The South West Coast Path – A Summary.

I tell you what is harder and more daunting than actually walking the 1000km South West Coast Path, it is the writing of the summary post on your on-line travel blog / diary... It's taken…

The Cotswold Way – A Summary.

Another trail done! It felt great to be walking 'normally' again. Not that I'd developed a 'silly walk' in Lockdown, but the out and back walks from the car are not as good as a…

WtGGTtTGG & Sailors Tattoos.

So lockdown is finally easing and it is time to reflect on trail / walking progress during it, and review my ambitions for this year. Hopefully accommodation and campsites will be open in a couple…

Covid-19. Stay Alert!

The language has changed this week from Stay Home, to Stay Alert, aligned to a new scale (out of 5) of Coronavirus risk. 5 being an NHS that is overrun, and 1 being no presence…

I did a Logo!

All by myself! Had my first go at making a logo since my Grade C in GCSE Design Communication back in the early 1990's! I used a free online tool which then charged me £15…

Virtual Walk

I jumped on todays Twitter trend and did a #virtualwalk for my mum and dad who are isolating because of the Covid-19 virus.... https://youtu.be/-6Hs83FGFes

Home Gym.

This is after just 2 days of lockdown. I'm going to have to abandon my walking plans and get a proper job again if the boredom doesn't end. Should have kept my house less tidy,…

Ridgeway Fail.

Cocked up The Ridgeway.  How so?  Well only did 44% for a start. Not to worry, it’s been there for 5000 years (give or take...) so it will probably wait for me.  I’ve got 3…

Cherry Tomato.

Notes to self: Remember to enjoy it! (Walking).Don’t mess about with it! (Blisters).Always book flexibly! (Everything!)  I deliberately bounced from the Cleveland Way onto The Ridgeway to string more consecutive walking days together. What a…

The Cleveland Way – A Summary.

After the near misses, and nearly finishes of the South Downs Way, and the Hadrians Wall Path, I am pleased to say I managed to finish another trail! I can now chalk up The Cleveland…