Backpacking in the Beacons!

I was working away in Cardiff for three weeks, coming home for the weekends in between, but we¬†were travelling by car and the thought of two 7-8 hour drives within 48 hours wasn't so¬†appealing. Light bulb moment, I thought it would be great to stay back in Wales and do some hiking in the¬†Brecon Beacons. …

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Navigating with a smart phone

Navigating on the hills¬†with a smartphone¬†has become¬†quite a¬†contentious subject and there¬†are a lot of misconceptions¬†around how GPS works on a smartphone. In this article, I aim to explain how to safely navigate with your phone and at the same time, debunk some of the myths I often see mentioned¬†on social media. Firstly, I can't stress …

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