Tag: fog

I know I’m being dramatic but it’s TRUE! When your heart is beating 200 times per minute it has to be bad news, unless you’re an Olympiad, right? We had to stop four times, and two of the six actually turned back, unable to make it to the summit. But with my geeky, atrophied not-used-in-over-10-month legs, my shrivelled lungs and the heart of a man half my size… I made it! (I not putting enough effort into describing just how…

Arrived safely! Went for a drive around 11:30 (just before midnight…!) and took these two photos, both from Muli, an abandoned village on the island of Bordoy. It was only abandoned in 1998 as life there is unsustainable (miles from anywhere, and only reachable by boat for much of its history). My host, as part of work experience, once shoveled 5 tons of sheep shit out of one of the sheds there (which is why we were there I think…)…