Permanent Tourist

The personal website of Mark Howells-Mead

Posts about wind

  • Buttermere in heavy rain

    A wind-swept, soggy, lovely walk around Buttermere in the English Lake District.

  • Southerly winds form cloud waterfalls in the high mountains of the Swiss Alps.

  • All I need is air

    Taking a little too much air to take things off my mind.

  • Coniston Water

    In all the times I’ve visited the Cumbrian Lake District in the north of England, I’d only ever been to Coniston Water once before. After all of the dramatic, deep lakes lined with craggy fells and forests, the long, flat, placid body of water didn’t inspire me photographically and so I quickly passed on. However,…

  • Windswept

    I dragged my family across a small island off the south coast of Pembrokeshire in South Wales in the rain to see a lighthouse. What a wretch I am.

  • Briensermärt 2007