Travel photography – Octopus in Naoussa, Greece

As I’m going to Greece in a few weeks and looking forward to eating some fresh Octopus I thought I would make this my latest travel photography post. Its was taken at the fishing harbour in Naoussa, Paros about an hour or so after this picture I was eating one of these guys along with a nice…


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Europe’s Top 5 Best Beach Parties

So summer is creeping ever closer and Europe is beginning to heat up which means party season will soon be upon us. If you’re looking for the best beach parties with a good mix of all nationalities and want to avoid the typical 18-30 resorts such as Malia, Kavos, Magaluf and Faliraki then I would…


Travel photography – Chapman’s Pool, Dorset

Having always lived in Dorset and the Isle of Purbeck I felt my latest travel photography post should be from somewhere close to home. So this is Chapman’s Pool an isolated beach and natural cove. The picture was taken on a cold clear winter day Please note that all photos are my own work and…


Hamburg – Top 3 Tips for a first timer

Whilst Berlin gets all the plaudits and other cities such as Cologne are more visited for the Christmas markets Hamburg seems to just get on with things in its own way offering much more to the visitor than the usual stag do on the Reeperbahn. I’m a regular visitor to the city and have been drawn…


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Skiing In Slovenia

Situated right in the heart of Europe, bordered by Hungary, Croatia, Italy and Austria, Slovenia is often overlooked as a destination for skiing. But those who do decide to take their ski holiday here are rewarded with beautiful alpine vistas, good cuisine, welcoming locals, and quiet slopes and ski lifts – something of a rarity in other European…


Travel photography – Sombrero Beach, Florida Keys

This travel photography post is from Sombrero Beach, Marathon during a trip to the Florida Keys. I pretty much had the whole beach to myself. This travel photo is a little bit unique as it actually includes me in the picture walking along the waters edge! Please note that all photos are my own work…