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Adventure Reading 101 Expedition and travel books were my first opening into the world which gradually became my passion, my obsession and – eventually – my career. I’d like to help you prise open the door yourself and glimpse inside. Be careful! Open […] Read »
My Favourite Books I have been asked to choose my favourite 6 books of all time. Clearly this is an unfair task! Read »
Advice for Speaking in Public Public speaking is daunting. Here is my advice after giving over 1000 presentations round the world. Read »
12 Tips for Microadventures with Children I had an email recently from someone called Stutch, telling me about microadventures with their children. I asked Stutch to share a few tips for other parents wanting to take children on microadventures. If you have any other suggestions please […] Read »
Favourite Bits of the Year I hope you have had a good 2012 and are looking forward to next year too. Here are some of my favourite bits from the last year My favourite Trip of the Year My favourite Talk of the Year My […] Read »
10 Small Things Here are 10 Small Things I Wish I Did More: 1. Going to bed early 2. Seeing the sun rise 3. Press ups 4. Pull ups 5. Reading books 6. Wild swimming 7. Going to talks, lectures, events 8. Riding […] Read »
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