Tag Archives: walking

The beautifully brutal.

Sunday 03 June 2018 – London. When I started thinking on this post it was going to comprise a number of semi random images taken during June. However, I could not put together much of a thread for the images … Continue reading

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The Epping Forest Project, Phase 5 – May.

The Epping Forest Project, Phase 5 – May. Reluctant at first I headed down the gentle slope and into trees, uninspired and frustrated at myself for not being able to relax into this morning alone in the forest. As I … Continue reading

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A small taste of the Cotswalds

Sunday 20 May 2018 – Cotswalds, Gloucestershire. How do they fit all this countryside in? This is something I ponder (and wonder at) every time I leave the city and explore somewhere new. Why is it all stunning? often follows … Continue reading

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Wainamu

Sunday 29 April 2018. Lake Wainamu, Bethells Beach, Auckland, New Zealand. ‘You are here’ the sign tells me, us. However, this is not always helpful. Where exactly is here? The sign may show which way is up, but sans compass … Continue reading

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Rangitoto Island.

Monday 23 April 2018. Rangitoto Island, Auckland, New Zealand. Walking from the hotel to the waterfront Auckland appears to be one large construction site. Just like central London only the buildings are newer and uglier; the harbour not distracting from … Continue reading

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Walking and chatting. The River Lea with M.

Saturday 14 April 2018. River Lea, Walthamstow. I think it is reasonably safe to say that I can be a little obsessive. I am no single issue fanatic, often obsessing over multiple things at the same time; work, photography, books, … Continue reading

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A brief moment of solitude – Beachy Head.

Saturday 23 December 2017 – Eastbourne and Beachy Head. Not having had a weekend away on my own for months I booked a couple of nights in a bed and breakfast in the coastal town of Cromer in Norfolk. I … Continue reading

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A walk up Ben Nevis. The New Zealand version.

Friday 25 November 2016 – Nelson, New Zealand. I arrived back in New Zealand in the middle of the night on Monday. I spent Tuesday around Auckland with mum and family – and got to spend an afternoon with my … Continue reading

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SWCP Walk Part 2, Day 3. Westward Ho! to Clovelly.

Sunday 12 June 2016 – Clovelly, Devon. Day three of three, almost over already. However, today was what the last two days were building up to. No more tar seal, no more flat wide paths, just up hill, down hill, … Continue reading

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SWCP Walk Part 2, Day 2. Westleigh to Westward Ho!

Saturday 11 June 2016 -Westward Ho!, Devon. I left the B and B in Westleigh at 9:30, after waiting for the rain to stop, and to let the monster breakfast go down, fuel for the day. My legs felt good after … Continue reading

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