UK Adventures

The VW California Ocean to Cornwall

We recently ventured with Kamper Hire to rent out a California Ocean T6. The brand new California from VW is classic German efficiency and quality - with acres of space and intelligent ways to make your life easier.

Godrevy and Gwithian were perfect for the weekend - a light breeze, stunning mornings and perfect sea conditions. With the clocks going forward the weekend we were there, it was a great way to welcome in spring.

Tryfan: An Introduction To The Mountains

Tryfan: An Introduction To The Mountains

Stepping gingerly out of the car in a layby on the A5, the looming presence of Tryfan cast a terrifying shadow over the Ogwen Valley. The sharp, craggy silhouette reached high into the heavy looking clouds. Rain was imminent. 

My first experience of Tryfan was a wet and windy day in mid November, but it was almost better for it? The challenging weather conditions made it feel like even more of an adventure; even more of an achievement, when we reached the summit. 

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