Peru: its bigger than Machu Pichu!

Adventure travel in Peru is a destination you really should consider, and really it is more than just the magnificence of Machu Pichu. Amongst other things it boasts the second highest mountain range in the world; Cordillera Blanca. Set mostly within the boundaries of Huascarán National Park, it has more Read more →

Adventure in the Republic of Georgia

If I was thinking about where to go for the next dose of adventure, be it trekking or mountaineering, skiing or mountain biking, or other outdoor pursuits, I really ought to think about Georgia. The country unfortunately saw serious tensions boil-over not so many years back, into the Russo-Georgian War, Read more →

The word from Adelaide.

Cyra of Gastronomic Nomad fame says hello now she is back home! “The first Sunday back in Australia we go down to Adelaide’s Rundle Street Mall. We walk hand in hand, down the busy pedestrian street, just like many other couples doing the same thing. We are dressed casually, me Read more →

Mountain Biking in Super Slow Motion

Just to good to let this video slip past without including it, this breathtaking mountain bike slopestyle clip, was shot at 1,000 frames per second, featuring Martin Söderström, Yannick Granieri, Brandon Semenuk, Cam McCaul and Niki Leitner. The video was made during the FMB world tour stop in Leogang, Austria. Read more →

Big Dual – Kiev 2012

I can”t claim to have done any real MTB stuff but that doesn’t mean I cant appreciate the skill that is required for taking part in major Mountain Biking competitive events. This primarily comes from childhood memories and more recent off-road touring, although in a very limited capacity.   These Read more →