How to See All of Tasmania in 1-2-3 Weeks (Itinerary for the Adventurous)

The Apple Isle: Small, Fun, Manageable & Lots of Options: A good taste of Tasmania can be had circumnavigating the island. The below covers most of the island and includes some tips for those who like to run or bike!This is more an express trip for the time poor.. With time + campervan you could […]

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A Humours Tasmania Summary

Tasmania, The Land of Idiosyncrasies We had an amazing time in Tas – loved it – and there are some defining characteristics which I’ve listed here in good humour – First, shortest, longest, oldest, or most southern of everything Most cars encountered (and going slow) have a hire sticker If not a hire car it’s […]

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Review: Kathmandu Zeolite Active (Shell) Jacket

Ticking all possible boxes for race mandatory gear (NGX: windproof, waterproof & breathable), this Nylon jacket at “170” grams (size m, see below) is an absolute winner. Pros: Extremely light Packs down into its pocket Small form factor Chest clip to hold the zips together when unzipped (very cool) It’s actually 164grams πŸŽ‰ Price/Bang for […]

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Northern Spain: Segovia, Santiago, Cudillero, Valladolid & Avila

Pre and post the Raid Gallaecia race, we darted around to taste just a bit of what the region has to offer. If you want history, I included Wikipedia links as I’m not going to pretend I remember all the history myself! Here below are some pictures and my thoughts/comments. Segovia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Segovia We happened upon this ancient […]

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