Ice. Water. Beer. March 30th 2014 We were up bright and early the next morning to unfortunately a rather dull and moody sky. Through breaks in the cloud we could glance some snow capped peaks, and hoped the weather would hold out for our big ticket items. James and I got all the kit and caboodle on for a day's introduction to the art of Ice Climbing on the Fox Glacier. we had big ideas of going straight onto conquering Mt Blan ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
A casual jaunt through South America from the far side of the Beagle Channel. Planning to overland it as far as possible to the Panama Canal, with a couple of sailboats thrown in for good measure.
From the success of Lusting Wander (it sold 4 copies) there are rumours of a much awaited sequel. Watch this space. ... full info