Category Archives: Travel

A Rugby Double Header

Last weekend was a busy (and expensive one) for me, I was already long booked and sorted to head off to Glasgow on Saturday morning for the Six Nations Rugby Union clash between Scotland and Ireland at Murrayfield but I … Continue reading

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USA 2010 (2): Part 4: Chicago

Finally I got the chance to get into Chicago on the Tuesday morning having had my only experience at the State/Lake El interchange the day before. The first impressions of the city were that it was huge, not quite as … Continue reading

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USA 2010 (2): Part 3: Oak Park

After a thoroughly enjoyable weekend in Columbia I was now on my way back to Chicago. When I touched down at O’Hare there was the relatively simple process of escaping the Airport through Terminal 2 and it was then down … Continue reading

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USA 2010 (2): Part 2: Columbia

I arrived into Columbia, SC shortly before 9pm on the Friday night and in a confused and tired state I was driven to Becca’s house on the other side of town. Quickly I was reunited with the sound of country … Continue reading

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USA 2010 (2): Part 1: The Journey

So, I’ve returned safe and sound from my trip to the USA and just about over the jet lag and that late night insomnia that I always seem to get when flying back from North America. I’m going to break … Continue reading

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London: Love it? Hate it?

London is a strange place and people’s opinion of it differs widely depending on who you ask and where you are when you ask the question. The usual answers range from a vibrant metropolis that is the height of multiculturalism … Continue reading

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6 Years on: Uganda: Part 3: Kampala

The trip to Kampala, Uganda’s capital city was a long and bumpy one. Driving standards in the country are not the most fantastic and neither are the roads! It took us most of the day to get from Murchison Falls … Continue reading

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