Micro Adventures

Fieldwork in the Scottish Highlands

2013-05-22T23:06:37+01:00By |

It's remarkably easy to sit in a centrally heated office, cosily hatching plans through the Winter. Distances look shorter, methods seem simpler and the prospect of a summer of fieldwork in the hills sounds positively straight forward.

A Micro Adventure

2012-05-11T14:11:36+01:00By |

Getting from A to B has never been easier, faster or lazier. There’s an awful lot of positives to that, but one niggling little flaw is all the places you miss on the way..

Imagine

2012-05-21T16:00:17+01:00By |

Imagine, crawling on your hands and knees in the pitch-black confines of a tunnel, 80 feet below ground. Hours have passed since you last saw the sun and the sky, mud and rock surrounds you.

Sledges and the Countryside

2012-05-12T13:49:09+01:00By |

Here in the UK we have huge sprawling cities, tens of millions of people and all the trappings of civilization. As such, I am hugely relieved that one can spend four days traveling, even with a car, and still regain that same sense of adventure that you might find half way around the world..

Akavas Gorge (barefoot)

2012-05-21T15:54:26+01:00By |

Winding down towards the Western coast of Cyprus, Akavas Gorge is an artery carrying water and bringing life to a rich and verdant ecosystem. Besides being a botanists or geologists dream, it is difficult not to be impressed..

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