"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear" - Nelson Mandela While I've been travelling, people are amazed that I'm travelling on my own. Here's why I do it and you … Continue reading Why I travel on my own
"I see my path, but I don't know where it leads. Not knowing where I'm going is what inspires me to travel it" Next week I'm heading down the east coast from snowy Pennsylvania to sunny Florida. My goal is to get lost in the wilderness, So I'm making my way either to Arizona to … Continue reading Time to get lost – But on purpose
28-2-17 At Gatwick airport, Off to America today..This should be nice, on my own in a new enviroment. Carrying everything wasn't as hard as I thought it was going to be, I use my basketball wheelchair as a trolley for my backpack and throw my guitar on my back. I'm always early to the airport, … Continue reading America bound – I’ve been bought back to reality
Looking at my cake, 10 candles on it. This is when I remember the first wish I ever made...totally innocent to the world. Looking over the beautiful native bush of the west coast of the south island, I can see the other side of the valley and the river between this housebus and itself. I … Continue reading Wayward wheeling – A blog of my Travels
14-2-17 Midway through my second month in the UK, I found out that rental cars have the option to have handcontrols put in them. That to me was GOLD, not only could I travel with ease ...it also meant that for the time that I had the car rented I would have accomadation sorted aswell, … Continue reading My beautiful Iona – Rental car with handcontrols…whaaaaat.
London, You gave me no direction..wonderfully lost, in awe of your rush. I could have spent years there and not seen everything. Time was gone before I even started counting. Millions of people, and everyone on their own daily mission. After Brighton it was off to london, I had a room I could stay in … Continue reading The Bustling london – The watch watching city.
"We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives,other souls." Why I loved you brighton, people were holding hands and loving each other. People were embracing their individualism. I wander down your beach late at night, watching the stars as I listen to your waves. The beach is endless and your alleys … Continue reading Beautiful Brighton – The start of the solo journey.
6-12-16 All finshed up at work, how weird to not have anything to work towards. About to start out on that journey I first wrote about in a journal of mine years ago. Trying to find out whats important in life to me without the distraction of routine. Finishing up a couple of weeks early … Continue reading The goodbye and the start
7-9-15 Ive decided to have practice run at hitchhiking at the end of the year before I hit the world stage.Ive done travelling but only ever for sport where im in resorts and have everything pretty much handed to me. Time to go out on my own and get a taste for freedom....freedom of direction … Continue reading The Test – Hitchhiking in a chair