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Category: Sports

Whether you like skiing, snowboarding, running, sailing, hiking, cycling, surfing, rowing, horse-riding, cage diving with Great White Sharks, running with the bulls in Spain, you’ll find something to tickle your fancy abroad. Here are some posts on what I’ve been upto (and what I’ve yet to do!) to inspire you.

Cycling around the Isle of Wight

          This August Bank Holiday I decided to escape to the countryside and head down to Hampshire (where I’m from) for a weekend of barbeques, lie ins and tennis, and […]

Guest Post: Top 5 Surf Spots

           We’re all dreaming of our summer holidays away from the noise of the city, and the only thing that’s coming to mind is an endless beach with turquoise waters […]

Postcard of the Week: Whistler, Canada

                The postage mark on this postcard shows that it was sent 20 years ago in 1993! I was just 4 years old. My parents escaped to Whistler for a […]

Postcard of the Week: Tignes

          This postcard popped through the letterbox the other day and while I always love to receive postcards (hint hint!), this particular postcard of the ski resort Tignes in the […]

Postcard of the Week: Land’s End

         This postcard comes from Land’s End, a well-known place to us Brits, as it marks the most southwestward spot of mainland Britain, where the land literally ends. Just offshore […]

“Your Education Is Your Passport To Life”

           “Your Education Is Your Passport To Life”. Imagine this said in a strong Trinidadian accent by Floella Benjamin, an incredibly inspiring woman who, among other things, happens to be the […]

New Year’s (Travel) Resolutions

          So now that New Year’s Eve has been celebrated and the entire world wakes up on the 1st January with a champagne-induced headache, there’s one more tradition that needs […]