The Glenfinnan Viaduct and the other train that goes to Hogwarts

By | April 11th, 2013|Scotland|

The Glenfinnan Viaduct shows the way to Hogwarts.  This iconic stretch of Scottish Railway is 100% real, no CG effect here, and ff the train track the Hogwarts Express runs along is real, surely Hogwarts is real no? I'm not sure I should admit this at 28 years of age, but this isnt the first [...]

Festive TV inspired travel: If I could travel anywhere, anytime, anyhow, with anyone and anything

By | January 2nd, 2013|Random/Funnies|

ONE AT A TIME FATTY! The bathroom scales scream at me in utter agony as I gingerly lower just one chocolate and turkey filled toe of my ever expanding mass onto the foot-shaped plate.  I have been a little naughty this festive period, more so than usual.  I wont lie to you, for past few days [...]

A travel blogger interview with Laura The Explorer (@lauraexplorer89)

By | November 19th, 2012|Blogger Interviews|

Another interview scarily accurate to how mine would read if I ever answered my own questions this week ... well the RANDOM section at least.  Through Travel Massive events I've had the pleasure and honor of meeting a couple of the MyDestination crew, who not only blog on the MyDestination site, but on their own [...]

Harry Potter Studio Tour

By | July 11th, 2012|England, What to do in London|

So last week I went on the Harry Potter Studio Tour.  Awesome!  It's well documented that i'm a bit of a nerd.  Is it right for a 28 year old man to like Harry Potter? ... maybe not, but I do so well erm ... huffletuff. So I should probably give fair warning here.  **Spoiler [...]

Activites in London that will cost you nothing

By | September 21st, 2011|What to do in London|

They’re not exactly hidden, but how these escape the oh so common ‘top 10 free/cheap things to do when in London’ type blog posts is beyond me.  Being a London lad, I would put these somewhere near the top of my list ... 1. The Portobello Road Market: Made famous by the children’s film ‘Bedknobs and [...]

Photo Essay: Edinburgh

By | August 14th, 2011|Scotland, Travel|

For her 30th birthday, I decided to take the girlfriend away for the weekend.  The chosen destination was Edinburgh, Scotland.  Only an hours flight from our native London.  Despite the girlfriend losing her phone we had a great weekend, one of the highlights being a walking tour of the city.  This is our tour in [...]