, huh? As I was flicking back through my blog I realised that I don’t really have anything from Snowdonia and those …
Isle of Arran | Climbing Goatfell | Scotland

Isle of Arran | Climbing Goatfell | Scotland

Goatfell is the largest mountain on the tiny little island of Arran in Scotland. It’s a nice pointy peak – a satisfying mountain to …