It is not every day that I get invited to go on a practically free cruise on a beautiful ship to Alaska. When my friend Ollie asked me if I fancied going on a cruise out of Vancouver on the Disney Wonder I thought he was joking. He was not. And neither was I when […]Read more "Tracy Arm – Alaska"
August 24th 2015 After a fantastic week on board the Disney Wonder I disembarked in Vancouver. The week had been so enjoyable, not just because I had got to meet all the princesses and Micky and Minnie but because I had been able to do some pretty epic hiking. I was kind of exhausted! However […]Read more "The Grouse Grind – Vancouver, BC"
If you travel about 75 miles East of the city of Curitiba in Brazil to the coastal town of Paranaguá you can get a ticket for a small wooden ferry which takes you on a thirty minute journey to one of the best kept secrets in Brazil. Ilha do Mel is a small island just off […]Read more "Ilha do Mel, Brazil"
I count my self among the luckiest travellers on the planet, I have seen some incredible things over the years. I have seen a blue whale, I have visited prison in Bangkok, I have galloped horses across the outback in Australia and I have kayaked across Sydney Harbour to name just a few. However, the train […]Read more "Serra Verde Express – Curitiba to Morretes, Brazil"
I went to Brazil. I still can’t quite believe it. It was something of a whistle stop visit and even while I was there I kept asking myself if it was real. I saw some of the most iconic landmarks on the planet took one of the worlds most spectacular train rides and visited one […]Read more "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil"
A while back I posted a song I had written for a project I am a part of with SOSstudio. We write and record a new song each week. My last track ‘Working on My Soul’ was very successful but I am even more pleased with this new one. I recruited the help of some […]Read more "A New Song"
Sunday 27th and Monday 28th April 2014 Day 6 & & Wrightsville Beach to Baltimore to NYC 8 + 5 hours – 600 miles – 7 States NC+VA+DC+MD+PA+NJ+NY We managed to drag ourselves up and out of bed in time for breakfast outside. It was a definitely a sunglasses-on-inside morning. We bumped into a couple of […]Read more "Gone to Carolina – Day 6 & 7 Baltimore and NYC – School of Rock Rocks!"
Friday 25th and Saturday 26th April 2014 Day 4 & 5 Ashville to Wrightsville Beach 7 hours – 330 miles – 1 State NC After all the excitement at the Dan Deacon show the night before, this morning started a little slower than many of the others! We went down to a top class breakfast served […]Read more "Gone to Carolina – Day 4 & 5 Asheville to Wrightsville Beach – BBQ Food Baby"
Wednesday 23rd April 2014 Day 2 Washington DC to Meadows of Dan, 5 hours – 240 miles – 2 States DC, VA We hit the road grabbed breakfast on the way. Today we were heading to the Blue Ridge Parkway, a beautiful road through the hills and the mountains of Virginia and North Carolina. It never really dawned […]Read more "Gone to Carolina – Day 2 DC to the Meadows of Dan – Behold, Foamhenge"
On the 21st of April I had the pleasure of seeing my dear friends, Charlotte and Hattie Webb, perform some of their beautiful songs at the Elgar Room in the Royal Albert Hall, London. I had bought my tickets as soon as they went on sale and I am glad I did as they had […]Read more "The Webb Sisters at the Elgar Room"