“They are delicious, apparently… People from this part of the world would eat them all year round”.
So said our skipper, John, as we looked out from his tour boat at one of the biggest puffin colonies in the UK. It turned out that these colourful and much-loved birds were once the dinner table delicacies of bygone residents on the west Wales’s coast. Continue reading A Weekend in: Pembroke – On Puffin Patrol
SO. Here I was. My last stop before coming home. Almost five months on the road, my first time travelling (mainly) on my own, and thousands of pounds spent on some pretty amazing bucket list adventures. It was pretty mind-blowing to think how far I had come on that cold January morning in London and now I was finishing in one of the greatest cities in the … Continue reading New York City – The Last Leg
The time when I had a run in both with Homeland Security and a Proud American in Washington D.C.! Continue reading Washington D.C. – Taking on Homeland Security
Is possible to read Philadelphia’s story in the plot of some of the films set in this great city? Philly is gritty, the accent can be grating, and it has been through tough times in recent history. But it has come out fighting, come back strong and has achieved renewal and redemption. Much like Rocky… Continue reading On the Streets of Philadelphia
Excited about its culinary traditions in particular Dom and I did a free walking food tour of the city to learn about how and why there came to be two distinct cuisines in this part of Louisiana; Creole and Cajun. So, what should you try if you are visiting this area of the States? Continue reading 5 Creole and Cajun dishes to eat in New Orleans, Louisiana
From the birth place of rock n’ roll to the spiritual heart of the country music scene, this epic part of my road trip explored the people, history and movements behind the music of the USA today. Continue reading On the Music Trail: From Memphis to Nashville
Cowboys, Indians and Aliens: road tripping from Utah to Texas, via New Mexico in a week! Here’s how I did it and what I learnt… Continue reading Cowboys, Indians and Aliens: From Utah to Texas, via New Mexico