Last weekend I took part in my first ever Road Race in the MSWA Ocean Ride for 2017! MSWA (Multiple Sclerosis Western Australia) is a charity that looks after Multiple Sclerosis and Motor Neurone Disease amongst others and they hold a range of fundraising events throughout each year. -Waiting at the start line. One of… Read More 2017 MSWA Ocean Ride
Welcome back to Favourite Photos. This time we are coming to you from the stunning Croatian island of Šipan. Located in the Elaphiti Islands very close to Dubrovnik, Šipan is a very quiet island more popular to older travellers due to its tranquil and calm atmosphere. I found it to be a nice change of… Read More Favourite Photos #19 – Šipan, Croatia
Welcome back to the “City Break” segment. After being totally immersed in Split I thought it would be a great idea to continue down to Dubrovnik for some more coastal hedonism. I arrived into town on a Friday feeling excited for the weekend that lay ahead – there aren’t too many better places to spend… Read More City Break #4 – Dubrovnik, Croatia
When we take holidays we walk away from our daily routines for a certain amount of time to switch off and recharge the batteries. I’ve recently found out how hard resuming really can be! I talk from an exercise standpoint because, as a very keen cyclist, I’ve had to rebuild my fitness base upon returning… Read More The Long Road Back!
When it comes to Bosnia most people tend to think of Sarajevo and with it images of the destructive Homeland War in the early 1990s. As difficult as it is to think about, Bosnians in particular are keen to move forward and “forgive, but never forget” those dark days. Nowhere is this more evident than… Read More Mostar, Bosnia
This weekend in London saw the return of the annual August Bank Holiday party that is the Notting Hill Carnival. Carnival is best described as a West Indian style street party with loads of floats and dance crews who make their way along a planned precession route to cranking sound systems and the irresistible smells… Read More Notting Hill Carnival!
Welcome back to another Favourite Photos where I dig up pics from travels past that really sum up a trip or a great memory. Today the pic comes from Kusadasi in Turkey. Located on the west coast of Turkey, Kusadasi is a popular tourist destination in the summer months where most people can be found… Read More Favourite Photos #18 – Kusadasi, Turkey