Adventures Aboard AreandAre


Not long after buying our first narrowboat, ‘Northern Pride’, we began blogging. I love to write, and of course Barry had been a professional photographer for 35 years. He re-kindled his previously lost passion, and saw it as a hobby. He returned to feeling like an excited young man, skipping around shooting images of the canals and places we visited along the way. We’d spend hours most days writing the blog about… Read More

It’s taken a while to pluck up the courage, but here we are at last! We’ve been blogging about our adventures on the canals and rivers of the United Kingdom for five years now, beginning on Blogger in April 2009, after buying our first narrowboat ‘Northern Pride’. That year, and during 2010, we were incredibly fortunate to experience ‘The best of both worlds’, spending six-months in UK and the other half of the… Read More