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The road less travelled – Thamel

The road less travelled – Thamel

If you really want to scramble your brains, then I recommend an overnight flight to Kathmandu via the Gulf, arriving at breakfast time with that vague feeling that your brain isn’t quite what it was the day before. There’s no time to regroup, however. Outside the airport I hand my […]

18/05/2010 × 0 comments

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The road less travelled – Ed Douglas

The road less travelled – Ed Douglas

Nowadays, the argument goes, there isn’t anywhere left to explore. And when you can look down on the world’s remotest corners on the Internet, what would be the point? Mighty Everest is crowded and there are travel agents who can fly you to the South Pole – if you have […]

16/05/2010 × 0 comments

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Miranda Krestovnikoff on Rohantime

Miranda Krestovnikoff on Rohantime

For the second of our regular monthly series of contributors, Rohantime Talks to Miranda Krestovnikoff, probably best known for her work as a Presenter on BBC Coast, travelling around the beautiful and varied coastline of Britain, Miranda conveys her huge passion for wildlife conservation and the environment through her television […]

03/05/2010 × 0 comments

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Soap Box – A Throwaway Society

Soap Box – A Throwaway Society

Waste – that’s what I think the world needs to think about. We waste so much food, fuel and resources and we really need to address this – both as individuals and as a society. We have become a throwaway society: we buy things cheaply, they break and we throw […]

03/05/2010 × 0 comments

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Miranda Krestovnikoff My Favourite Beach

Miranda Krestovnikoff My Favourite Beach

I have a few favourite beaches around the coast of Britain but it’s a close call between Marloes in Pembrokeshire which is great for rockpooling, it’s sandy, has caves and fantastic wildlife and Longis Bay in Alderney. I am a patron of the Alderney Wildlife Trust and fell in love […]

03/05/2010 × 0 comments

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Stu & Nick Rock with Rohan

Stu & Nick Rock with Rohan

We are happy to report that Nick, the lucky winner of the recent Rohantime Win a Mountain Guide for the Day competition, had a great day out in North Wales on Sat 18th April under the guiding hand of Stuart… The whole day was a really enjoyable experience and I […]

23/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Rohan – Porters Progress

Rohan – Porters Progress

We have talked about reusing our Rohan garments in a number of posts on Rohantime. Many of us have shared stories of Rohan garments being passed down within families. Rohan’s own samples are all also reused. As the new Spring/Summer season approaches you can be assured we are still passing […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell on Rohantime

Graham Bell on Rohantime

For the first in our regular monthly series of new contributors, Rohantime Talks to Britain’s best-known downhill skier turned BBC presenter Graham Bell. As well as introducing us to the new sport of ski cross, Graham gets on the Soapbox for a good old rant and reveals his favourite childhood […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments

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Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell talks to Rohantime

Graham Bell from the Cairngorms to Vancouver After representing Britain in Men’s Downhill skiing at five winter Olympics, Graham Bell joined the BBC as presenter of ‘High Altitude’ and ‘Ski Sunday’, making him Britain’s best known skier. Graham has covered winter sports for BBC Grandstand and Eurosport for a number […]

05/04/2010 × 0 comments