Category Archives: Travel

The Blue Lagoon

On Saturday morning, we watched the tiniest bit of Ronnie O’Sullivan’s opening match in defence of the World Championship won last year. And then it was time to check out of the Centerhotel and head to the Blue Lagoon. Jo … Continue reading

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Reykjavik Part Two: Lebowski Bar, Hallgrimkirkja & Grillmarket

When Jo and I arrived back at the hotel on her birthday, we had no idea that Reykjavik had suffered from the same the kind of weather that we had experienced towards the end of our day in the Superjeep. … Continue reading

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The Golden Circle with Superjeep

Jo and I were up early on the morning of the 17th April. We had to be, we were going on a Superjeep tour of Iceland’s famous Golden Circle. So, a hasty (by our usual holiday standards) breakfast was eaten … Continue reading

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Reykjavik Part One

A brief exchange with Logi, the driver and guide on our Superjeep tour of Iceland’s Golden Circle summed up the depth of my knowledge of this European outpost. Actually, I say “my”, I mean “our”. Between me, Jo and the lovely family from Kentish … Continue reading

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The New York Diaries: 10/11/13 (This is the last time)

A few days later than planned, here is the final entry of my New York diary. Bonus points, no prizes though, for you if you get the reference in the title. On our last morning at the genuinely fantastic Hotel On … Continue reading

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The New York Diaries: 10/ 9-10/13

Finally adjusted to being on New York City time, we were up a little bit later on Wednesday. I think that a couple of PEST (Post Empire State Trauma) Peronis helped me sleep that night- once the shopkeeper let me buy … Continue reading

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The New York Diaries: 10/ 7-8/13

“Ring, ring it’s 7am/ Move yourself to go again” So begins The Clash’s New York inspired Magnificent Seven- incidentally, you can find it on The Clash Hits Back as well as The Clash Sound System, available in all good record … Continue reading

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The New York Diaries: 10/ 5-6/13

These blogs are for my friends, Messrs Craddock & Styman. Originally conceived as one blog post, but New York City is too fucking big to sum up in one blog. So, without further ado, here’s part one. Enjoy. —————————————————- New … Continue reading

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