I left UK on May 19th for 10 months of freedom and exploration with a Round the World ticket. Will I find New Zealand as perfect as it was fifteen years ago? How has Australia changed? Will I learn any Spanish in S America?

Saturday, March 26, 2005

Sweden 05

Monday, March 21, 2005

Getteron ,Sweden

After Ray Mears course I travelled around Sweden on a railcard - I visited the Bird watching centre at Getteron :
and saw through the great telescope on the first floor
Arctic tern
Eider ducks
Little grebe or dabchick ( Tachybaptus ruficollis)

Thursday, March 03, 2005

Ray Mears Arctic Survival Course, Kiruna, Sweden March 2005,

Me & the boys

I left work on March 3rd 2005 and on the 4th flew to Kiruna, in the north of Sweden, via Stockholm to take my place , 3 years in the waiting, on the Arctic Survival course run by none other than the great Ray Mears.