Archive for 'UK'
Posted on 21. Oct, 2013 by Dan Collins.
Both London and Paris are cities on top of most backpacker’s to see list when travelling to Europe. Obviously most travellers would want to hop on the Eurostar and visit both, but what if time, money or a combination of the two means you can only visit one, which one do you choose? Hopefully this […]
Posted on 25. Mar, 2013 by Dan Collins.
Early last year myself and a few adventurous friends of mine booked ourselves on to a ‘Go Below’ experience – it’s basically an adventure exploring the abandoned mines of Snowdonia in North Wales. This year the group we booked through have opened an ‘extreme’ version and so half of the original group plus a few […]
Posted on 29. Nov, 2012 by Dan Collins.
As the seasons turn and Mother Nature gracefully bows out to Jack Frost, the days in this sleepy little Welsh town where I live grow shorter every day. The rolling green fields that surround my house now sparkle in the mornings from dew turned in to tiny icicles. The wind brings a chill that sends […]
Posted on 12. Oct, 2012 by Dan Collins.
I’m not normally the type who will copy and pase things or forward on those spammy emails, but this one came through to me last night and I thought it was pretty cool. Rather than do a mass forward on the email I thought I’d load it up here. The below is not my […]
Posted on 17. Sep, 2012 by Dan Collins.
If you’re a keen follower you will have noticed from my Facebook I’ve recently become a fully qualified scuba diver! I’ve been learning on and off for what seems like bloody ages now (I broke my arm at the start of the course so we had to wait a while) but last weekend all of […]
Posted on 15. Aug, 2012 by Dan Collins.
Have you ever wanted to go White Water rafting but don’t have 5 friends that you totally trust with your life while you’re hurtling down rapids surrounded by crazy scary rocks in a rubber boat? Well I’ve got some super-awesome-cala-fragalistic-expelliarmus news for you… now you can do it on your own. Yes folks this tale […]
Posted on 10. Jul, 2012 by Dan Collins.
My friends and stalkers, for this long you have stuck by me reading the constant drivel I churn out on a weekly basis. You’ve read my antics of present and future but never before have I indulged you in my past. For this one time only (unless you read this more than once) I’m going […]