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Month: March 2014

Bellroy Very Protective: An Adventure-Tough Wallet?

Bellroy Very Protective: An Adventure-Tough Wallet?

Little things can make a big difference. I certainly find this is the case when I’m travelling. I like to have a place for everything and everything in its place. The danger is, of course, that you end up adding bulk and weight to your kit by using organisational items. If you’re not careful, all those stuff sacks, mesh bags, notebook covers, travel document folders, wallets, pouches, etc., add up. So, I’m always on the lookout for streamlining my personal…

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A Framework For Preparing Yourself For A Survival Situation

A Framework For Preparing Yourself For A Survival Situation

You don’t need to look far for almost countless incident reports, news items and accounts of woe whereby ordinary folk have found themselves in difficulty in the great outdoors due to lack of basic skills and knowledge. So, how do we make sure we have the attitude, skills, knowledge and equipment to see us through adversity? Start Here: Be Realistic About Risk If someone is walking up Snowdon in high heels or scaling Scafell Pike without a waterproof in their…

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