Climbing Ben Venue – the lesser known peak near Loch Katrine

In the last few years Calum and I have completely fallen in love with climbing mountains and hills in Scotland. You probably have noticed it here anyway…I genuinely believe it is one of the most exhilarating feelings in the world, standing on top of the hill. Ben Venue is perched right next to Loch Katrine…… Continue reading Climbing Ben Venue – the lesser known peak near Loch Katrine

West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 3. Rowardennan to Crianlarich 20.5miles/34km

The day 3, oh the day 3. It was so hard. I think it was the hardest day for me. We started off the day at Rowardennan hotel, after having a hearty breakfast we were out of the door by 8am. A few other people were leaving at that time (we actually ended up chatting…… Continue reading West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 3. Rowardennan to Crianlarich 20.5miles/34km

West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 2. Dryman to Rowardennan 13miles/21km

Well, the start of the day was great! We had breakfast at Drymen and headed off around 9am. There is a gentle incline for the first hour going through beautiful woodland and Loch Lomond reveals itself. The second hour we spent walking towards the Conic hill and climbing it. Got so lucky with the weather…… Continue reading West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 2. Dryman to Rowardennan 13miles/21km

West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 1. Milngavie to Drymen 12miles/20km

Our very first day of walking the West Highland Way we have started at 8.30am on a Sunday at the end of April. The first day was actually a really nice and relatively easy walk. For the first hour we walked through Mugdock Country Park and it was very serene, especially walking though woodland covered…… Continue reading West Highland Way (in 6 days) – Day 1. Milngavie to Drymen 12miles/20km

Marrakesh diaries – useful travel tips

There have been so many changes in my life in 2018, I’ve changed a few jobs and actually found myself being constantly creatively stimulated and challenged. Hence why I haven’t had much left for this cosy place. Marrakesh – Too Many Plants Blog And of course none of that stopped me from traveling. I have…… Continue reading Marrakesh diaries – useful travel tips