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top 5 travel destinations to revisit
Despite the title of this post, the idea of revisiting a favourite travel destination isn’t something I am entirely comfortable to be honest.  B[...]
Copenhunters G+ story
Well that was fun! My first ever trip to Denmark, my first ever trip to Copenhagen (duh!) and my first ever digital scavenger hunt, all in one action [...]
  #WePrintMemories   So so many photos!  In fact I backed up my photos last night owing to my Macbook playing silly buggers and not booting [...]
Blog Denmark Copenhagen
Well, that was one tough August (work wise), but I made it through the month and into September, yay me!  My reward for silly hours spent working with[...]
Drive in Cinema London
Ha!  … and she actually thought I was taking her shopping.  An evening of shopping just after payday? Not a chance!  I wasn’t been mean th[...]
Behind the scenes
Last week I was nominated to throw a bucket of ice cold water over my head, this week its a nomination to divulge all that happens behind the scenes h[...]
Clink78 courtroom
Staying in a hostel for the night, when I live in the same city?  … yep, guilty.  But with good reason. So to a couple of weeks ago, where I had[...]
transfagarasan highway
The Transfwhat? The Transfagarasan Highway, its a road, and an awesome one at that!  Built between 1970-1974 on the personal orders of communist polit[...]


Europe


Hostel Life

Clink78 courtroom
Staying in a hostel for the night, when I live in the same city?  … yep, guilty.  But with good reason. So to a couple of weeks ago, where I had[...]
hostel
Are you a Top Bunk W*nker? Excuse the profanity, I wouldn’t normally use such a crude opening line to a post, but having just returned from the [...]
Say what you see.  This post is simply going to investigate those tough and awkward situations that often rear their fugly heads when sharing a hostel[...]
ultimate backpackers bunkbed
Staying in hostels is an excellent way of saving money on the road, the trouble is, sometimes they dont provide the most comfortable nights rest.  The[...]

Travel Money

Barcelona on a budget
Barcelona isn’t an incredibly expensive city, or at least I personally didn’t find it to be during my short 3 night stay there.  But if yo[...]
virgin airmiles with tesco
This post comes to you with a massive, huge, great, enormous tip of the hat to a gent names Raffles over at www.headforpoints.com , a travel site I in[...]
Hoi An tailoring
To say that I simply hate shopping would be an understatement, I absolutely, unequivocally loath shopping. A day spent shopping is my worst nightmare,[...]
Jordan Dinar
I would love love lover to be able to travel without the worry of cash or a budget, but that is not my reality.  I am fortunate to travel to some wond[...]

Volunteering

Our futsal team who played in a local league, South Africa
In the week where England flopped out of the 2014 World Cup with little more than a whimper, it took a typical piece of sarcastic English humour to ev[...]
Volunteer accommodation can range between all sorts of property types and standards. I suppose where you end up resting your head each night can depen[...]
Volunteering Sri Lanka
If you’re planning a gap year at the moment, you’ll know there are a huge amount of things that everyone tells you that you simply have to do. Things [...]
ja ela, sri lanka
Having decided you want to do some volunteering overseas, you’re probably a thoughtful, responsible and caring person, and the idea of two continents [...]

London Guide

Drive in Cinema London
Ha!  … and she actually thought I was taking her shopping.  An evening of shopping just after payday? Not a chance!  I wasn’t been mean th[...]
Avoiding the tube strikes was a minor miracle, avoiding the floods was other worldly. We could not escape the wind and rain however, and so upon exiti[...]
Combine travel bloggers, a few cocktails, the theme of Lapland, plus a crash course in ice sculpting and what do you get?  Polar bears … and the[...]
Its not that I’m afraid of heights, I’m just not their biggest fan.  As the rotary blades spun at what seemed like a million miles an hour[...]

WordPress/Blogging

cache google maps
‘OK Maps’ That’s all it takes, two words, two simple words.  With these two words the world is your oyster, the offline world that is. What do you do when you get[...]
WordPress plugins can be an integral part of your travel blog … if you use the WordPress platform obviously.  Allowing you to add certain functionality and/or features that a[...]
Adding a Google+ button to sharebar, and a Pin it button too, is pretty much essential when setting up your wordpress plugin.  They do not come as standard when you download the pl[...]

Competitions

  #WePrintMemories   So so many photos!  In fact I backed up my photos last night owing to my Macbook playing silly buggers and not booting up at the first 7 attempts (lu[...]

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