Archives

Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2012’

IMG 1546edit1v2web

Friday Photo: Unexpected Visitors

2

They say that a camel can smell water. I’m not sure if that’s true, but they do have a knack of turning up at camp..

Read More →  
IMG 2173edit1v2web

8 Expedition Lows

1

Expeditions aren’t all fun all of the time. Low points can leave you wondering why you’re there, pushing you towards giving up, amplified by the very nature of expedition life..

Read More →  
IMG 6957edit1web

Good things happen when you least expect it

0

On one particularly tiring and long day, the very instant my head hit the pillow (insert: a sandy pair of rather grim trousers) the valley boomed with the rasping bellow of an Arabian Leopard.

Read More →  
IMG 7257bweb

Ten Interesting Photos

4

I’ve developed a love of photography as a means to help tell stories..

Read More →  
IMG 3979web

Follow the Journey

0

Well we’re off via a ferry from Harwich in search of beautiful and wild Eastern Europe, and there’s been an exciting last minute development on the trip.

Read More →  
IMG 0662edit1web2

The Next Adventure

1

There’s something about looking at a map and hatching a plan, the inevitable pre-departure kit explosion, excitement at all the possibilities, and then hoicking on a rucksack and going.

Read More →  
IMG 2257edit1web

In Praise of the Little Guy

4

Have you ever heard of the ‘Big 5’?

Supposedly the five African animals most difficult and dangerous to hunt on foot. Unfortunately, it’s more a marketing term aimed at tourists than anything else.

Read More →  
IMG 0810edit1web

A Year on from the End of Exams

1

Watching the notifications of revision despair popping up from friends still at university, exam season is clearly upon us. I can barely believe that a year has flown past since I escaped the exam hall for good and set about putting it all to use.

Read More →