Registered blind since birth, due to a genetic condition called Leber’s Congenital Amaurosis, Anna Foo lost her vision completely at the age of 15 years. Now 21 years old, Anna has been climbing since 2018 during her first year of her Liberal Arts degree at university. Blind Athlete, GB Paraclimber and Shining Star: An Interview with … Continue reading Blind Athlete, GB Paraclimber and Shining Star
Slovenia, a hidden gem in the midst of Europe, is known for its beautiful winter ski resorts and unforgettable summer mountain and lake adventures. In the Upper Carniolan region of northwestern Slovenia lies a town in the foothills of the Julian Alps, the breathtakingly magical Bled. A spellbinding escape for every season with mesmerising wonders … Continue reading Explore Bled, Slovenia this summer, and discover the Top 8 Things to do
The world stopped when I was on a paddleboard in between two islands. My sun-kissed skin was gradually blending into a darker tone as four hours passed on the ocean. Gili Trawangan, euphoria in paradise. A uniquely beautiful island in Indonesia, Gili Trawangan makes up one-third of the three exquisite Gili Islands: Gili Trawangan, Gili … Continue reading Twenty-four hours of Gili Trawangan, euphoria in paradise
A hike that is not just for adrenaline fanatics, but when you discover at the summit that it is an active volcano, you can’t help but understand the rush. Last erupted in 2000, Mount Batur, located in Bali, Indonesia, is one of the islands most magnificent treasures and the place to watch the sunrise above … Continue reading Hiking an active volcano? Don’t worry about it!
As the Paralympics in Tokyo draw to a close after a fantastic year for the athletes, we daren’t forget about paraclimbing. A sport that seemingly does not have the global infrastructure for Paralympic inclusion – yet. “Climbing is my physio”, how being a para-climber is impactful and the long rope to the Paralympics Nevertheless, global and … Continue reading Climbing is my Physio
Dolomite, a stone that if it could be redesigned to fit an entire kitchen, it would. A piece of The Dolomites at home. Albeit, it would take away the miraculous beauty and childlike excitement of going to what is the most beautiful mountain range ever witnessed. There really is no place like The Dolomites. Northern … Continue reading No Place like The Dolomites