G+ Stories: Three days exploring Venice

By | June 11th, 2015|Google Stories, Italy|

Oh go on then, just one more quick post about my time in Venice.  As if I haven't posted enough about surviving the train journey from London to Venezia with no luggage, about exploring it canals by gondola, about wandering it's tiny streets and alleyways in search of amazing architecture and hidden galleries. So you [...]

G+ Stories: Snowboarding Vogel, Slovenia

By | March 22nd, 2015|Google Stories, Slovenia, Snowboarding|

Ah Slovenia, what an amazing first visit to this wonderful country I just experienced.  Whilst I knew of Bled's beauty prior to my visit, I still wasn't fully prepared for just how amazing it was to be, nor was I prepared for the affordability of its skiing and snowboarding opportunities.  On reflection, 5 days in [...]

Google+ Stories: 48 hours in Dublin

By | November 7th, 2014|Google Stories, Ireland|

Hopefully by now you're aware of G+ stories, and maybe even using them?  Well I hope so because I love them and bring you another today which this time showcases the 48 hours I spent in Dublin only last weekend. The trip was an absolute whirlwind, Heathrow to Dublin and back again all within one [...]

G+ Stories: Scavenger Hunting in Copenhagen #Copenhunters

By | September 18th, 2014|Google Stories|

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 packed weekend. As guest of Visit Denmark (@GoVisitDenmark ) and Generator Hostels (@GeneratorHostel), I made my way to Copenhagen along with 6 other Euro based bloggers to seek [...]

Google+ Stories: Blogstock, the world’s first blogging festival

By | August 13th, 2014|Google Stories, Travel Blogging|

Ah Blogstock, what a weekend! A worlds first, and a mighty fine first at that.  Last weekend, those good folks who bought you Traverse attempted and succeeded in bringing to the blogging community something new, something a little bit different and a little bit brilliant. I remember sitting in a London pub with one of [...]

Google+ Stories: The Transfagarasan Highway, Romania

By | August 11th, 2014|Bulgaria, Google Stories, Romania|

Love it or hate it or just currently ignoring it, Google+ has taken steps in recent months to make a travel bloggers life potentially a little easier, and a little more interesting in terms of the content they can now produce almost automatically. If you're not aware of G+ Stories, they're essentially online scrapbooks, created [...]