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Viv Joynes: Run your way across Europe

In Interviews, London by Claire

In April, Viv mentioned that she was going to run the footsteps of her Grandmother’s refuge route across Europe. She said it so humbly. No one really realised what a ridiculous journey she was going on. Then she ran 3,850K. This is the story of an adventure of a run …

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Outbound: London events and world-wide adventures

In Outbound by Claire

I’m going to start throwing some of my favourite London events into these weekly roundups. There are some ace things that need more love. So this week, there’s a few of those plus my favourite stories, bits of kit and nonsense. As usual, there’s always someone gallivanting on a bicycle.

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Outbound: talking maps, landscapes and travel as therapy

In Outbound by Claire

London’s been full of lots of little goings on this week, with the Little Wheels Love Ride and artsy running magazine Like the Wind holding their first birthday party, amongst a few other bits and bobs. Online has also been full of goodness. As is typical in this little roundup …

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Dereks Bags: meet Katy Parkes

In Interviews, London by Claire

Katy Parkes decided to design some rucksacks. Then Kennedy City Bicycles picked up on her skills and asked her to design some cycling bags for her. Then Ally Capellino took notice. We grabbed coffee and talked about what starting a small business and designing from scratch has been like. Then …

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Outbound: London fun, dreamy stories from around the world, and the mad world of messengers

In Outbound by Claire

As is typical for the start of 2015, the year has begun plotting out some hair-brained adventures. It’s going to be a brilliant year filled with nonsense, once I piece together all the various notes, pictures and emails I’ve excitedly saved and sent home into some something resembling a plan. …

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Quit your job and become a travel photographer: meet Conor MacNeil

In Interviews, London by Claire

When I first met Conor MacNeill he was a web developer. Now, he’s just packed in the day job and turned nomadic photographer. I went to talk to ask him some questions about how his adventures had reached this point. Just before he hopped on a flight to Burma we …

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Outbound: obsessions with sea stacks, snow rides and sharp bicycle bits

In Outbound by Claire

Sea Stacks are beautiful things, aren’t they? In this roundup of adventurey stuff from around the web I get sidetracked by stacks and strange rocky landscapes. I’m quickly concluding that rocks are more beautiful than I’ve ever thought. Then it was back to bikes and slow motion waves, as per …

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