2010 November


From the blog

Water of Leaf 2

When needing a dose of nature, many urban walkers in Edinburgh will not head out of town, but head towards the Water of Leith. And there's now a mystery for them to unravel – who is the Water of 'Leaf' […]

Take your blinkers off and explore your neighbourhood

We've been contacted by some students who are looking for urban explorers willing to help them with their studies: ______________________ “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” -Marcel Proust, French Novelist […]

Leeds Charity Advent Calendar

Leeds Charity Advent Calendar

15 November 2010 by martin 1 comments

walkit.com are very happy to feature in a “Leeds Charity Advent Calendar”, which has been produced by Leeds Churches Together in Mission (LCTiM) in order to raise funds and awareness of a number of charities and projects in the city. […]

Would a hug make you more or less likely to walk?

Would this work with the Brits? (The sign says “Free Hugs* (*sorry, not for drivers)”) (via Copenhagenize.com)


Keep active, keep well

3 November 2010 by martin 1 comments

A recent study published by the British Journal of Sports Medicine shows that activity levels play an important role in staying sniffle-free. The study of 1,000 people found that those who engaged in higher levels of physical activity were less […]

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