16 Hours in Cologne

Cologne (or Köln, in German) is apparently the fourth most popular city in Germany and the largest city on the Rhine. Having heard of the Rhine but thinking cologne was only the makings of Chanel and Hugo Boss, I was excited and intrigued to hear that we were heading off to the city for a…

Mountain Leader Low-Down

Becoming a mountain leader will open doors, it will teach you life lessons and skills. It will give you amazing experiences and possibly start a new, exhilarating career. However, it is no easy task and to embark on the journey should not be taken lightly. Becoming a mountain leader has been one of the best…

Mountain Leader – D-Day.

Assessment Day 1: ‘Wow, this is really happening’ The realisation kicked in that after four years and the recent few weeks of drama, I was finally there, on my Mountain Leader Assessment – this was it. Day 2: ‘Ropework, you got this. Stay calm, think it through’. The constant brain power, the demon on my…