From Stockholm I head to Bergen to enjoy the fjords and hills of western Norway.
Flights available from LHR to SEA for c£500 end of Aug /start of Sep for two weeks – awesome! US Road Trip here we come!!
When time is limited, lots of plans and ideas are important to making the most of your time outside the office – whether it’s a wander in the hills or along the coast, a pint from the local brewery or sup from local distillery or the best local grub on offer. Scotland, my homeland, what better way to see it than a road trip!
The Yoke Ridge and Troutbeck route climbs the Garburn Pass to follow the best side of the Kentmere Horseshoe along the rollercoaster ridge of Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick and Thornthwaite Crag. A steep descent to Threshthwaite Mouth is followed by a long return down lovely Troutbeck.
Continue reading Lake District Week Part 2
Left work sharpish at 5.30 , quick stop at the flat to chuck a few clothes and toiletries into a bag and then hit the road.
First stop this weekend is Wookey Hole Hotel (£35, 1nght), about 10kms from Cheddar Gorge, for a good night’s sleep. Enjoyable journey, great sunset, slow going past Stonehenge as I’d forgotten it was summer solstice eve, but it’s great to be back on the road again and I have a smile on my face and a sense of freedom. Continue reading Somerset Walking Weekend
Leaving Kanab, the road leads to Parowan Days Inn ($104, 2nghts), via Cedar Breaks National Monument. Continue reading Red Rock Country Road Trip Part 5