Walking Hadrian's Wall is still very much in my long term plans. Just not sure when we'll be able to manage it, hopefully in 2017. Until then, check out this beautiful aerial video of the wall. Stunning! Hadrians Wall flyover cinematography from SKYimage on Vimeo. … [Read more...] about Inspiration: Gorgeous Flyover of Hadrian’s Wall – Video
Training for Hadrian's Wall
This is something I just kept forgetting to post about. FutureLearn.com, a UK online learning platform is offering up a free course on the history of Hadrian's Wall. This is of particular interest to me as I'm planning on walking the wall next year. Read about my preparations here. Here are the course details: Hadrian’s Wall stretches over 73 miles (117 km), from coast to … [Read more...] about Anglophile Alert: A Free 6 Week Course on the History of Hadrian’s Wall Begins TODAY!
Well, I’m afraid it has been quite some time since I wrote an update about my plans to walk Hadrian’s Wall. There are many reasons for that, which I will get to shortly. But first a review for anyone new to this series. Quick Review For those new to this column. It’s been my lifelong dream to walk the length of Hadrian’s Wall, the Roman built wall that runs from Coast to … [Read more...] about Training for Hadrian’s Wall: Spring 2014 Update – Update on My Plans to Walk Hadrian’s Wall, Postponing the Walk, Training Plan, Wall News and Much More
As regular readers well know, I'm planning on walking the length Hadrian's Wall in September 2014 (you can read all about the planning here). The Hadrian's Wall Trust, which manages the wall and preserves it for future generations, has launched a new innovative appeal to raise funds to maintain the wall. They're allowing anyone to adopt a stone in the wall for just £3 (about … [Read more...] about Hadrian’s Wall: Adopt Your Own Piece of Hadrian’s Wall to Support Important Work
You may have noticed that there wasn't a Hadrian's Wall preparation post in the last few months. I have a very good reason. On June 6th, we welcomed to the world our latest child, Miss Anglotopia, a beautiful baby girl and Anglophile in training (she's already applied for her passport!). That said, it was a very busy couple of months and I had other things to attend to. So, I … [Read more...] about Training for Hadrian’s Wall: September Hadrian’s Wall Trip Planning Update
It's been about month since I went public with my plans train for and then walk the length of Hadrian's Wall in September 2014. I was immediately overwhelmed by all the messages of support and encouragement. Much has happened since I initially made the announcement so I thought it would be fun to put together an update for everyone who is following my journey. Got a Walking … [Read more...] about Preparing to walk Hadrian’s Wall: An Update on My Progress – Much to Share!
Now that our recent legal troubles are behind us, we can start looking forward and planning for the future. One of things on my 'Britain Bucket List' online canadian pharmacy is to walk the distance of Hadrian's Wall and I've set the goal to do it next year in September 2014. For those that don't know - what exactly is Hadrian's Wall? Hadrian's Wall is a roughly 80 mile … [Read more...] about Preparing to walk Hadrian's Wall: The First Steps to Achieve a Lifelong Dream