Category Archives: Bucket List

New York, New York

I recently returned from my New Year’s trip to New York City with 9 friends. We had around 5 days all told, staying at the Kimberley Hotel in Midtown East, Manhattan. The hotel was great – we had two suites, … Continue reading

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Autumn 2014 Update

Just checking in for a quick run-down of what I’ve been up to for the last few months. Our August trip to North Wales was great fun. We explored the small Criccieth Castle, went quad bike trekking (great fun), bounced … Continue reading

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Bucket List Update: Buying a House, Visiting New York, Helicopter Flight and trip to Peru

Once again, I haven’t posted for months. In my defence, though, I’ve been a bit busy. I bought a house about 5 weeks ago so I’ve been spending my time decorating and buying lots of things. It’s exciting but hasn’t … Continue reading

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Bucket List Update: Have A Photograph In An Exhibition

This item in my Bucket List has a full title of ‘Get a Photograph Published or in an Exhibition’ and having had a picture used in Christmas cards last year, I had already ticked it off. Now, though, I’ve doubly … Continue reading

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Bucket List Update: Sail a Boat #2

Following on from my first attempt at sailing last year, last weekend I took to the seas again. I’ve been getting emails from the Tall Ships Youth Trust for a while and keeping a close eye out for a suitable … Continue reading

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Roadtrip Recap Part 5: Las Vegas

America Roadtrip Part 5: Las Vegas, a set on Flickr. So, on to the final part of my roadtrip recap! After our morning in the Hollywood Hills and driving out of Los Angeles, we hit the Interstate for the drive … Continue reading

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Roadtrip Recap Part 4: Los Angeles

America Roadtrip Part 4: Los Angeles, a set on Flickr. From Santa Barbara, it was on to LA. Having been to LA before and not particularly liked it, I wasn’t surprised to find that my opinion hadn’t changed. It’s simply … Continue reading

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Roadtrip Recap Part 3: Pacific Coast Highway

America Roadtrip Part 3: Pacific Coast Highway, a set on Flickr. After Yosemite we drove back to the coast aiming for Monterey. After setting up shop in a motel just outside town, we got taxis to Cannery Row. Our friendly … Continue reading

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Roadtrip Recap Part 2: Yosemite National Park

America Roadtrip Part 2: Yosemite National Park, a set on Flickr. This may have been the part of the trip I was most been looking forward to and it lived up to my expectations. In common with much of the … Continue reading

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Roadtrip Recap Part 1: San Francisco

America Roadtrip Part 1: San Francisco, a set on Flickr. I’ve been back from my big America trip since Sunday and it’s been an adjustment, returning to real life! I’ve been sorting through the myriad of photos I took selecting … Continue reading

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