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When drunken pub chat becomes reality…

If Extreme Trifle had been founded a few centuries ago then history would have taken a very different course. Christopher Columbus would have drowned a few miles of the coast of Spain, Neil Armstrong would have fallen off the Moon and Marco Polo would never have invented the mint.

Welcome to Extreme Trifle’s alternative world of adventure travel where we uphold the spirit of pioneering while trying not to hold up the traffic.

Our recipe for failure is a closely guarded secret. Here it is:

  • A budget so small a shoestring would be an indulgence
  • Shoestrings to be sturdy enough to act as a tow rope
  • Never ever give up (unless it’s cold or the pub is about to shut)

So, that idea we had in the pub…

Iceland – not just for frozen prawn rings

Iceland – not just for frozen prawn rings

It’s a well know fact that mums go to Iceland but did you know that it’s not just because you can get a skip full of vol-au-vents for less than a fiver?! Apparently, in one branch you can sample pickled ram’s testicles whilst watching the sky catch fire. Confusingly, no-one…

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Nothing planned at planning meeting

Nothing planned at planning meeting

And the moral of the story is never pick a foreign beer because it has a comedy name without checking the strength first.

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