Musings

Why it’s OK to visit a tourist hot-spot; or, who says there are “too many gringos”?

I was recently on a flight back to the UK and was sat next to a girl who was busy tapping away on her laptop. Now, “nosey” is probably a bit strong, but I’m always curious as to what fellow passengers are reading or writing. It may be the product of several years spent commuting back… Continue reading Why it’s OK to visit a tourist hot-spot; or, who says there are “too many gringos”?

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You · Africa · Morocco

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Marrakech

Marrakech seems to be a city that divides opinion, so is perhaps a natural choice for this first ’10 Things… ‘ post. I absolutely adored Marrakech – it is one of the few cities that I would genuinely be happy to go back to in lieu of visiting somewhere new – but I know many… Continue reading 10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Marrakech

Belgium · Europe

Brussels and Back for £30

In week’s time I’ll be heading off to Brussels for a weekend, mainly to catch up with some old friends, but I’m also looking forward to visiting somewhere new, particularly as I’ll hopefully squeeze in a day in beautiful Bruges too. One of the main points of this whole blog is to share tips, tricks… Continue reading Brussels and Back for £30