Category Archives: Disability

MY VIKING STORY: THE ROMANTIC DANUBE FROM BUDAPEST TO NUREMBERG

On a break from my outdoor and adventure life, I have just had the pleasure of sailing the Danube on a luxury cruise. Returning home with my motivation to travel sky high, I decided to write about my trip. From

HILLWALKING, AND SOME OF THE DIFFICULTIES I ENCOUNTER

  Background As you  may know by now, I am very attached to the Scottish Mountains and love walking in them. It does, of course bring its own set of challenges for me. UK Hillwalking magazine kindly agreed to publish

RELAX IN THE PEACE AND TRANQUILITY OF SEADRIFT BED AND BREAKFAST AND EXPLORE SOME OF THE MOST SPECTACULAR SCENERY IN SCOTLAND

Seadrift Bed and Breakfast I have recently returned from a delightful short break on the beautiful shores of Lochalsh. My adventures took me onto Skye where I was walking amongst magnificent mountains. I went there to stay in a Bed

GUEST BLOG: ADVICE ON CAMPING

I was lucky enough to be asked to write another guest post.  I shared in it my experiences of camping with a disabilty and some of the things I have learned.  Here is the Link. http://www.anotsoyoungwomanabroad.com/guestposts/?v=79cba1185463    

REVIEWING A MEMORABLE AND CAPTIVATING DAY AT THE SCOTTISH DEER CENTRE IN FIFE

    Set in fifty five acres of Fife countryside, the Scottish Deer Centre (SDC) near Cupar, is committed to the preservation of deer species and a number of other animals. Providing a natural home to deer, raptors, brown bears,

HILLWALKING IN BEAUTIFUL PERTHSHIRE AND MY MOTIVATION TO CLIMB MOUNTAINS AGAIN

Motivation Since I started this sports and fitness blog last year, I have felt really inspired to start hillwalking again. When I was at university I was very motivated to climb mountains. I was a member of the university hillwalking

BE INSPIRED: READ A LITTLE OF MY STORY I SET OUT IN ANOTHER GUEST BLOG

I was asked to write a guest post on another blog called Mummy Tries and I am very grateful.   Renee is an inspirational mother, a home educator and a published author. Mummy Tries is an inspiring lifestyle blog to

NUFFIELD HEALTH AND THE AFFECT BEING A MEMBER IS HAVING ON MY FITNESS AND WELLBEING

Sports and fitness are so important to an individual’s health and happiness. I have reviewed my fitness routine recently and discovered how inspired and motivated I suddenly am. Nothing seems to inspire and motivate me as much as sports and

WHEN IT COMES TO BEING SEEN ON THE BIKE AT NIGHT, THE PROVIZ 360 JACKET TICKS MOST BOXES

First Impressions When I opened the packaging of the new ProViz reflective jacket it immediately looked like a top quality product. The material felt soft and malleable, yet looked great as well. The zips looked, and are, waterproof and have

LOVE BOOTS? THE NEW SCARPA SL ACTIVE ARE A FIRST CHOICE FOR ALL YOUR OUTDOORS WALKS THROUGHOUT THE SEASONS

Overview For disabled people, or anybody doing a lot of outdoors walking, having the right footwear is absolutely crucial. As a child I remember being dragged round shoe shops to get ‘proper’ shoes and oh how I used to resent