If you look around on the internet or read a range of books you will find many theories as to how to get cheaper flights, including choosing the cheapest days to fly through the week and year. Yet what about the not so cheap days, the peak periods, expensive flights. What dates should you avoid […]
It may come as some surprise to you but I’ve recently been applying for an Irish passport. Many of you already know my logo image which is a picture of me holding my British passport as I look inside. So why did I apply for an Irish passport?
Imagine the scenario, you are about to go on your main summer holiday with your wife. You have a long, maybe 4 hour plus drive to the airport and you are flying early the next day. In this scenario you want to be looking for good airport hotels with parking. You have lots of hotel […]
Many people know of The Golden Gate or Brooklyn Bridge, yet one bridge close to my home was once called the eighth wonder of the world. Here are more than a dozen interesting Humber Bridge facts to explain why.
It is almost that time again to don the costumes, light the bonfires, carve the pumpkins and put in your special coloured . Yet whilst you do some last minute shopping for a great outfit, have you really considered what the event is all about? How many people know the history of halloween and where […]
In the 21st Century everything seems to be digital and about instant access. No matter where you are in the world people are desperate to know what is going on with their social media feeds, check e-mail and keep up to date on their favourite sport or hobby. Yet with so many surfing restrictions or […]
Calling all budding wizards and good witches of the world, if you want to head to a school of magic then to go to the Harry Potter Station in London, for this is where the train to Hogwarts starts. Yes, I’ve just recently seen the Harry Potter platform at King’s Cross train station in London, […]
On Saturday 2nd May 2015 I was fortunate enough to witness part of the inaugural Le Tour De Yorkshire cycle race. Following on from the phenomenal success in 2014 when the opening stage of the Grand Depart Le Tour De France was set in Yorkshire, the popularity of cycling is maybe never higher in the […]