He’s home

After rafting, cycling and hiking for three weeks and summiting Mount Kosciuszko, the boy returned yesterday with his group of fellow hikers. They looked a motley bunch getting off the bus with all their belongings in garbage bags. Clearly glad to be home but richer for the experience it was hard to tell who was…

Huffing and Puffing in Kotor

One evening after spending enough time in Kotor’s Stari Grad (Old town), we decided to walk off our excesses and hike up to the Castle of St John. The views from the top, we were told, were stupendous. But this means climbing the formidable walls of the Kotor fortress. Gradually built over ten centuries to…