Welcome, I'm Kate.

Adventure Seeker, Naval Historian, Speaker,
Ordnance Survey #GetOutside Champion, Tea Addict and Lover of Type II Fun.

If you're looking for outdoor kit suggestions, walking routes, cycling adventures,
random snippets of naval history and mountains, then you're in the right place!


Recent Posts

The Funeral of Horatio Nelson - 9th January, 1806

If you follow any naval history accounts or, indeed, any of the maritime Greenwich accounts on Twitter, you can’t have failed to see that today is the anniversary of the funeral of Horatio Nelson. As such, I felt it only suitable to join in with a short history of what was, for the time, an incredibly extraordinary day.

2018: A Year in Review

Whewwwwww, what a year it’s been! I remember when I was a kid my mum would always say how fast the year had flown by, and I thought it was because she was old and silly… Yet, here I now am, turning 29 this week and wondering where the hell 2018 went?

Without further ado, here are a few of my highlights from each month!

Kate: A-Z

I’ve seen quite a few bloggers doing this kind of post recently, including my good friend Zoe, and with an influx of new followers I thought it was as good a time as any to introduce myself.

It’s also a nice way to step away from walks, history and kit reviews – even if only for a moment!

8k Flexwarm Heated Jacket: Review

Winter is well and truly here. The days are darker, the evenings are chillier and the wind is becoming more and more biting. I never used to feel the cold, but have started to more this year for some unknown reason, so when 8K Flexwarm offered to send me one of their heated jackets to review, I couldn’t say no.

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