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Month: May 2014

My Favourite Kindle Adventure eBooks

Here are 5 of my favourite adventure ebooks.

An Unsung Hero

Amazing life story of Tom Crean, an Irish sailor who was basically a part of every important British polar expedition at the turn of the 20th Century but was never really recognised for his amazing achievements.

Wild camp by Llyn Cau, Cadair Idris

“…I had a decision to make for this first wild camp trip up a mountain. Do I take a Tarp and go lightweight, or do I take my tent and have some relative comfort (but heavier pack)…”

Inspired by Alastair Humphreys

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First Toddler Microadventure

This weekend I took my daughter on her first toddler microadventure. She’s just turned 3 years old and I figured that this first trip will either make or break her taste for the outdoors, for camping and for adventure in general. Realising this I made sure I carefully planned each aspect of the trip so that there was never a bored moment or soggy spirit. Read on for my experience of how my careful plans panned out.

Inspired by Alastair Humphreys

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