Tag Archives: Europe

Friday Fancy – Iceland

It’s been ages since I’ve written a ‘Friday Fancy’; I’ve not run out of places I want to visit, I just haven’t been very good at blogging recently! So where else would I like to visit in the world? Iceland! … Continue reading

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Friday Fancy – Portmeirion

To say I lived in Wales for five years, I never visited much of the place whilst I was there. I studied in Swansea and the furthest I ventured was Worm’s Head on the Gower Peninsula. A few day trips … Continue reading

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Friday Fancy – Chernobyl

  I don’t know why, but there’s something about visiting a disused nuclear power-plant that I find intriguing. It must be the engineer combined with the dark tourist in me… Disused is probably not the right word to use when … Continue reading

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The Lotus and the Lochs 2

A few weeks ago I wrote about a Scottish road trip my partner and I took in the Lotus one summer (click here for ‘The Lotus and Lochs’ – part one). As promised, I bring you the concluding part to … Continue reading

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Belaying Barcelona

“There’s a bit of rock by your waist that you can get your foot on.” “Right” I shouted. “Then what do I do?” “Er, I dunno. Go up?” Sometimes, my cousin’s advice is priceless. My cousin and I were in … Continue reading

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Friday Fancy – Monaco

Ah, Monaco. The glitz, the glamour and the eighteen hour drive it would take me to get there! I am longing to visit the small principality and drive around the formula one circuit. I’d take in Casino, power through the … Continue reading

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A Return to Blackpool

I went for a walk this week. I went for a stroll beside the seaside, because I do love to be beside it. The skies were clear, the weather wasn’t too cold and thankfully, there were no brass bands playing … Continue reading

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