Snowboarding in Bariloche, Patagonia

Bariloche is in the Lake District in Argentina. It is technically just north of Patagonia but the name Patagonia brings more evocative images for...

10 Random travel tips that might save your life

Over the past decade I have fine tuned my off the bike essentials, these are a few items that have proved vital in an...

Hiking Lauca National Park, Chile

After we crossed into Chile we entered the stunning Lauca National Park. We hitched across  the borders no mans land then walked into the...

Hiking to the Southern Patagonian Icefield, El Chalten – Argentina

I think we may have left the best to last. This trek to the Campo de Hielo Sur or the Southern Icefield is a...

Knoydart – the mythical inaccessible peninsula in Scotland

We set out on foot, one of only two ways to reach Knoydart, the other is by boat. Yes you could bring a bike...

Winter Hiking in Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile

This is a rather epic blog post about both just getting to and then exploring a rather incredible place even more so in the...

Northern Chile San Pedro de Atacama

After our first attempt at snowboarding being a little thin on the snow, we decided the best thing to do was head north and...

Rhino Laces – My review of the unbreakable boot lace

Rhino Laces are a new company given a boost by Kickstarter, they basically came up with a pair of boot laces that are guaranteed...

Greece Lightning – Cycle touring the length of Northern Greece

We made it into Greece a few days ago and have now arrived at Kavala. It has been such a friendly country so far. It makes...

Patagonia the Movie…..

The first installment of my South America snowboarding edit is now on You Tube. This is part 1 of 3 that will make up...

A guide to the best mountain huts around the world

If you want to embrace the wildest mountains without carrying your tent then you need to find a mountain hut (AKA a mountain cabin...

2015 a year in photographic review.

2015 was a strange year for us. We finally left Chamonix for good, signified by us collecting our last belongings and on reflection it's...