Horror in Hungary – a first-hand experience

Prologue:  Three years ago today I was in Budapest and I experienced this situation first hand.  It remains the single most horrific thing I have ever witnessed when travelling.  That night I wrote this piece.  It’s as relevant today as it was then, if not more so. Rewind 36 months…


Cologne Cheekend

I’m not usually one for travelling much during the Summer.  It’s too hot, it’s too busy and it’s far too fucking expensive. But having been a big fat bridesmaid at my brother’s wedding in June, which took up a large amount of my time and money, the thought of April to September without going anywhere wasContinue reading “Cologne Cheekend”

Blogging block

As you may, or may not, have noticed I haven’t been around here much lately. Fair dos, I haven’t travelled so far for the past few weeks.  But I never let not travelling stop me from rambling on.  I always manage to find something to go on about – even if it’s only advice onContinue reading “Blogging block”

Solo in Seoul: The Photos!

As I said in my previous post, Seoul is a city of incredible contrasts from fast and furious to calm and sublime, from cutting edge to traditional, and from ritzy-glitzy to at-best-basic.  Add ornate wooden palaces, delicious street food, lively markets, bright lights, gorgeous arts and unique culture to a city of sensory overload andContinue reading “Solo in Seoul: The Photos!”