Spontaneous adventures are the best adventures.
That’s why tomorrow morning I’m flying out to the Swiss Alps to begin a 110-mile trek through the mountains.
I am leaving one job today and in ten days time I am starting another. In the meantime I’m faced with a nine-day stretch completely devoid of any commitments, stress or responsibility. To make the most of the free time I have left, I have decided to fill it with one last medium-sized adventure while I still can.
I had to find a trek I could complete in under a week. Something easy to get to but not too close to home. Something with mountains. Something challenging but also an established route I can follow to minimise planning.
After a thorough seven minutes of research I settled on the Tour du Mont Blanc. Read more