Tag Archives: travel

April 07

The importance of Fandom

Sometime life really sucks… Not the best opening line I’ve ever written but stay with me here… Advertisements

July 06

Top 5 countries that make me click on your blog

I am a travel blog junkie.  I LOVE THEM and can’t get enough.  Over the past few months, while building my own blog, I’ve been reading even more of these than usual.  Some are informative, some are funny and some are just downright beautiful.  All of them though have one thing in common…..they are usually […]

June 24

I left my heart in Wellington

Sometimes you visit a place that steals your heart.  Sometimes you visit a place that creates memories that live with you forever.  Sometimes you visit a place that just…….fits.

June 12

Heading to Belfast for another Adventure!

We are off on another adventure! Tomorrow, Husband and I will be jumping on a plane and taking the super short journey from Glasgow to Belfast.  Normally I would be a bit concerned about getting on a plane on FRIDAY 13th but I’m so excited about our trip that I don’t care!

June 11

Driving on the wrong (or right?) side of the road

After our Jedi encounter which you can read about here we made our way to the car rental service. Since Husband wasn’t feeling great after the flight, I had volunteered to drive the 20-minute journey from the airport to the hotel. It seemed like a short trip after our 7 hour flight and it hadn’t occurred to […]

Was that a Jedi? Feeling the (Border Control) Force..

Since teleporters have yet to be invented, we were travelling from Glasgow to Calgary in the conventional way, by plane. My usual paranoia about missing the flight had set in and I had stayed up watching episodes of Firefly all night to ensure that we didn’t sleep in and miss the alarm clock. The flight was […]

June 05

TRAVEL: What do you do when the sun goes down?

I realise that the title of this post may be a bit misleading.  If you are reading this expecting tales of naked debauchery on some sun soaked island then you might be disappointed….sorry. BUT!  If you are reading this because, like me, you find the ‘Nightlife’ section of your favourite travel guidebooks baffling then grab a […]