I thought I'd done white water rafting before in the US, but it didn't compare to this! Four days spent on the river, camping each night on its banks, setting up camp each night, and packing up every day. There were 16 of us in all, including four staff. Spent the first day taking it quite easy on the water, getting used to the rafts, and learning how to raft, the different signals, etc. Day two was a spectacular day, faster rapids, blazing sunshine, amazing.
The scenery we passed through on the trip was mind-blowing to an Irish boy - we don't have mountains at home, I've decided, we have small hills. The sunshine was very pleasant at the time, however because of the high altitude (we were...Read More