Category Archives: Travel

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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2 Days To Go

I have been slacking on the blogging front lately. In my defence, the latest Weekly Photo Challenges haven’t inspired me and I don’t want to write about something just to fill a space. I won’t be updating for the next … Continue reading

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The Last Great Adventures – Or, What ‘Firsts’ Are Left?

The BBC had an interesting piece the other day about what’s left in terms of exploration. Many of the big ‘firsts’ have already been done, such as climbing Everest and travelling to the Poles. So what’s left? Breaking records for … Continue reading

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Dorset trip photographs

Dorset trip June 2012, a set on Flickr. I recently attended the wedding of a university friend in Dorset. The two girls I went with and I took advantage of our spare time to get out and about! We saw … Continue reading

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Changing Of The Guard

Changing Of The Guard, a set on Flickr. I recently spent a couple of days in London with my brother. I went down primarily because we were going to see a gig (I’ll have to blog about that seperately) but … Continue reading

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Top 10 Best Cities In The World To Live In

Every year, the Global Liveability Survey ranks various world cities on their ‘liveability’ which consists of categories such as infrastructure, healthcare and education. This year, Vancouver has been knocked off the top spot for the first time in nearly a … Continue reading

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Photos from Woolacombe Camping and Surfing Trip

Woolacombe trip August 2011, a set on Flickr. I just got back from a bank holiday camping and surfing trip to Woolacombe in Devon. The surf was pretty rough the first day and none of us had much luck, but … Continue reading

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New, More Geographically Accurate Tube Map

There’s a new Tube map floating around which is designed to accurately represent the locations of stations and the distances in between them. The current Tube map, based on the original design by Harry Beck from 1931, is a classic … Continue reading

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A Life Less Ordinary

Having ticked the 3 Peaks off my bucket list, my friends and I have been trying to come up with ideas for our next adventure. Current possibilities include a tall ship sailing holiday and a coast-to-coast bike ride. While researching … Continue reading

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3 Peaks Challenge Complete!

Admittedly, most people who complete the 3 Peaks Challenge aim to do it in 24 hours (ie. climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Mount Snowdon all in one 24 hour period). That’s a bit mad as well as difficult to … Continue reading

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