Day trips in the Bay Area

Day trips in the Bay Area

I very rarely feel homesick when I travel because I get so caught up in the exploring and photographing and eating, I tend to live in the moment. Driving down the California coast was an exception to the norm; I could’ve been driving the stretch between Brisbane and Cairns in Australia. The beautiful beaches and sunshine reminded … Continue reading

San Francisco Cityscapes

San Francisco Cityscapes

We spent three glorious days in San Francisco while I was staying in the Bay Area with Sarah. We hit all the touristy spots and enjoyed them with the confident stride of locals.  We wandered from the vibrant Castro to Chinatown (much much bigger than I imagined it to be); from Haight and all its smells … Continue reading

Duck&PastryFest2016: anniversaire in Bordeaux

Duck&PastryFest2016: anniversaire in Bordeaux

A birthday wouldn’t be a birthday without  a good amount of pastry and wine. At least my birthday wouldn’t be! Faced with the final year of my 20s, I decided all I really wanted to do was revisit beautiful South West France and relive a bit of my time spent in the region surrounding Bordeaux…over three … Continue reading

Barcelona Bits and Pieces

Barcelona Bits and Pieces

I’ve been to Barcelona a few times and I feel almost at home wandering the magical Gothic Quarter now. Oh to live in Barcelona…what a life that would be. The tapas, the beach, the art. The sangria. No longer content to just book a nice restaurant to celebrate our birthdays, my girlfriends and I have lined … Continue reading

From St Katherine’s to The Angel – a London walk

From St Katherine’s to The Angel – a London walk

The first few weeks of 2016 started off pretty quietly for me, with a self enforced health-and-fitness/teetotal/mindfulness/any-other-buzzword you can think of, pledge to be a better person after the excesses of, well I could say Christmas but in reality it was all of 2015. As luck would have it, January also brought me plenty of SUNNY days! … Continue reading