Solo Travel Sparkle

You might be aware that I’ve had a rough time of it these past few months.  I’ve been licking the wounds of a broken relationship, and I’ve coped with the loss by keeping my head down, working far too many hours and drinking too much wine. The lightbulb moment came a few weeks ago withContinue reading “Solo Travel Sparkle”

Five very good reasons to visit Wrocław

Now that winter was finally coming to an end, it was time to emerge from months of hibernation and house renovations to start my 2017 travels.  So my first trip of the year was Wrocław at Easter.  And it’s fair to say that while I had a great time, it was certainly a less-than perfect trip.  Let’s getContinue reading “Five very good reasons to visit Wrocław”

An Oasis of Calm in the Airport Terminal from Hell

Although generally I quite like airports, I really don’t care for Manchester Terminal 3.  It’s too busy, it’s too raucous and it’s too bursting at the seams.  Very few facilities.  Nowhere to sit.  Last time I ate lunch at the Italian restaurant there they put pepperoni in my veggie pasta.  You get the idea.

The Long Way to Packing like a Peasant

It’s a few days until my next trip and so I’ve made a start on thinking about what to take with me. Just a think, mind, because I don’ t really need to be that organised any more. No, it’s fair to say that I have packing down to a fine art. Not because I’mContinue reading “The Long Way to Packing like a Peasant”