Potatoes, Seafood chowder and breathtaking vistas… In New Zealand Lachlan flatted with a couple of Irish Lads for a year, back in 2011, around the time that NZ won the Rugby World Cup. One of the lads (Phil) now lives near London and so we had caught up with him while living there; however, we

The Northface loop in Grizedale

On a sunny Wednesday in early April, we woke up early to get the most out of the day. Staying in a little campsite west of Lake Coniston we had a little drive ahead of us to get the Grizeale Forest Centre, approximately 45 minutes. We wanted to get to the carpark & cook up

Tour of Helvellyn

Camping in the Lakes district at ‘Sykeside camping ground’, offered the potential for a number of epic mountain bike rides. The campground is located next to Helvellyn, the third highest mountain in the Lakes District, this in mind we had to do the 20km loop to the top of Helvellyn which starts and ends in

So it begins…

So, work finally came to an emotional end with a week of leaving drinks, well wishing, handing over of responsibilities and the occasional man-hug. With 6+ months of no responsibilities and adventures ahead of us we were both surprised that the over-riding emotion of our last day was that of sadness and anxiety. Sadness to

An introduction to us…

We are an Australian girl & a New Zealand boy travelling around the UK & Europe exploring everything that is foreign to us in this part of the world being antipodeans. As Antipodean’s we are given the privileged opportunity to live/work & explore the UK but only until the early ages of 30, as we