Split and Hvar

A gateway city to Croatia, Split has plenty to do for a weeks trip. The airport is modern and worked well. Outside […]

Lisbon & Cascais

I last visited Lisbon in my mid twenties travelling there by motorbike and it was somewhere I always wanted to go back […]


My first impressions of Manchester in the ’80s were not good. Arriving there as a teenage student I struggled with living in […]


Although I have been to Edinburgh many times, I wouldn’t claim to have exhaustive knowledge of the city. I can talk about […]

South Wales

South Wales is quite a big area and distinct from the North. In the North more people will speak the Welsh language, […]


Looking for a reasonably priced week in the sun in spring, Tenerife looked like a good option. Though well known with British […]


Madeira had been on the list for a long time, and when it became possible to travel again, it seemed like a […]


There’s a lot to see in Norway, and we only had a few days there. We made our pick from our guide […]


One of the cities that changed the most when the Soviet Union broke up, anyone who lived through the fall of the […]