Finding Santa Monica

Finding Santa Monica

HELLO THERE. I’d initally thought, y’know, about 3-4 posts would be adequate to cover my American adventures. PAST ME, YOU ARE WRONG. In total, I took around 1500 photos somehow. Yikes. Okay, most were where I took the same shot six… View Post

Easter Sunday at Barton Marina

Easter Sunday at Barton Marina

HEY. YOU. LOOK DOWN THERE. JUST A LITTLE BIT. AT THE END OF THIS PARAGRAPH. That’s a vlog. I’ve never done a vlog before. It’s a bit shaky and messy, but I don’t think it’s too bad for a first attempt,… View Post

The Grosvenor Hotel, London Victoria

The Grosvenor Hotel, London Victoria

I told you this month was a good’un for wins, didn’t I? I’ve been entering to try and win the impressive prizes The Guardian offers for years, and finally, my turn came around. I’d won a night’s stay in The… View Post

I Left My Heart In Barcelona

I Left My Heart In Barcelona

I first went *properly* abroad at the age of sixteen, on a college-organised trip to New York. Before that, I’d only done the classic school-trip-to-France where we were banned from listening to Mr. Hanky The Christmas Poo on the journey… View Post

Finding Inspiration – The Telegraph Travel Show

Finding Inspiration – The Telegraph Travel Show

With a spare Saturday afternoon ahead of me, I decided to indulge my definitely-actually-beyond-my-means travel planning and headed to London’s ExCel centre for The Telegraph Travel Show. With exhibitors ranging from luxury cruises to adventure holidays and short breaks, there… View Post

Christmas Shopping In Bruges

Christmas Shopping In Bruges

On the coach back from our Amsterdam trip, the driver popped In Bruges on the DVD player to get us in the mood for our afternoon stopoff in the town often referred to as ‘The Venice of the North’. And Bruges… View Post