Martin Walsh

Martin Walsh

Title: Writer/Editor
Email: martinwalsh1@hotmail.com
Location: Da Lat, Vietnam
Social Media Links:
Twitter | Instagram

Expertise

  • Topics of Expertise: Hiking, Conservation, Wildlife, Wildlife Photography, Adventure Travel, Backpacking
  • Years in This Expertise: 15+

Education & Certifications

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in History, University of Nottingham
  • Years of Writing: 5
  • Awards or Recognitions: Runner-up – Hanoi Natural History Museum Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022
  • Previous Publications: Western Gazette

A Word from Martin Walsh

  • Why Author Chose This Career: I have been an avid hiker and backpacker for over 15 years, writing gave me a chance to work on the road and share my passion.
  • How Author Began Career: As a teenager, I wrote music and gig reviews for local newspapers. After a long writing break, I came back to writing when I moved to Vietnam in 2017.
  • Personal Interests: Hiking, Basketball, Wildlife photography, Independent travel, Indie music.
A mock viper in a defensive strike position, looking at the camera.

How To Identify and Avoid The World’s Most Venomous Snakes

Like sharks, venomous snakes tend to get a bad...
A runner tags in a paragliding team member in Red Bul''s multi-sport relay race,

ExWeb’s Adventure Links of the Week

When we’re not outdoors, we get our adventure fix...
Surfer Mark Foo catches a wave.

ExWeb’s Adventure Links of the Week

When we’re not outdoors, we get our adventure fix...
a pastoral scene in Holland

ExWeb’s Adventure Links of the Week

When we’re not outdoors, we get our adventure fix...
Two sailors sit on their boat with an icy shoreline behind them.

Catamaran Journey Through Northwest Passage Ends Just 400Km Short

Wind and waves in the Northwest Passage ended more...
A person walks a highline rope suspended far above a Scottish valley.

ExWeb’s Adventure Links of the Week

When we’re not outdoors, we get our adventure fix...
cliffs and fog on NW Baffin Island

Arctic Cowboys Abort Northwest Passage Kayak Expedition

West Hansen and Jeff Wueste, already down a team...

One Northwest Passage Kayaker Drops Out

On August 3, weather and ice were finally favorable...
SUP'er digs into green water

Extreme Stand-Up Paddleboarding: The Northwest Passage

It won't just be the Arctic Cowboys attempting to...
Cliffs and water along the Northwest Passage

Northwest Passage Kayakers Begin Soon

The Northwest Passage’s days as a mysterious, notoriously difficult...
Skiers hauling sleds move past Mount Francis in Alaska.

Alaska Update: Several Rescues, Few Summits

In our last update, Denali’s official summit percentage was hovering...
Charlie Walker in a parka

One Month In Siberian Prison: Charlie Walker’s Brush With Putin’s Russia

Explorer Charlie Walker wanted to blaze a new trail...

Alaska Update: Bluebird Days Lead to Hundreds of Denali Summits

In our last update, we saw Denali's official summit...

Madagascar River Expedition Finishes, and It Was Quite a Ride

Before setting off, Oscar Scafidi and Ben Ziehm Stephen...

Arctic Roundup: Will Steger Aborts

In our latest arctic roundup, Will Steger aborts his...

Arctic Roundup: A Lost Boot and Stashed Sleds

In our latest arctic roundup, Will Steger thrashes through...

Alaska Update: Fair Weather and Denali Summits

Last week, the number of climbers on Denali peaked...

Alaska Roundup: Denali Summits and Another Death

The summer season for Alaska and Denali officially began...

Arctic Roundup: Steger Resupplies, Heiberg Team on Schedule

In our latest arctic roundup, Will Steger stocks up...

A Hard Start on Madagascar’s Mangoky River

Oscar Scafidi and Ben Ziehm Stephen's quest to kayak...

Alaska Roundup: Denali Season Opens

After a long winter, April brought glorious weather to...

Arctic Roundup: Ice Caps and Ski Lines

In our latest arctic roundup, veteran Will Steger has...

Arctic Update: A Unique Honeymoon

In our latest arctic roundup, Will Steger has set...

Will Anyone Dare to Use Kurdistan’s First Long-Distance Hiking Trail?

Before we delve into this new hiking trail, let's...

Sign up for Explorersweb Enews

×