Southern Finland has great recreational areas for walking and exercising outdoors. On this walk in Luukki we spotted some santa's hats.
It is time to go to the hills when it snows in England. Sharp Edge is a popular and fun ridge up to Blencathra in the Lake District.
I have to talk about whales a bit longer. This one is about the population decline and the recent orca "attacks"
Whilst swimming in a freezing Rydal Water, I think about Herman Melville's Moby Dick and the whales he describes
Armathwaite is a lovely village in Cumbria with a pretty woodland area for walking a climbing
My quick visit to the Coniston copper mines to check out the blue walls and the spot where a bomb was once found.
On our first day out climbing, my current boyfriend started reciting a tale of an assassination attempt that happened in the Coniston Copper mines in the mid-1990s
Easy cave and tunnel fun exploring Cathedral Quarries in the Lake District
We spend our first night in our new-old van last week. Sleeping by the road is not as nice as putting a tent up in the woods but the occasional night in the van can be great.
Somewhere inside the clouds is the slippery and loose Fingers Ridge. If only we could see where.