Reek Sunday – The Annual Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage

Reek Sunday 2018 is almost upon us. Lying on the stunning Wild Atlantic Way, Croagh Patrick is a 765-metre mountain lying to the west of Westport town in County Mayo, […]

A World Above the Clouds – (Crossing the Bolivian Altiplano)

By Ian Middleton   Lying at an elevation of 4000 metres and covering 10% of the country, the Bolivian Altiplano is the highest plateau in the world. It’s a stark […]

Danger looms on the slopes of Mount Taranaki

“This is the old summit trail,” said the strange-looking man wearing dark sunglasses and a French Foreign Legion-style hat. A large bushy grey beard attempted to hide his expressionless face, […]