Microadventures: Local Discoveries For Great Escapes
Publish Date: 2014-06-05
Author: Alastair Humphreys
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Enthusiastic, pleasingly madcap Geographical
Adventure something thats new and exhilarating, outside your comfort zone. Adventures change you and how you see the world, and all you need is an open mind, bags of enthusiasm and boundless curiosity.
So whats a microadventure? Its close to home, cheap, simple, short and 100% guaranteed to refresh your life. A microadventure takes the spirit of a big adventure and squeezes it into a day or even a few hours.
The point of a microadventure is that you dont need lots of time and money to meet a new challenge. This practical guide is filled with ideas for microadventures for you to experience on your own or with friends and family and over 150 stunning photographs, plus tips and advice on safety and kit.
Whether its sleeping on a hilltop or going for a wild swim, cycling a lap of the Isle of Wight or walking home for Christmas, its time you discovered something new about yourself and the world outside your window. Adventure is everywhere, every day and it is up to us to find it.