My 2013 travel roundup

By | December 18th, 2013|Travel|

Not bad for an office bod.  Despite spending a large portion of my year sitting at a desk in a freezing cold west London office block, travel over the past 12 months has been good.  Very good in fact! At the risk of sounding a little like a Dbag, here's a few travel numbers I [...]

The cost of a long weekend in Iceland

By | May 10th, 2013|Budget Travel, Iceland|

Iceland had a reputation as being a pretty expensive place, but what exactly is the cost of a long weekend in Iceland? Even now, when prices to visit are cheaper than they have been in a long time, they're still not what I and many others would consider CHEAP. But anyway, despite the cost I [...]

The Golden Circle – Iceland

By | April 29th, 2013|Iceland, Photographic Inspiration, Photography|

A tour of the Golden Circle is usually pretty high on any visitor to Iceland's 'must do' list.  The natural features visited on any tour of the circle are second to none.  In 8 short hours, you'll experience the very best of area surrounding Reykjavik. Looking more like a circle drawn by a two year [...]

The Hallgrimskirkja – Views over Reykjavik from the top of the church

By | April 24th, 2013|Iceland|

The Hallgrimskirkja is pretty hard to miss when out strolling around Reykjavik.  Even without a map its pretty damn easy to navigate you way to this Lutheran (Church of Iceland) parish church.  Standing tall above the moderately small sized business and residential building of the large town, the church is without doubt the focal point. [mappress mapid="2"] The church [...]

Reykjavik – Street art and a skate park

By | April 18th, 2013|Iceland|

Iceland is beautiful place, so too its capital city of Reykjavik.  Its a clean city, a city with no real high rise buildings which I like, a city with a very safe and friendly feel.  Maybe its something to do with the fresh air?  Take a walk down to the marina and you cant help but smile. [...]