• Kite
  • Vietnam – Kitesurfing Mui Ne

    After a long coach ride we hit Mui Ne, a resort area near Phan Thiet. It is a pretty popular place for kitesurfers to visit looking for warm steady winds and warm waters in winter. Their windy season corresponds with the northern hemispheres winter. The beaches are relatively small but there is enough space to […]

  • Bike
  • Biking in the Forest

    Another weekend where the wind disappoints. It has been a while since I had been on a proper mountainbike ride so after a little indecision I cruised up into the Forest of Dean. Pretty much as soon as I pulled into the car park I bumped into Marc and Abi, a couple of local friends […]

  • Bike
  • Autumn Bike Ride

    The wind forecast didnt turn up so I figured I would play it safe and just stay local. After a short bike ride yesterday and my lungs feeling like they were burning I figured another ride was in order. The new GoPro Hero 5 had been sat on my shelf for a couple of weeks […]

  • Photography
  • Haugh Woods, Herefordshire

    Early morning stroll round Haugh Woods after a botched effort to make it out for sunrise. It was cold but sunny – a good way to start a day. Everything is looking fully autumnal now with lots of leaves on the ground. After 40 minutes my fingers were numb and it was time to head […]

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  • Tallinn, Estonia

    An ancient city on the Baltic coastline may not be everyone’s choice for a short break in November – but it turned out to be a great trip! I thought it would be cold – but it was really cold. Minus four and constant snowfall. Tallinn is used to that kind of weather though and […]

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  • Moody Afan Forest

    After a morning catching up with friends it was time for some exercise. A mellow SUP to start. The waves were small but fairly clean due to the lack of wind in Rest Bay. A fun session – the air and water were both very mild. After a quick coffee break we headed to Afan […]