Tag Archives: Walking

3 Peaks Challenge in the Chilterns – Discovering the Gluteus Maximus

13th September 29km – with Rhys. I just love charity walks. Why? Because they are well organised and marshalled. You meet exceptionally friendly people and someone is cheering for you when you cross the finish line. But from the beginning: … Continue reading

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Parkland Walk – About the Poison and Antidote of London

22 August 10km – with Prasana. London stinks sometimes. Especially in the last few weeks. It feels like every person I meet wants to screw me over for their own benefit. Call me naive, but I highly value honesty and … Continue reading

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Newest Acquirement – Getting Serious

I’m getting serious about this big plan I’ve got: getting lost and have fun. 🙂

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Bored of Hiking II – The Solutions

Hello my beloved fellow hikers, after my call for inspiration about exciting walks around London in my previous blog post, I got lots of feedback that I’d like to share with you. I know that many of my blog readers … Continue reading

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Bored of Hiking. I Want Drama, Baby! Drama!

I’m bored of hiking. This is shocking. And not quite true. I usually go hiking somewhere around London, in places that are reachable within a 1-2hs train journey. More 1 hour than 2, actually. That limits the area to Surrey, … Continue reading

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Creepy

Have you every encountered anything creepy on your walk? We came across this bunker on our walk from Guildford to Gomshall. Otherwise a lovely walk with bluebells and a visit in ‘The Holiday’s’ country pub, this was a creepy. Not … Continue reading

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Beneath Your Feet

… is absolutely nothing. I just remembered this picture taken at Loch Lomond in Scotland when we walked the West Highland Way. It’s probably the cruelest lake I’ve ever hiked along. You think, you walk along it for 25k, start … Continue reading

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Oxted Circular – Lazy Bastard

9 August 12.6km – with Prasana. Why do you go hiking? We really needed to get away for some time last weekend and the only solution was a hike in the countryside of Surrey. I hoped that I could leave … Continue reading

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Daydreaming about retirement – On a hike in East Sussex

18.7. 14km – with Prasana. One a hike somewhere in Sussex, in the middle of nowhere on a sunny, warm Saturday morning: What else can you do as a pensioner than putting on your best blue-white striped bikini, that barely … Continue reading

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Devil’s Passage in Kitzbühel Alps – “Honey, what’s this axe doing here?”

I felt reminded of the Devil’s Staircase on the West Highland Way in Scotland when I heard about Devil’s Passage. So I thought, alright, it’s gonna be a fairly decent climb up some hill. What else can it be?! On … Continue reading

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