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James Forrest

James Forrest

Welcome to my adventure travel blog. I’m James – a wannabe adventurer, aspiring writer and obsessive outdoors enthusiast. In 2016 I sold my house, quit my job (as a newspaper journalist) and set off around the world. The aim? To explore the great outdoors and travel adventurously. To feel alive. To squeeze every last drop out of life. I hope you enjoy my blog.



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Quit job to travel: my first six months on the road

Quit job to travel: my first six months on the road after escaping the rat race At the beginning of 2016 I sold my house, quit my desk job and set about making this year the most epic and adventurous of my life. Six months later - the halfway point in operation...

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Review: my thoughts on Tribe’s inspirational runner snacks

Free food? Yes please. When the kind folk at Tribe offered me the chance to test one of their snack packs, I bit their hand off. And looked forward to biting into the samples - a range of natural foods designed specifically for runners. But my acceptance came with a...

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Hi, I'm James - former bored office worker turned adventure addict. In 2016 I quit my job to pursue my passions - climbing mountains, travelling the world and exploring the great outdoors. This blog is about my quest for an epic, adventurous life - and encouraging YOU to do the same.


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