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24 Peaks In 24 Hours - The Recap
After nine months of planning, our 24 peaks in 24 hours hiking challenge finally arrived on the 13th June. It was an incredible build up, a tough challenge, and one I'm pleased to say we smashed, finishing the challenge in 20.5 hours. Not bad for a distance...
We completed the 24 peaks Lake District challenge in 20.5 hours in June 2014. Read the story of our journey, including an incredible sunrise :)
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Tasting Menu At The Artichoke, Old Amersham
One of the benefits of living just outside London, is that I get to explore country pubs and restaurants, neatly hidden away from the throbbing tastebuds of city workers. At the end of May, I finally got the chance to try The Artichoke in Old Amersham. Rumo...
Read my review of the delicious tasting menu at The Artichoke restaurant, in Old Amersham.
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Why Franschhoek, South Africa Is One Of My Favourite Places On Earth http://simonsjamjar.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/why-franschhoek-south-africa-favourite-places-earth.html
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My Incredible New Zealand Campervan Route
New Zealand is built for campervans. Campervans are built for New Zealand. With a very large independent streak, it also seems I am built for New Zealand. Of all the things I was looking forward to in New Zealand - Queenstown, skydiving , hiking the Fox Gla...
Looking for ideas for the best 3 / 4 week campervan route around New Zealand? This post might help, covering both the North and South Island :)
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Milford Sound & Mitre Peak, Fjordland, New Zealand 
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Yesterday At Wimbledon
Yesterday I was very lucky to be invited to Wimbledon by Hertz and Gosh PR. I've been to Wimbledon once before, but never got access to the courts. This time around, I managed to tick a few things off my bucket list... With free-flowing Pimms in hand, I ste...
I finally managed to watch a champion play at Wimbledon. And I got to meet a former champ too. A great day at Wimbledon 2014!
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Why Franschhoek Is One Of My Favourite Places On Earth
South Africa kick started my love for personal travel. Aside from work ventures, my trip to South Africa in November 2009 was my first long-haul adventure since living in the USA six years earlier. The trip was planned for 11 days. To ensure we maximised th...
I visited Franschhoek and South Africa for the first time in 2009. Find out why it's one of my favourite places on Earth :)
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Hiking Over The O2 Arena In London
Following my 'Best Male' blogger award win in April (still can't believe it!), the next step was to claim my prize - a hike over the O2 Arena in London for me and three friends. After finally sorting a date, two good friends, my better half and I ventured i...
Read about my experience of hiking over the O2 Arena in London, the prize for winning my travel blogger award! :)
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Ever wondered how +BrewDog kick ass and push innovation & boundaries with their craft beer? Here's how: BrewDog Brewery Video Tour #craftbeer  
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Wine Tasting In New Zealand's Marlborough Region
There is something very special about New Zealand. Many wine lovers may put that down to the copious amounts of delicious Sauvignon Blanc that reaches UK shores every week. Yes, this is a travel story about wine tasting in New Zealand's scenic Marlborough r...
A travel story about wine tasting in New Zealand's scenic Marlborough region. Lots of wine + lots of sun = drunken eel feeding!
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Co-founder and Director of 8 Million Stories (8MS). Digital storytelling through content marketing across SEO, PPC, Social Media, and across multiple devices.
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    Co-Founder / Director, 2013 - present
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    Head of International Media, 2010 - 2012
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    Head of International Media, 2004 - 2012
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Digital Marketer / World Traveller / Storyteller / Winner 'Best Male' Travel Blogger Awards 2014 / Foodie / Flat Cap Wearer / Co-Founder at 8MS.com
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