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Snowboarding Innsbruck – Spend Report

Allll righty then. So, you've had the story of my 3 day snowboarding trip to Innsbruck, and how I snowboarded three different resorts in 3 days - Nordkette, Patscherkofel and the Stubai Glacier - well now here's the spend report.  What did it all cost? Before reading any further, would you like to win [...]

By | March 29th, 2019|Austria, Snowboarding|0 Comments

An Innsbruck City-Ski break: 3 days, 3 different snow resorts

Innsbruck an unlikely destination to be discussed with regards to ‘budget’ ski or snowboarding, but the term budget is relative, and for this part of the world I believe my recent city-ski (snowboarding) trip to Innsbruck showcases great value! ... albeit with a bit of help on the flight. It goes a little something like [...]

By | March 29th, 2019|Austria, Snowboarding|0 Comments

Sungod Vanguards ski goggles – Review

Hurrah, a new snow season is upon us.  From the garage can emerge my snowboard and boots, helmet and gloves, jacket and ... whats this, NEW goggles??  Don't mind if I do. Yep, new season, new goggles. A welcome addition to this years kit bag are my new Sungod Vanguards goggles. Now if you could click play [...]

By | December 14th, 2018|Reviews, Sungods|0 Comments

Snowboarding on a budget in Krvavec – 2018 Edition

Snowboarding on a budget in Krvavec. ... Take 2 Now I wont beat around the bush with this post, as I have only around 15 minutes before my better half comes back home with our new born son and I am to revert back to nappy changing mode. So, onwards with a very quick review [...]

By | April 21st, 2018|Slovenia, Snowboarding|0 Comments

Why Your Next Snowboarding Trip Should be Niseko, Japan

Why should your next snowboarding trip be to Niseko, Japan? This post is shared with permission from http://www.thecounterintuitive.com/ An idea, a window of opportunity and confidence were the three ingredients that underpinned a unique and memorable snowboarding trip in Japan. The Idea – skiing/snowboarding in Japan The Window of Opportunity – having a friend amongst my social [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Japan|0 Comments

Review: Sungod Pacebreakers

Hot on the heels of my review of the Sungod Custom Classics Sunglasses, comes the latest Sungod customisable eyewear creation, the Sungod Pacebreakers. Sporting the Sungod trademark adventureproof frames and lifetime guarantee, the first in the Sungod precision eyewear range is also fully customisable, so you are free to make them your own. Sungod Pacebreaker [...]

By | August 6th, 2017|Reviews|3 Comments

Review: North Face Surge 33L Backpack

The 2017 edition of the North Face Surge backpack is upon us, built for the modern day traveller and combining comfort with ample storage (plus protection) for all of our tech which has now become central to the way we access information on the road. As ever, I am never far from a new backpack, [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Reviews|0 Comments

Sungod Custom Classics – Review

Well the snow is gone.  As summer approaches, my new Sungod Custom Revolts snowboarding goggles are now well and truly packed away under the bed.  Hibernating until winter rolls around again.  Lucky for me though the guys at Sungod actually started out with producing sunglasses.  Hello summer, hello my (also) new Sungod Customer Classics². [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Reviews, Travel|0 Comments

Monzo – the travel money card you both want and need!

As it stands, the Monzo Mastercard is the travel money card you both want and need ... probably. Why? Well primarily because it's a debit card which will save you money versus your regular debit card (as evidenced below), but also because it can help you no end with the monitoring of your spending [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Budget Travel|0 Comments

Review: The Trespass Everguy Mens Snowboard Jacket

Trespass is a UK based budget friendly outdoor clothing brand, who have a major presence on your local high street ... and by that I mean they have more than 150 stores across the UK.  Many an evening after work I have spend time I don't have wandering my local store in search of bargains [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Reviews, Snowboarding|0 Comments
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