Florida: Ducks, Monsoon Rain, Mickey Mouse and a giant Orange.

Florida was fun. Sunshine, broad open spaces, Gator swamps, driving on the wrong side of the road, lazy days by the pool, busy days visiting attractions and afternoon showers that came down in the afternoons with the regularity of clockwork for about 20 minutes. Florida was Daisy Duke to New York‘s Devil Wears Prada atmosphere. That weather I was talking about…? In the below photo, the small sign in the left hand bottom corner reads… View Post

Our dream USA Road Trip – An RV Itinerary | Sponsored by RVshare

You know how you have Travel Dreams (the ones complete with capital letters) that you keep in your heart of hearts? Well, this one involves my passport, a reliable set of wheels and an enormous map of the States. One day, one day in the future we’d love to take a whole year off and pick up an RV or two as we travel on a USA road trip of a lifetime. Disclaimer: This post… View Post

House of Minalima – Harry Potter in London

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” —Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. The wizarding world of JK Rowling has inspired millions, if not billions of imaginations around the world – and it all came from an idea she had on a train journey. The House of Minalima here in London showcases some of the incredible graphics of the franchise, and it’s well worth taking… View Post

3 Challenges I’ve Overcome Travelling | Travel Linkup

Despite my blog name, I’m not actually all that adventurous. Think more suburban adventure rather than skydiving or wild camping. But, over the years I have ended up overcoming a few challenges that I hadn’t precisely expected to be faced with. This blog has always been, and will forever more be a record of my personal adventures. It is a journal of the chaos, delight, opportunities and travails that we encounter all rolled in with… View Post


It’s been a fair while since I did one of these whimsical posts, delving into the place where blog statistics and words explode. Every so often (usually whilst fixing an errant image) my eye is drawn to the statistics portion of my blog, and I remember that there are keywords drawing people to my little corner of the internets. I then scan down the page in disbelief, as an array of hilarious snippets begin to list.… View Post