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Sadernes Climbing

Sadernes Climbing

I recently went Sadernes climbing, well not quite.  As a running theme, it seems my blog is just about climbing lately.  Well in fairness, it’s all I can afford to do that gives me the most amount of enjoyment. Since breaking my finger in May, I’ve had a lot of[…]

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the Mountains with Mum

In the Mountains with Mum

Mum came to visit to me again last week.  Being it is peak season out here in Barcelona so I went to the mountains with mum. 🙂 Barcelona We spent a couple of nights in Barcelona before escaping out of the city.   I didn’t take many photos while mum[…]

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Barcelona with the Aussies

The Aussies Last year, before leaving Mexico City, I met Kyl and Heidi for the second time.  Kyl had been backpacking for a year in South America when I met him in Chiapas and Heidi had flown out of Australia to meet him for the last month on the road.  Sometimes[…]

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Sort Yet Again

Camping in Sort yet again

While on my trip in the Americas, I had various messaging sessions and talks with followers/fans about my gear, equipment and opinions and advice about every last detail about solo travelling. Back in Sort Yet Again Hafsteinn had contacted me last year. Which was among many of the other people[…]

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Tibidabo 006 Cycle

Tibidabo 006 Cycle

Hello all, it’s been a while since I wrote about my cycling up to Tibidabo, and there’s a fair reason for that.   I haven’t done it in a few weeks! Between being distracted by climbing, poor health and such I just haven’t got myself round to cycling up the[…]

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American Invasion

American Invasion

As you may recall Max and Alesha from my visit to Chicago and again to San Francisco.  Well they came to visit me here in Barcelona,  while we didn’t take many group photos we had a great time together. The American Invasion One of the highlights of their great visit[…]

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Abella de la Conca

Abella de la Conca - Walking Up

Hello all,  it’s been a while since I posted on here.   Last couple of weeks I’ve been a bit off with my blog posting. Preface A few weeks ago, I agreed to climb with some new folk.  This much like the first time a few weeks before, it is[…]

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Subirats Climbing

Subirats Climbing

This weekend I went to Subirats climbing with my English teaching friends. Yes, they teach English (a couple of them) and they climb! I had wanted us to go to Savassonna bouldering. However, after three weeks of trying to borrow or rent crash pads without any luck, I started to[…]

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Tibidabo 005 Cycle

Tibidabo 005 Cycle

Spring is truly here ladies and gentlemen. As I was taking out my bicycle from the balcony this morning, I saw that my window cactus was blooming. Cacti tend to bloom for only a couple of days before wilting and dying. It is great to have these reminders of the[…]

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Val d’Aran for the Weekend

Val d'Aran

This weekend, I rode up to the Pyrenees mountains to visit Juan and Bea, from back when I was riding up to Alaska with Stefano.  They have finished their cycling trip and now live in the mountains in a cute little village near the French border called Val d’Aran. Val[…]

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Tibidabo 004 Cycle

This post is yet another cycling report: Tibidabo 004 (you will get used to them!) So, all is going well for me here in Barcelona! Since my tendon injury and my bike theft I’ve managed to heal up a lot on the arm and as I mentioned before I have[…]

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A Friend Visit by Sam

A Friend visit from Sam

I had Sam, (an architecture university friend) visit me last weekend. We had been talking about him visiting since I first got to Barcelona in August, however between work, Christmas and commitments to his personal career (doing his Part 3), he was unable to come sooner.  The good news is[…]

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