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Oxford Pub guide

Sep 17, 2014


I went to Oxford a couple of weeks ago and this is a short list of some of the pubs we visited if you ever go to that wonderful city. Please bear in mind that there are only a few on here as much as I would have liked to have visited more. Another time […]

News Reviews 3

Sep 1, 2013


Ugliest Town in the Britain is… Hemel Hempstead Recently a report in the news named Hemel Hempstead as the ugliest town in Britain. It came from a group called  Crap Towns Returns who do this every year. I had to laugh at this but wasn’t surprised. You see, I was born in the town and […]

The Toucan Bar

May 28, 2013


I thought today I would do a review of a pub I use when I venture into London. I was going to do this a month ago when I was briefly there but time as always got away from me so here goes. Now, I rarely go to London these days for to be frank, […]

Kinsale, Ireland Review.

May 4, 2013


Originally posted on russellskitchen:
Today’s post is brought to you by my good friend Darren Greenidge from Caliburnus Rises. Kinsale, Ireland by Darren Greenidge Hello there. My good friend Russ aka Tony Soprano to his friends, asked me to write a guest piece on his blog so I decided as his is a food blog…

London, The Tourist Trap

Sep 6, 2011


First up, London is a city that I have a love/hate relationship with and probably always will do. I’ve been going there on and off for years so feel I can fill the traveller in on a few things. It’s huge, dirty and smelly. Beggars are everywhere and it can be hard to tell who […]

Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard

Aug 1, 2011


Now I’ve been wanting to go here since I was a kid which was the last time that I went and fuelled my interest in the Napoleonic era. I couldn’t wait to get on the ships, especially the famous and beautiful HMS Victory that has inspired so many and so much over the last two […]

Is That A Ship I See Before Me? No, It’s The Isle of Wight!

Jul 31, 2011


As me and a friend were in Portsmouth at the time for a couple of days, we decided to see how much the Ferry was over to the Isle of Wight. We were foot passengers and I hadn’t been on a ferry in a while so I was quite excited about the idea. It doesn’t […]

Brighton Blues and Sun-Up Views

Jul 27, 2011


Where I live it’s quiet and hasn’t much interesting to do although there is some climbing centre that is pretty much built and up and ready to go. Nightlife wise, indeed daylife wise it’s very poor really, many of us driven to going to London because that’s as about as exciting as things can get […]