Last night was the first time I celebrated Thanksgiving in three years. Usually I spend this time escaping the US and visiting new places. Last year I was in Estonia, and one of my best friends made me a feast of yummy food as well as provided me with a week of fun and adventure. 482 more words
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Maccabees, Mumford & Sons and mountain bikes in the Cairngorms? The world's best reason to run for the hills
When my friend asked me to join her on an activity weekend in the Scottish mountains my answer was simple: ‘Absolutely not’.
I’m not the outdoorsy type and (*confession time*) I haven’t ridden a bike since I was a teenager, so mountain bike trekking and quad biking didn’t exactly sound like my cup of tea. 634 more words