For me New Year isn’t about detox diets and striving to be a better person. (Perhaps it should be? Perhaps that’s why I’m fat and miserable?).
Nope, in Longland, New Year is about where the bloody hell can I go next!Continue reading “Brand new year, brand new travels”
2016. The horribilisiest of annuses. Thank goodness for solo travel!
I started writing a round-up of my 2016 travels a few days ago. But it didn’t seem to flow very well and I felt that a monologue of everything I’d seen and done wasn’t the best fit for the end of the year. I decided to come up with something lighter.
So here are my 10 Favourite Travel Photos of 2016.Continue reading “My 10 Favourite Travel Photos of 2016”
So here I am in Berlin.
I’ve come to Germany for the festive period because I couldn’t face Christmas. Continue reading “‘Twas the night before Christmas…”
I have just learned this word from a friend. It is German for hearbreaking.
As I write, news is filtering through from Berlin that a deliberate attack on a crowded Christmas market has killed at least nine people and injured dozens more. The details are still unclear but early reports are that a lorry from Gdansk in Poland has been hijacked and deliberately driven into the market at Breitscheidplatz, just off Kurfürstendamm, the main shopping street in Berlin.Continue reading “Herzzerreißend”