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Wandering the World

Stories and tips from around the world.

Trips

Trips so far…

Coming Soon

  • 2022 - Cyprus
  • 2022 - The Da Vinci Code On Stage
  • 2022 - Guernsey
  • 2022 - Jordan, Israel, and Occupied Palestinian Territory

I also hope to to visit more US states in the coming years as well as returning to Egypt, and to visit other places such as Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and Japan.

Recent Trips

Guernsey
Several years ago I should have gone to Guernsey for a day trip with family via the ferry. We never made it unfortunately, and it wasn't a place I thought about after that until I saw how much a frien…

Cyprus
This country split into two by conflict is one which my trip would also be divided into two due to the pandemic. For my first part of the trip I would be there sightseeing as 2021 approaches it's end,…

Germany
Twelve years ago, before the age of the smart phone, I visited Berlin at the start of my adventure spanning three European countries. I was younger then, and less experienced at travelling, and with a…

Amsterdam
I have to mostly agree with Sir Terry - there are so many bikes in Amsterdam with lanes specifically for them. As long as you're alert it's not a problem. It's so different in some ways from other Eur…

New Zealand
> “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.” > > -- J. R. R. Tolkien When I first visited New Zealand it was a very short trip, and a very unsuccessful one. Every s…

More Trips…

Recent Races

Guernsey Day 2
This was a race I'd been waiting a long time to do, and it was one of the highlights of a really nice weekend away seeing friends. Sure there was rain, but there was sun as well. There was just the 's…

MK Rocket 5K
Today was a (mostly) downhill run in Milton Keynes - the Rocket 5K. I wasn't really sure what to expect going into it after how the last two years have gone, but felt it would be a good indicator of w…

Leicester's Big 10K

Phoenix Running The Unbreakable Key

MK Festival of Running 20 Miles
My last big long run before Manchester Marathon. Last time I did this was just before lockdown in 2020, so would be a good marker for where I now am…

More Running…


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