Medieval Normandy

A very short post! Just wanted to share a quick trip I did recently, I was pleasantly surprised at how much Normandy can offer, most people overlook this region of France and leave it out of their itinerary altogether! I spent 3 days in Normandy with the Normandy Tourist Board enjoying the historical story of…

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Travel photograpy – Phranang beach, Thailand

This travel photography post is from Phranang Beach, Thailand. Phranang Beach is in the Krabi province of Thailand which is famous for is limestone karst rock formations.   Phranang Beach, Thailand Please note copyright to all of the photos that are uploaded to this site (unless otherwise attributed) are owned by tom jacobs. You may…

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Travel photography – Lake Bled, Slovenia

This travel photography post comes from a winter I spent in Slovenia. The Julian Alps are a truly beautiful and magnificent place and I have visited many times over the past 10 years.   Please note that all photos are my own work and are therefore copyrighted. If you wish to use one of my…

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The 1000-1000 blog challenge

Apologies for two posts in two days I normally try to spread them about a bit more, however as I’m new to the blogging world I’ve been spending a bit of time looking at other peoples blogs and generally surfing the net. This is how I came across Todd Waissel’s idea for the 1000-1000 blog challenge. The…

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Walt Disney World for adults

I know a lot of you are thinking, really? Disney World for adults? You’ll hear the words ‘Disney World’ and be thinking you wish you were taken there as a kid but now as an adult the place is far removed from your ideal holiday or vacation. Back a few years ago at the age…

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New website!

So as you can probably see I’ve been working hard to create my own site for my blog. I’ve had good fun learning some css and seo stuff and hopefully this new blog will carry on being successful. I started focusing recently on writing and I honestly can’t believe how many visitors I’ve had so thanks to…

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The story of Roger and his alter ego

Hong Kong is my favourite city by a huge margin. In fact Hong Kong isn’t even a city 90% of it is rural countryside and outer lying islands, doubt you knew that!? What makes Hong Kong so special to me is that I have more stories from two weeks there than months in Australia, it…

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