We obviously prefer the Andes (better weather, better conditions, more accessible, less bureaucracy, etc, etc.). However, credit where credit is due, the Himalayas are pretty spectacular too, as this video shows.
Unlike the founders of Project Cordillera, I’ve always been a city boy. I never had that instinctive connection with the outdoors that they grew up with. Over the last decade I’ve begun to realise that whilst I might feel most at home in cities and towns – where I’m surrounded by my friends, community and things to do […]
Sometimes life puts an obstacle in your path. Sometimes small, little things that can be easily overcome. Sometimes bigger and sometimes unexpected. Sometimes you can see them coming from miles away and sometimes you inexplicably fall into them. Travelling condenses this down to a barrage of nuisances. Mountaineering then reduces it to an almost binary […]
The World Beyond the World – Encapsulates well the feeling of being in the mountains. Lovely! (Source: https://player.vimeo.com/)
Stunning video about The Weight of Mountains, beautifully presented. Geology is fascinating when it comes to these beacons of time and space.