In June last year, I went out to Bristol in search of a new backpack for day-hiking and walked away quite impressed with the Osprey Manta AG 28, which I believe is still stocked exclusively by Cotswold Outdoor in the UK. Over on Olly Writes last summer, I wrote a fairly preliminary review, while still … Continue reading Osprey Manta AG 28: 16 Months On
A review of the Olympus 'Tough' TG-4 digital camera that I bought in early August 2017.
For the second time this year, I purchased a brand-new pair of hiking boots (shoes, to be specific) from Cotswold Outdoor. My reason for this was simple: I wanted something lightweight for fast-paced, warm weather walks and also, I was curious to test a growing belief that full ankle support isn't often necessary. So, after … Continue reading Review: Salomon X Ultra 3 GTX