Ticking Off the Bucket List

Stand either side of the middle of the world in Ecuador

By on November 20, 2012

Quito, you had me at two beers. The first thing you notice about Quito, Ecuador is the altitude. At 2800 metres above sea level and nestled amongst and surrounded by the magnificent Andes, it is quite a unique place. Altitude

Have a coffee with legs in Santiago, Chile

By on November 15, 2012

Santiago is a gem to discover. Jaw dropping snow-capped peaks greet you as you decend from the air, beautiful green parks where lovers canoodle are scattered amongst the city’s high-rises, impressive architecture rich in history look down on massive squares

Partake in Dry July

By on July 9, 2012

Nine days.  Nine. very. long. thirsty. days. That’s how long I have endured not touching the so-called demon drink. What’s worse is that I have 22 days to go. That’s 528 hours which is 31,680 minutes or 1,900,800 seconds.  Not

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere in the world, right?

By on June 10, 2012

Airports really are amusing places when you think about it…. This is especially true for the transit traveller who is virtually trapped within the confines of time forced to spend hours inside them carefully planning how to space out the next few hours with