Tag Archives: walking

Keep cyclists off pedestrian paths

Keep cyclists off pedestrian paths

For a long time I have battled against cyclists who refuse to dismount on pedestrian paths and expect me to give way to them. On the footpath in question there was a sign of a black cyclist within a r ...
The Snows of Kilimanjaro

The Snows of Kilimanjaro

Soon after I retired a walking friend asked if I was interested in attempting to walk to the top of Africa. Mount Kilimanjaro is the crown of Tanzania and Africa’s highest mountain at 19345 feet ...
You must visit Windermere in autumn

You must visit Windermere in autumn

It wasn’t meant as a test but Rob the assistant manager listed the hotel’s choice of four fine rums with impressive ease before I realised they were written in the drinks booklet lying uns ...