house sitting

We’ve joined a house sitting website!

In the middle of the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic, and with nowhere to go, we've joined a house sitting website. Why? Read on! Planning for the future When the lockdown restrictions of 2020 are eventually lifted,…

two wheels to Chamonix

How to write your own paperback book

Thinking about writing your own paperback book? Got an idea for a novel or a non-fiction story? Our short guide includes practical tips on how we self-published our own paperback - read on! Before we…

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5 incredible crime documentaries on Netflix

Looking for something new to watch on Netflix? Here's our top five recommendations for real crime documentaries! 1. Don't F**k With Cats Is it about cats? Kind of. Is it about crime? 100% yes. Don't…

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5 top tips for Holiday Car Hire

Do you find hiring a car for your holiday a little bit confusing when it comes to the costs? Here are our top tips based on our experience of hiring a car in Portugal... Don't…

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Three reasons to move to Portugal

'The grass is greener on the other side' or so the saying goes. After spending a week in central Portugal, we've taken some time to reflect on whether it would be a good place to…

via ferrata Chamonix

The day we did Via Ferrata – and…

It was summer 2017 and we were visiting Chamonix in the French Alps looking for a new adventure activity to try....that's when we came across 'Via Ferrata'... We hadn't heard of Via Ferrata before but…

New book out now!

So as you might already know, we've been busy getting a book together! For the past year (maybe even longer) Ali has been writing the story of her mammoth bike ride from Pontypridd to Chamonix.…

Why we support the Tough Girl Podcast

Want something new to listen to? Then check out the 'Tough Girl Podcast'. It's packed full of sport and adventure stories from inspirational women across the world. Where did we find it? We first came…