Wander Woman: A Travel Podcast

Notes from a Small Island

January 26, 2020 Phoebe Smith Season 1 Episode 6
Wander Woman: A Travel Podcast
Notes from a Small Island
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Join Wander Woman Phoebe Smith as this month she stays in Britain to undertake a 300-mile kayak around the British waterways to highlight how easy it is to have an adventure close to home as well as to help her co-conspirator in adventure Dr John Pike raise money and awareness for the Thames Valley Air Ambulance; find out how to create your own home-grown expeditions with her hard-won travel hack; tour the isles, forests, mountains and coast of the UK as Phoebe reveals the top 10 British Escapes to take this year; meet Barrie Gilbert the man who was mauled by a grizzly bear and then became one of the biggest campaigners to protect them (in association with Destination Canada); find out why a pair of normal looking jeans - with hidden tech built in - could be all the leg wear you need on your next trip, thanks to gear experts, Rohan; and finally Phoebe catches up with her friend travel author and legend Bill Bryson to find out where he's been, where he's going and what makes a good travel writer; and meet our Wander Woman of the Month - Mary Anning - who wandered the British coastline to support her family by collecting fossils almost single-handedly bringing tourism to the Jurassic Coast.

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Night Vision Challenge: Adventure on Britain's Waterways
Travel Hack of the Month: Devise your homegrown adventure
Top 10: Best British Breaks
Wander Woman talks... technical Jeans
Wander Woman meets... Bill Bryson
Wander Woman of the Month: Mary Anning