Writing and mountain photography
England's deepest lake is an ongoing enigma. Strike up a casual chat with a local, and you’ll soon be listening to belief-defying tales of dastardly murders, ghostly riders and underwater gnome gardens. The best way to explore this remote corner of the Lake District is by stand-up paddleboard. Read my TGO feature here.
Exploring Sri Lanka
When Italian explorer Marco Polo visited Sri Lanka in the 12th century, he described it as ‘the best island of its size in the world’. Fast-forward to 2018, and those words have never been more apt. Read my Insight Guides article on why to visit Sri Lanka this year.
Scrambling the Cuillin Ridge
Skye's Cuillin Ridge is, quite simply, one of the best mountaineering routes in Europe. Remote, sustained, serious and with fantasy views over mountains and sea, this is scrambling at its most thrilling. Here’s my BMC article on how to tackle the one ridge to rule them all.