RUTH MILLINGTON

AWARD-WINNING WRITER & ADVENTURE TRAVELLER

EPISODE 7 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW! [CLICK ON THE ABOVE TO LISTEN TO THE SOUNDBITE] EPISODE 7: EVEREST BASE CAMP ON ROYAL ENFIELD MOTORBIKES RUTH MILLINGTON’S EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST Come take a ride on this fascinating motorcycle journey to one of the harshest places on earth! In 2018, Iain Young, Andy Hocking …

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EPISODE 4 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW! [CLICK ON THE ABOVE TO LISTEN TO THE SOUNDBITE] EPISODE 4: LONDON TO KATHMANDU ON A DOUBLE-DECKER BUS RUTH MILLINGTON’S EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST Join me and my brilliant guest, the writer Gail Aldwin, for the next episode of my Extreme Holidays Podcast! In 1981, Gail decided …

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EPISODE 2 OF MY EXTREME HOLIDAYS PODCAST OUT NOW! [IF YOU CLICK ON THE ABOVE, YOU CAN LISTEN TO THE SOUNDBITE] Start your week off by being inspired by the artist, Hannah Scott!  In 2017 Hannah got on her bicycle and went off to cycle the world.  She discusses life on the road, the challenges she’s faced, …

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THE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTO EVERYONE KEEPS ASKING ME ABOUT A lot of people have been asking me where this photograph was taken.  As many of you know, I’m a big fan of Nepal having travelled there at least seven times. Some have been relatively short trips of between two to three weeks, but the …

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BLAST FROM THE PAST: GANESH HIMAL 2001 This photograph was taken 20 years ago in a small village up in the Ganesh Himal region of Nepal.  It had taken me four days to get there through knee deep snow up mountain sides and across dangerous ravines.  One night I had to pitch my tent on icy ground …

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LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT – NEPAL I first set eyes on Nepal when I was a little girl.  My father kept an atlas in my bedroom.  It was a huge book, half my size.  I would spend hours looking through the maps and data, struggling to turn the pages.  And I didn’t understand much about what was written, but …

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