Travel

  • Reflection: Civil Engineering through the years and my favourite parts!

    As my time at University comes to an end, I have been reflecting back on the long but short 5 years. I came to University hopeful, excited and a little nervous. Like the majority of students, my biggest fear was that I wouldn’t make friends. That quickly changed of course once I realized all the […]

  • How to: Move out, the guide

    I am sure everyone, including me, is currently stressing over exams, assignment and potentially, moving out. That’s why I decided to make this short and easy guide on how to move out, hassle-free. Here’s what you will need: Boxes and/or bags for packing Tape, lots and lots of it Permanent marker(s) Padlock, if your storage […]

  • I will adventure again

    With the weather getting warmer, days getting longer and eased restrictions moving closer (hopefully), I am starting to get back to planning bigger adventures a little further from Dundee, in hopes that they will be possible in some form this summer. In the spirit of adventure inspiration, I have dug out some past adventure video […]

  • 5 countries you can visit on a budget

    With the COVID-19 vaccine out and ready for to be distributed, the world is giving us some hope for a Summer 2021 or at least Easter/Summer 2022 vacation with your friends or family. If you are anything like me and you like to be the one making the bookings for your friends, here are some […]

  • Covid Can’t Stop Me – Tier 3 Adventuring

    I may have gotten stuck in Dundee for all. of 2020 thanks to Covid, but there is no way I could let that mess up my year. And while proper multi-day adventure trips may not really be a possibility right now, my adventurer heart decided it was time for some Covid defiance and I spent […]

  • A trip to Anstruther

    One of the best things about living in Dundee, is the number of small towns you can visit during your breaks. A 2-hour drive from Dundee with amazing outskirts views of Scotland, I visited a charming fishing town in the East Neuk of Fife called ‘Anstruther’. The top attraction of this place was it’s high-quality […]

  • Queensferry & Deep Sea World

    While day trips might seem like a thing of the past and unlikely to happen anytime soon it important to remember once the pandemic is over, we will need to find things to do! One of my favourite day trips from Dundee is to Queensferry. You take the train to Inverkeithing and then change to […]

  • Fall Hike up Ben Vrackie

    Reaching the outdoors from Dundee can sometimes seem a little difficult without a car, especially with current circumstances not allowing for car-sharing or SU buses for club sessions. Not having a driving licence but being a keen adventurer, I have set out to find great day trip locations around Dundee that can be reached without […]

  • Voluntary Distancing

    The present state of not being able to physically hang out with friends is far from optimal; however, there are moments when solitude is beneficial. This post is about a solo adventure I did across a vastly remote area of the Scottish Highlands, long before the current lockdown got enforced.

  • Revisiting the Lakes

    Making an MTB loop on Skiddaw, a mountain in the northern Lake District.