Category: Travel and Places

“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part Three

“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part Three 12 minute read   Previously in Part Two of “Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” – A train journey continued, being responsible for a Japanese lady, worrying about said responsibility, meeting my responsibility (hurrah), seeing the duomo for the first time,…


“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part Two

“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part Two 13 minute read   Previously in Part One of “Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” – An intro featuring a cannibal, being nervous, getting to the airport, meeting a stern check in lady, meeting an over-sized bag attendant (seriously), flying, arriving,…


“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part One

“Four Nights in Florence (with a slice of Pisa)” Part One 12 minute read   It all began with a cannibalistic serial killer. And yes, I really am that odd. Because for most people when they think of Florence, Italy; the first image that may come to mind is the vibrant roof of the Duomo…


Zipworld Velocity at Bethesda, Wales

“Zipworld Velocity at Bethesda, Wales” 15 minute read   As much as I love to travel alone and have solo adventures, sometimes I wish for nothing more than to share these experiences with my friends. And every so often that’s exactly what I do. Earlier this summer I was perusing through my Facebook news feed…


Lumsdale Falls, Nr Tansley, Matlock, England

Lumsdale Falls, Nr Tansley, Matlock, England 17 minute read   I like waterfalls. Actually, scratch that statement. I LOVE waterfalls! And so when the name of Lumsdale Falls was first brought to my attention, I’ll admit that I got just a wee bit excited. This place isn’t found on all maps, there are no road…