GoBelow: Extreme
Mar25

GoBelow: Extreme

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 new brave adventurers decided to give it a go! Early on the Saturday morning we set off...

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Once Upon a Christmas We Went White Water Rafting
Nov29

Once Upon a Christmas We Went White Water Rafting

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 shivers through your body and you can see your breath as soon as you step out of the door. In such treacherous conditions most normal...

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Call Me Poseidon
Sep17

Call Me Poseidon

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 my hard work (floating around) paid off.   I’d been learning to dive with a local dive center here in North Wales called Frogsborn. To get our...

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White Water Tubing – Llangollen
Aug15

White Water Tubing – Llangollen

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 I tell you is true, “But how do you know this, you crazy Welsh man?!” I hear you say. Because I’ve done it. Oooooh...

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