High Spy, Cat Bells ... and Maiden Moor August 3rd 2012 After a very nice breakfast, set off in the early morning sun to Honister Hause, where the walk towards the summit of Dale Head would begin.
It's a relatively steep walk, made more difficult by the fact that the summit cannot be seen until one is almost at the summit. Just to compound things, the path for which I was looking was to be found approximately 25 minutes after setting off, was ve ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Cumbria » Lake District 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 been made an offer I couldn't refuse, I left 30 years of (office) work behind and now 'work' outdoors.
As Nehru so neatly said, we live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Thus, with eyes open and asking questions, I hope to continue learning through experience and travel, as these are as education in themselves.
Happy reading - I shall be happy travelling ...
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