Exploring California: Los Angeles

Exploring California: Los Angeles Here is the three in the series of my family road trip down California. From the last post in the series, we sent off from Monterey for our long trip down to Los Angeles for a few days only. A city I have visited a few times over last decade, still…

Exploring California: Monterey & Carmel

Exploring California: Monterey & Carmel Continuing on with my Californian road trip, I felt San Fransisco and went to the seaside town of Monterey. It was only about a few hour drive away mainly on highways but we did get to drive through Silicon Alley see where all the major technology companies offices were. However,…

Exploring California: San Francisco

Exploring California: San Francisco This post is the first in a series, that I will be posting about my road trip through California as they are so many wonderful things I want to share with you. The series takes you through the road trip I did in April (sorry work/real life go in way that…

Weekend Away Exploring Swansea & Mumbles, Wales

  I have the attitude that you should just explore anything at least once. It doesn’t matter where, what or when. So when I found out that due to work my Mom was going to be staying in Swansea, South Wales for two weeks and she said she had space for me to come join…

Bye 2017 – a Reflection on a Year Past

Well today is New Year’s Eve and for many this is a day of change. I recently have treated my birthday as a new year, a new start. Therefore 31st December is a sort of refocusing point for me in terms of goals.  More importantly, I use it as a great opportunity to take stock…

No. 58 – London Street Art & Graffiti Tour

No. 58 – London Street Art & Graffiti Tour You can live in a city all your life and not really know it. I am a born and breed Londoner and I must confess I don’t really know London as well as I would like. London is a big diverse place. So I decide the…

December Photography Challenge

On a crisp morning in Early December a close friend of mine turned to me and told me she was challenging me to the December Black & White Photography Challenge. In reply I gave her a complete look of confusion, this social media challenge had seem to have passed me by. The challenge was to…

No.45 – Ride a Camel

Yes, to ride a camel, I know a very random thing to have on your bucket list but you need to have a few of those. There is also a good reason for why I added it. When I was younger, on a family holiday to Marrakech, when I was aged about 15, we were…

Exploring Marrakech, Morroco

One of my close friends was having a significant birthday this year, and to celebrate he invited a group of us to Marrakech, Morocco for a long weekend of celebrations. It was a very early morning flight with EasyJet but we popped the bubbly early, and before we knew it we were in the magical…