There but for the Grace of God (Go I)
“I am delighted that we can offer you a position on…” It was the most unlikely of emails that I never thought I would receive. 1,306 more words
It was a cold, rainy, Autumn day when I arrived in Paris on October 15th, 2015. And it was absolutely perfect. The clouds broke through as we descended on the outskirts of Paris and I was tense with anticipation from the long journey from New York through Iceland onward to France. 1,269 more words
We take photos as a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone
So I recently entered a travel competition, made the top ten but sadly I did not win the final stage for an epic trip hiking the Inca Trail )o: However I did win over £250 worth of hiking and adventure gear from Mountain Warehouse as a runner up!210 more words
When asked by a New York Times reporter in 1923 “why climb Everest?”, famous climber George Mallory simply replied, “Because it’s there”.
Ever since the British surveyed Mount Everest in the 1850s, the tallest mountain in the world has fascinated climbers and explorers alike. 1,210 more words