Experience

The final voyage

  With the big changes to my working life fast approaching, the decision was made to sell Mystere, the yacht I have owned and raced, with a friend, for the past 6 years. Luckily, being such a good speci...

Beirut experience

Lebanon is not a country I would have chosen if I were going on holiday. From the few days I spent there working, I can now say that I probably will not be returning. It wasn't a bad place, but I just didn't ge...

Build an empire on homebrew

With new opportunities round the corner and a big focus on my finances, I have taken steps to ensure I am not left without beer whatever happens! This may sound weird but, listen carefully, beer builds empires!...

Iceland Adventure

Iceland is one of the most amazing places on Earth! From barren landscapes to beautiful glaciers, everything can be seen and experienced! I spent a short time there and had the opportunity to visit a few of the...

Diving with Great Whites

This is another old post of mine from a trip to South Africa in 2003. As one of my most exciting adventures, it really fits in well! Saturday 4th October 2003 It’s early… too early for me in fact. The alarm i...

Wreck Diving the HMS Maori

A few years ago, whilst on holiday in Malta, I had the opportunity to dive the wreck on the HMS Maori. This was written at the time. The Dive This was the first day that we had seen rain in Malta and there wa...

An adventure… at last!

This post is going to concentrate on something a little more exciting than the last few! This blog is all about making the most of our lives and the big thing that really drives me is the thought of adventure! ...