Adventure

What have the Romans ever done for us? Given us the Latin ‘adventurus’; meaning ‘about to happen’, from advenire ‘arrive’. That’s what.

The ‘Adventure’ part of the ‘DragonDrop Adventures’ moniker, was spawned from “Watchcam Adventures”. Now defunct, but once the world’s leading forum on all things watch camera. Now-a-days, the ‘Adventure’ category is the flag bearer for new, unusual, exciting or daring experiences.

Adventure box

Adventure box

I’ve discovered that buying a second hand roof box is an incredibly complicated thing to do. I had to learn so much about said items that if there was a degree course, I think I could walk away with First Class Honors. My dissertation would focus on how to extrapolate information curtailing to the dimensions, fittings and fixtures of the… Read more →

Photograph tastic

Photograph tastic

This photo of us being photographed was taken by Henry (who’s up north to take part in a ultra marathon race tomorrow).  The local news paper heard about our recent birth experience and as a result, we’ve been interviewed and photographed – we might be in next Thursday’s Harrogate Advertiser. Other significant happenings today – I got some new glasses… Read more →

Heroes Square Budapest

Heroes Square Budapest

This was shot late last night and immediately dispatched to DragonDrop HQ, via the medium of twitter; @dragondrop -Dragondrop Adventures reaches Budapest!Instagr.am/p/VcoadVnT3O/ — Ben Osmond (@benosmond5) February 7, 2013 This is the 85th Adventure Shirt shot to make it to the DragonDrop Adventure Club Gallery, for the record. He was in Heroes Square, Budapest, Hungary to be specific. It’s funny that,… Read more →

Taj Mahal and Kochi Cricket Stadium

Taj Mahal and Kochi Cricket Stadium

Introducing the newest members of the world famous DragonDrop Adventure Club. Louise & Skip, Taj Mahal, India January 2013  Skip & Louise, Kochi Stadium, India 2013 (India v England ODI) Top adventure by the look of things! Shame England lost the cricket.

Trossachs

Trossachs

I like living in this day and age. The lifestyle benefits and technical trappings really are quite marvelous. I can transport my family to a different country for a weekend without too much bother. It really does tickle my fancy. We so often take it all for granted.  Roads where you can safely and comfortably maintain over 60 mph for hours on… Read more →

Quick trip north of the border

Quick trip north of the border

Popped up to Scotland. The south Trossachs, in the MacDonald Forest Hills Hotel and Resort on the banks of Loch Ard to be specific. It’s very nice. We’ve got a lodge who’s best feature is a view up the Loch, which this morning roared with beauty as the hills poked through the mist. Started the day with a couple of… Read more →