I took this photo a few years ago while strolling down a highstreet where I noticed that many of the stores displayed brightly coloured poster boards with the words “slutspurt” written across them. Any guesses what country this was taken in?
I’ve just returned from TBEX (also known as the Travel Blog Exchange), which is a conference for travel bloggers, writers and new media content creators. This year, the conference was held not too far from home in Toronto, Ontario and, having read lots of good feedback on last year’s event, I decided to check it […]
It’s not every day, you get to see an eclipse. Watching Venus pass in front of the sun is even rarer. So when I got a chance to watch it happen, I jumped at the chance! During a special event held at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, people got the chance to watch […]
Just steps away from Birmingham City Centre, lies a veritable “lovers lane” in the heart of England. Birmingham`s Jewellery Quarter is perhaps Birmingham’s most romantic district. Here are my four favorite romantic excursions for the area: Write a love letter at the Pen Room Museum. Tucked away in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter lies […]
Mmmm maple syrup…it’s good on pancakes, on waffles, French toast, apple fritters… I’ve even had it in the best chicken gravy I’ve ever tasted. To me, and many Canadians, it’s an almost mystical syrup which makes just about anything taste better. Oh, and did I mention it’s made from all natural ingredients, specifically boiled down syrup […]