Blurb I made it. I got past security, customs and most importantly Trumps regulations. If you’re politically in the know and you like American War history then you probably know a fair bit about Cuba. The country itself has a rich history from the overthrowing of Batista, Bay of Pigs and changes that came about when Fidel Castro was in power. I didn’t blog about … Continue reading Cuban cigars, Mojitos and Hemingway
Blurb The lights, the noise, bustling crowds and in a city that literally doesn’t sleep. Its allure extends worldwide and it is known as Sin city, where if you tell someone “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas” will probably get you a fat grin and a remark “One day, we’ll go with the lads”. Las Vegas, Spanish for “The Meadows”, it actually has a … Continue reading What happens in Vegas..
Blurb LA, Los Angeles, The Angels. Everyone will think of LA and think lights, fame, glory and the silver screen. However if you look past further than the city, you will see a lot more. I arrived after a 7 hour bus journey from San Francisco, I remember it well as the bus driver although friendly, ate his burrito while driving on the highway. Ok, … Continue reading Los Angeles: Glitz and Glamour?
Blurb What a city San Francisco is! A lot of history blended in with culture and sites. It was founded by colonists in Spain and boomed in 1849 due to the Gold rush and continues to grow to this day due to the mass of companies and start ups that reside in the city. When I arrived in San Fran and reached my Airbnb, I … Continue reading Escape to San Francisco
Blurb Whenever someone mentions Seattle, I always think “Sleepless in Seattle”. I actually don’t think I have ever seen the movie but it was a huge hit and any movie with Tom Hanks in it usually has a big following. So how is Seattle? It is an interesting city and definitely has a different feel to other cities I have visited in the past. There … Continue reading Sleepless in Seattle: Just visiting
Blurb Vancouver is a great city and it reminds me a lot like London with some differences but definitely has that vibe. There is a lot to do here and if you are a foodie then it has got some ridiculously good restaurants. If you want to venture outside of the metropolis then you can bus, train, cycle, skate, walk or even piggyback it to … Continue reading Vancouver vibes: Part deux
Blurb So obviously I am here for longer than a day but it has been difficult to spread out sites and figuring out what to do. I didn’t do all the sites but I’ll outline what other sites there are in another post. I thought if you are visiting Vancouver then you would like to know what a day out itinerary would look like. … Continue reading A day in Vancouver
Ever wanted to see the world? If you ever have an inkling to travel around the world or pursue travels for a long period then I want to help you plan out your steps. At this current point in time, I am embarking on the first leg of my trip but I want to share some insight into what I did to prepare and also … Continue reading Planning to go Round the World
So, like most people I am a working guy and I really enjoy travelling the world when I get the time off to do so. I haven’t really told you much about my personal life but I am a healthcare professional in the UK and currently at this moment, I actually have the opportunity to take some time off and I have decided to travel … Continue reading Prelude to Round the world
Blurb Me and Bev or is it Bev and I? Well we wanted to go to Iceland for quite some time, the allure of the northern lights and blue lagoon is what appealed to us the most. However delving into the sites and what you can see and do in Iceland sounded better and better as I was putting together our itinerary. Iceland is … Continue reading Iceland: Reykjavik