Hiking as a Couple: Our Survival Guide

Our physical preparation for a long distance hike is only part of the story. We share some of the challenges we face, and ‘survival strategies’ we have, for hiking as a couple.


European GR trails to dream about…

Europe is blessed with some fantastically diverse long distance trails. Choosing which one can be hard, in this post we look at 10 of the most well known of the GR routes.

Exploring the gorgeous Sierra de Guara

For a couple of months this winter we travelled around Spain in our campervan, not to laze around on the Costas, but to explore the lesser known Sierras and rural hinterland of this huge and diverse country. By late November this meant staying ahead of any rainy weather, so we crossed the Pyrenees from France…