Show/Hide Navigation

Ten Things I Didn’t See in the Arctic

Sleeping in an Igloo

Continuing my trip down Arctic memory lane, I thought this list might be quite interesting to help you realise just how empty and unreal the Arctic feels.

10 things I haven’t seen in ages

  1. Trees, grass or flowers
  2. Birds or insects
  3. A stone, dust or a road
  4. Money
  5. A child
  6. A house or a shop
  7. A television or newspaper
  8. A stranger
  9. Night
  10. My Feet

Best bit of kit I have with me: Mini Atlas

Luxury Item: iPod

What I Miss: Match of the Day/Espresso

Read Comments

You might also like

What is Stopping us Living Adventurously? Fear? Over recent days I’ve been asking a series of questions on social media to try to figure out what is stopping people from living as adventurously as they might wish to do, and exploring whether — at its heart — […]...
How to Improve your Email Newsletter I’ve been half-heartedly sending email newsletters for 17 years. But only recently have I started to make a real effort to make them good (do you subscribe? If not, you probably should). In order to learn what my audience was […]...
Bavarian Microadventure – with a difference I was worried, eight years ago, when I first began sleeping on local hills and swimming in rivers to get my prescribed dose of adventure. I had just, barely, hardly, got to a point where I felt confident that enough […]...



Post a Comment

HTML tags you can use: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

© Copyright 2012 Alastair Humphreys. All rights reserved. Site design by JSummerton