January 29, 2020

About Me

August 31, 2005 0

Hey! I’m Ryan, originally from the Shetland Islands, a remote group of Islands north of Scotland, but I now (mostly) live in Edinburgh, one of the best cities in the world. I love to travel, […]

Trans-Siberian Railway: Moscow

September 5, 2017 0

IN PICTURES: Moscow.  Russia’s capital and one of the largest cities in the world, home to 12 million people, and the centre of some of the biggest political changes in the 20th century…   “Crazy […]

Unfriending Right-wing Roy on Social Media…

December 10, 2015 0

Below is my private-message to Right-wing Roy after he posted a questionable Meme on social media regarding immigrants after a terrorist attack, and I engaged in a depressing online conversation regarding what he would call […]

Snowboarding: Mayrhofen

March 10, 2012 0

Slovenia had been good, but I was looking forward to getting back up to a large resort.  Mayrhofen is hailed as a “snowboarders mecca”, which is unsurprising given that it has an impressive and award […]

Snowboarding: Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

March 4, 2012 0

1st-3rd March 2012 After the usual Tartan Army fun and frolicking in Ljubljana, it was time to get back to snowboarding – I’d only have a day in Kranjska Gora so despite the offer of […]

Snowboarding: Bled & Vogel, Slovenia

February 29, 2012 0

25th – 28th February 2012 In this post I’ll need to speak a bit about getting to, and around, the resorts in Slovenia, and exactly where to go as the internet is somewhat lacking decent […]

Snowboarding: Solden

February 26, 2012 0

Leaving Solden and Austria behind, I’m now bound for Slovenia by train, and looking back on the last tiring and muddled week I’m trying to think what I’m going to say… this post may be […]

Snowboarding: Villars

February 18, 2012 2

Villars-Sur-Ollon, or simply Villars, is a small quaint town, made up of typically Swiss wooden chalets separated by a main shopping street, and it has a real homely or family feel and a very relaxed […]

Snowboarding: Courchevel & Les 3 Vallees

February 11, 2012 0

“Les 3 Vallées”, The Three Valleys in France, are made up most famously of Courchevel, Meribel, and Val Thorens, and is one of the largest ski area’s in the world.  So it should come as […]

Snowboarding: Chamonix

February 5, 2012 1

An American friend emailed me recently saying she hadn’t known what “off-piste” was, and since I’d mentioned it quite a few times, she Googled it and discovered its what Americans refer to as “backcountry”. Chamonix […]

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