Category Archives: Walking

Nothing Lasts Forever

Alas, their time has come to an end. My faithful walking companions of many miles, many mountains, and many countries have finally shuffled off this mortal coil. To be fair, they gave me a warning of their impending demise a … Continue reading

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Walking for Acorns

I meant to mention in my last post that we were planning to do the Acorns Lantern Walk this weekend. But I didn’t, and so it gets its own post today. Acorns is a children’s hospice that operates in the … Continue reading

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The Companionship of the Long-Distance Walker

I have very clear memories of family hikes undertaken when I were a lad. Most of these took place when I was aged between 10 and 15, living in the Free State in central South Africa. We’d all pile into … Continue reading

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Rediscovering the Cotswolds

When we first arrived in England, I had great designs on visiting the Cotswold area. I’d heard about it from some acquaintance who’d run a B&B there for a while, and it sounded fantastic. And so in the first few … Continue reading

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