A 1160 Mile Walk into the Unknown - Lands End to John o'Groats June 22nd 2011 "Great breasts." You know you've hit a low point in life when such comments are aimed at you, rather than your wife who's walking beside you. I was in England for the first time in 2½ years and this insult, from a group of uniform wearing students, was my welcoming message. It hit home hard. I'd been living in Asia, gorging on everything edible, and was in the worst physical shape of ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Leicestershire » Hinckley Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
Having spent several years travelling around the world, living in far reaching destinations and sampling differing cultures and lifestyles, I am now planning my next major travel adventure.
Starting on June 25th 2011 my wife and I will walk from Land's End at the south-western tip of England to John O'Groats, located at the north-eastern tip of Scotland. This is a 1200 mile walk and will take approximately three months to complete. This walk will be for charity and we will be raising money for the charity Association for International Cancer Research (AICR) (ht... full info