Top 5: Caravanning Destinations

Despite the (somewhat unfair) derision that caravanning suffers it remains one of the most popular methods of going on holiday in the UK. The Caravan Club – the UK’s leading association for caravanners – boasts over 1 million members. So, as the 2012 holiday season slowly draws near, here’s our list of the top 5…

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Why Miami is for you

Miami and Miami Beach is exactly like the fantastic fondue restaurant on Sunset Drive, The Melting Pot. The city is certainly a fusion of things that shouldn’t work together but somehow do and in a spectacular fashion to boot! From the many different cultures to the art deco scene around south beach, the crazy nightlife…

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What constitutes travelling? – The wonders of the earth

Since I began writing a travel blog I have often thought: What constitutes travelling? Most people assume that going on holiday or putting a backpack on and disappearing off somewhere new is the travelling experience. For me I think they’re wrong. I always say to my friends if you immerse yourself into local life, eat…

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Travel photography – Church of our Lady Bruges

This travel photography post was taken with my iPhone 4S during a recent trip to Bruges. I have been quite impressed with how well the iPhone takes pictures even in conditions that arent too great. This picture of the Church of our Lady (Onze Lieve Vrouwekerek) was exactly how I expected Bruges to be. Misty, mysterious and…

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#TTOT poem/rap

I’m not taking myself seriously here and I’m not wanting a critique of my performance I just thought Id share with you something I wrote for #TTOT travel talk on twitter – your welcome to laugh at me all you want. I’m feeling pretty brave so decided to post it – watch it while you can as…

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journeytom’s ABC of travel

So I’m really behind on the ABC’s of travel that have been doing the rounds for people with travel blogs or travel photography blogs. The whole idea is that you get nominated and answer the 26 questions below. I’ve read some really good ones and have been meaning to do my own on this travel…

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Friet Museum – Fries Museum Bruges

The Friet Museum in Bruges lets the world know that French Fries are from Belgium! No really they are I promise!   The story goes : Apparently way back in history an American soldier was given some fries by a group of Belgian soldiers. As they were speaking in French the American, obviously mistook them…

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