One of my school friends, Phil, moved to Warsaw about three years ago to continue his studies to become a doctor. I finally got around to booking to go see him this month and my mate Dan decided to come along too.
Continue reading “Wheels in Warsaw”
An Easter Getaway at the Happiest Place on Earth!
What’s better than a long weekend? An EXTRA long weekend!
Easter brings the gift of a Friday AND a Monday bank holiday!
But where to spend these 4 days (well, 3 once you take off travelling time)?
Continue reading “Disneyland Paris at Easter”
The unfortunate occurrence of my visa ending has to have some kind of silver lining, right?
Of course there is! Something that pretty much all those my age do these days – TRAVEL!
Continue reading “Salzburg, Austria”
As part of my job I was lucky enough to go to Portugal last month with one of my clients and two of his friends.
Continue reading “Capela Dos Ossos – Alcantarilha”
Around an hour drive from Krakow lies the town of Oswiecim. During the years of 1940 and 1941 around 17,000 Polish residents were expelled from the area and 8 surrounding villages destroyed.
All this so the Nazis could keep the existence of Auschwitz-Birkenau a secret.
Continue reading “A Harrowing Photo Essay: Auschwitz-Birkenau”
It was about 17 degrees on a semi sunny day of Turkey’s Mulga province.
Standing around in our bathers, oversized PFD (life jacket) and sexy ‘water’ shoes on, holding our paddles and tubes, we listened to our Turkish guide explain to us in heavily accented English the guidelines for taking on Saklikent Gorge.
A few minutes later we were heading towards the stream. There was a few minutes hesitation after the instructor asked ‘who’s going first?’
Out of the group of 59 people, with about 30 – 40% males, no one volunteered.
Continue reading “Tubing in Saklikent Gorge (and some muddy fun)”