The day we walked The Old Man of Storr was the day before our wedding, Sam had repeatedly told me over breakfast all of the important things we had to do that day. Mostly involving registering, confirming and paying for wedding related items. Fully aware of the time restraints we had, but determined to do … More Walking The Old Man of Storr
No one wants to have to see a doctor or specialist while traveling. The language barriers, cost and unfamiliarity are all valid concerns, however sometimes a trip to the doctor can’t be avoided. For most foreigners traveling in SE Asia, it’s usually a bad case of food poisoning that will land them in a hospital … More Family Medical Practice Vietnam – Review
London will always be one of our favourite cities. The Central Line in summer, Oxford Street at lunch time, the weather in January, not being able to make a table reservation, tourists standing on the wrong side of the escalators – what’s not to love? Seriously though, we do love London. The whole of Mayfair … More London: A photo diary of our favourite city
“You know, I’ve never had a lost bag”, is what I said to Tim as we were wandering to the baggage belt to pick up the one backpack we had checked in for our 3 month trip in SE Asia. We flew London > Doha > Bangkok > Hanoi and all of our flights were … More When Qatar loses your luggage
Flying into the UK on May 11th was like flying into my ‘new life.’ Tim and I had made the nearly 12 month stint of a long distance relationship, I was unemployed again (by choice), I knew in just two 2 weeks time we would be husband and wife and then we would be off … More Where to now? Our next stop!
About a week after our failed attempt at capturing the Jacobite train pass over the Glenfinnan Viaduct, Tim and I for real took a journey on the Hogwarts Express. Well, not for real, but as real as you can get if you’re a Muggle. The Jacobite Steam Train operates train journeys from Fort William to … More On board the Hogwarts Express aka The Jacobite
While we were in Scotland, Tim became a wee bit obsessed with the Heilan Coos (Highland Cows). To be fair, they are definitely the ‘cool dudes’ of the animal kingdom. Here are some of the photos he took. Some included fence jumping, pulling over in the car suddenly and a lot of patience. Enjoy.
Ever heard of Volendam? No? Well, we definitely hadn’t until we recently visited some friends in Amsterdam and they suggested a half day trip up north. “Anyone who wants to see the real beauty of Holland, goes to Volendam” – a famous Dutch song Volendam (which whenever I type, reminds me of Voldemort) is an … More Visiting Volendam + a family portrait
If you have done any research into visiting the Isle of Skye, chances are you have seen a photo of the Neist Point Lighthouse. A favourite with Instagrammers, it is a photographers dream. With dramatic cliffs, angry ocean and an abandoned lighthouse on the peninsular, it is easy to see why Neist Point holds so … More Neist Point Lighthouse: Abandoned & derelict