Category archive - Australia

Mt. Kosciuszko: Landscape Photography in the Snowy Mountains

Mt. Kosciuszko: Landscape Photography in the Snowy Mountains


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Snowgoose Apartments: Thredbo, Snowy Mountains

Snowgoose Apartments: Thredbo, Snowy Mountains

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The Man From Snowy River: Australia

The Man From Snowy River: Australia

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Winter Camping: Pemberton, Western Australia

Winter Camping: Pemberton, Western Australia

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Australia: My Island Home

Australia: My Island Home

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A Road Trip Survival Guide

A Road Trip Survival Guide

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Travel Disruptions: When Things Go Wrong

Travel Disruptions: When Things Go Wrong

 

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Photo Essay: Hiking The Cape to Cape Track, Western Australia

Photo Essay: Hiking The Cape to Cape Track, Western Australia

 

If you’ve been following this blog for a while you will know how much I love being by the sea. And hiking.

So spending my birthday weekend with a few friends by the coast hiking the Cape to Cape Track in the South West of Western Australia seemed like one of my better ideas.

Plans were made, tents were hauled out of storage, supply lists were drawn up….we were good to go!

The weather, however, had other ideas.

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The Bear Truth: Grizzly Bears In Alaska

The Bear Truth: Grizzly Bears In Alaska

 

It’s common knowledge that there are grizzly bears in Alaska. So on a horse-riding trip in the Talkeetna mountains in Alaska it made sense to ask our guide whether there was any chance of encountering a grizzly.

“Oh they usually tend to stay away from the horses”

The only word I heard in that sentence was “usually”.

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Adventurous Travel: How to be a More Intrepid Traveller

Adventurous Travel: How to be a More Intrepid Traveller

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