My family lives on what can only be one of the best coastlines in England if not Europe, the Dorset coastline. To be more precise around Poole and Bournemouth. You can get here by train and is around 2 hours from London. The Sandbanks peninsula is one of the most expensive areas to live in […]
I don’t think this will happen in my lifetime but this is the number 1 experience on the bucket list, visit space. This is the ultimate getting away from it all and a way of changing perspective on life. I thought i’d have a look around and see if there were any ways i could do […]
I’ve finally visited many of the childhood places I always wanted to see and have never really thought about where next. So this is it, this is me pen to paper with a series of places to see before i die. The historic location. Bagan, Myanmar. My friends recently went here as part of their […]
Over the last few years i have really stepped up and visited many the places I have always wanted to see. I can’t say any of these are original but they have all delighted in some way. Below were the key places i have always wanted to visit and have over the last ten years. Every blog needs a bucket list post doesn’t it? But a done one?
Peñíscola Set mid-way between Valencia and Barcelona, Peñíscola besides having an unfortunate name is a gem of a place to visit with some great beaches, fortified town centre and a national park coastline. It is also now the location of one of my favourite tv shows, Game of Thrones. I have had the pleasure of spending […]
Day 5 Damascus to Jordan Just saying that in one day we did Damascus and travelled to Jordan sounds a bit crazy but like this blog we were in a dash to Jordan trying to see as much as possible with our small 10 day window. At the start of the day the plan was […]
Below is a blog post written in 2008 and was done with a friend Paul Hemming who I worked with at easyJet. We picked two random locations and had 10 days to travel between them. We had thought of doing this by train but this was short lived. You get engineering works everywhere! I wanted […]
If you are visiting England or live here and fancy a weekend away then look no further than Hitchin, a small market town 30 miles north of London on the East Coast Mainline. It’s been voted the 9th best town in the UK to live, James Bay the musician comes from here and Bob Hope […]
New York is one of my favourite cities in the world and have been many times. However what do you do when you have exhausted the shopping and standard sightseeing tours of the Statue of Liberty and Times Square. Here are some ideas of what you can do.
Puglia is all the rage in the magazines at the moment, from features in Conde Nast to stories across mainstream newspapers. However it is far from a major tourist location and travelling by car takes you away from some of the major towns in to the countryside, along the unspoilt coast and the real Puglia. […]