32 Years Of Adventures (Part 2)

I am 32 years of age and like many people birthdays make me feel miserable. End of another year, edging closer to death. This is the second of a series of blogs I have written to make myself feel better. I look back over 32 years and highlight 32 cool adventures and the lessons I…

32 Years Of Adventure

It is January and last week it was my birthday, I am 32 years of age and like many people birthdays make me feel miserable. End of another year, edging closer to death and I get a feeling I get every year where I ask myself questions like What have I done? Am I wasting…

Pre-Adventure blues

After writing Post-Adventure blues 2 weeks ago I started to feel better. I re-read my blog post and realised that adventure is all about the ups and downs, there are two more blogs to be written. So this blog is all about the adventure blues but before I even start. All adventures start with an…

In the Footsteps of Yeats

WB Yeats was one of the most well-known Irish poets of the 20th Century, Yeats managed to turn the world’s attention to the magical landscape of Sligo through his beautifully written poems. My mum loved Yeats and I grew up with his poems. When my family came over to visit last year we had to…

Post-Adventure Blues

It has been over a month since I finished my cycle from London to Istanbul and the Adventure Blues have kicked in and let’s face it, it was inevitable. How could anyone stay upbeat when one day you are travelling Europe and then suddenly you are back to normality? I thought I would write a…

24 hours in Sarajevo

Last month my friend Adam and I met in Belgrade, hired a car and drove to Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bosnia is not renowned for tourism and neither of us had visited the city before and knew very little about Bosnia and this made an exhilarating city break. I really enjoyed my time there…