Cycling Dartmoor’s Granite Way

How does an easy, mostly flat and exceedingly pleasant bike ride along Dartmoor’s north western edge sound to you? Absolutely ideal? Yeah, I thought so. Welcome to the Granite Way.…

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Naples: a City of Grit and Bones

Naples: a City of Grit and Bones

We roam the streets for the atmosphere alone. It’s frenetic and keeping a straight line is impossible. Every few seconds I’m dodging scooters, other tourists and even cars. …
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Cycling the Grand Western Canal from Tiverton to Holcombe Rogus

Cycling the Grand Western Canal from Tiverton to Holcombe Rogus

As Devon bike rides go, cycling the Grand Western Canal from Tiverton is an exceptionally beautiful one. 22 miles and flat, it's a slice of paradise that I'd never known existed.
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Isobaa Merino Review, Or: How I Fell in Love with a Jumper in Midsummer

Isobaa Merino Review, Or: How I Fell in Love with a Jumper in Midsummer

Isobaa gave me a great opportunity to test out their merino clothing this summer. From the mountains to the moor, I took it for a ride with zero washing.
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Beaver Spotting on the River Otter: Celebrating the Reintroduction of these Magnificent Animals

Beaver Spotting on the River Otter: Celebrating the Reintroduction of these Magnificent Animals

I became aware of the beaver thanks to the shutter sounds of far fancier cameras than mine. My eyes searched the water and there it was, a brown head, calm …
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