The Shoreditch Street Art Tour Changed...

30th Oct, 2015

Have you ever spent gobs of time with someone, to the point where you think you know everything about them, but then something happens and you start to see them…

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Peveril Castle and Cave Dale, Peak...

13th Sep, 2015

When compared to the rich history that all but assaults you when you’re in England, Peveril Castle isn’t that interesting. Built by Henry II in 1176, it was one of…

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Haddon Hall, England: Prince...

3rd Sep, 2015

Rand and I had intended to come back from England a few days earlier than we actually did. On the morning we were slated to leave, Rand looked at the…

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Expo 2015: I Visit The World’s...

25th Aug, 2015

There are a few things that you should know about the World’s Fair. First off, it still exists. I, too, was surprised.

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The Chapel of The Holy Grail, Valencia,...

22nd Jun, 2015

“Is that …” Lisa trails off, never taking her eyes off the contents of the elaborate metal shrine in front of us. “A mummified arm,” I reply. “Yeah.” She is wordless for…

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OMG. Baby Owls at Kirstenbosch, Cape...

25th May, 2015

I was tempted to once again use last week’s gimmick – of attempting to write about the Holy Grail, but getting distracted by my fascination with flightless birds – at…

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Ostriches at the Cape of Good Hope,...

22nd May, 2015

Okay, where was I before yesterday’s digression into the flightless birds of South Africa? Oh, right. I was telling you about the Holy Grail. Arguably one of the most important…

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Penguins at Boulders Beach, South...

21st May, 2015

I was in the process of working on a post about the Holy Grail. My family is Catholic, so I figured it was kind of important, because the grail marks…

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The Festival of Las Fallas, Valencia,...

19th Apr, 2015

  Last week, I went for a run to the park near our home. And by “run” I mean jog. And by “jog” I mean walking in sort of bouncy…

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