I am giving away a signed copy of my book The Baruntse Adventure to three lucky people who are willing to help me out by posting a review.Read more
Month: June 2020
Llanganates, Tungurahua and unexplored Ecuador – the videos
It’s time for my latest set of videos: Unexplored Ecuador. Last autumn Edita and I made our fourth trip to Ecuador, and decided to get a little off the beaten track by visiting some of the country’s lesser known volcanoes and mountain areas.Read more
My very first audiobook – Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest, narrated by Philip Battley
Exciting news! I’m delighted to say that my book Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest is now available as an audiobook. I’ve been enormously privileged to work with a highly experienced, professional stage and screen actor as my narrator, and I would like to introduce you to him in this post.Read more
Why did a Chinese team climb Everest during the coronavirus pandemic?
Last week a team of Chinese surveyors climbed Everest and were among only a handful of people to climb it during the coronavirus pandemic. But aren’t we all supposed to be in lockdown? Not all of us, it turns out. I will try to explain.Read more