• Discover the art of travel

  • Adventure | Exploration | Travel

  • Discover the art of travel

  • Adventure | Exploration | Travel

Next Events

Trekking, Nepal

Next Expedition

I will be leading two expeditions for Jagged Globe to Aconcagua (6959m), South America’s highest mountain. There are still a few places left if you’d like to join me and the team in December 2015 and January 2016

Kendal Mountain Festival

Remote Trekking Talk

I’ll be talking about trekking in remote places around the world in the Lowe Alpine yurt at the Kendal Mountain Festival. It’s FREE. See you at 11am Saturday 21st Nov

expedition planning

Expedition Planning and Funding workshop

Do you have an expedition idea but don’t know how to get started with planning? Did you know that there are many grants and funding sources available for expeditions? Get all the information and top tips in this workshop.

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It was mountaineering which first took me to remote parts of the world. There I had to overcome both logistical and physical challenges. The rewards could be unexpected; insights into places of the world I had never heard of before, local hospitality and the breathtaking stillness of the mountains on a perfect day.






WEEKLY PHOTO: Mount Ararat from Armenia

To a visitor the view of Mount Ararat from Armenia, which dominates the horizon of capital Yerevan, adds to the grandeur of the city, for some it is associated with the belief that…


WEEKLY PHOTO: Girl and pup, Tajikistan

Travelling through Tajikistan to Afghanistan this summer whilst leading an expedition for Secret Compass, our journey was halted on the second day when landslides destroyed the road. There was no alternative…