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Adventures, Stories

The Holy Water of Wasilkow

Taken on a bike ride through the countryside and villages of Poland’s Podlasie region I was unsure what exactly I was going to see. I was being taken to the Holy Water or Swieta Woda as it is known locally. The bike ride was approximately a 25 km round trip between Bialystok and Wasilkow and… Continue reading The Holy Water of Wasilkow

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London Crowned Top Destination in The World

World’s largest travel site has announced the winners of their 2019 Travellers’ Choice Awards. The top ten travel destinations have been named according to TripAdvisor's year long survey. Based on the quality and volume of traveller’s reviews and ratings of accommodation, attractions and overall experience. Desiree Fish, vice president of global communications for TripAdvisor said:… Continue reading London Crowned Top Destination in The World

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Green Spaces Are Cool Renovation Tour Visits Five U.S. Cities

Project Evergreen is to visit five U.S. cities in 2019 for the Green Spaces Are Cool Renovation Tour. As a national non-profit organisation committed to improving community areas, Project Evergreen’s aim is to bring people together to make a difference in how yards, parks and communities can create a greener, healthier and cooler Earth. This… Continue reading Green Spaces Are Cool Renovation Tour Visits Five U.S. Cities

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Destinations, News, Reviews

Spring is Prime Season for Hiking and Biking Glacier National Park

Glacier in northwest Montana is said to be one of the US’s most breath-taking national parks for hiking and biking. Montana’s name is Spanish for mountainous. The state is home to 7 state forests, 53 state parks, Yellowstone national park, historical sites and more species of mammal than any other US state. The Glacier national… Continue reading Spring is Prime Season for Hiking and Biking Glacier National Park

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Destinations, News, Reviews

UK’s Top Ten Heritage Sites Revealed

Facebook fans of English Heritage have selected their favourite top ten attractions for a family day out. The English Heritage Trust take care of around 400 visitor attractions across the U.K. The estimated age of each property ranges from the 1960’s to 3900BC. Each site attracts numerous visitors and school trips each year offering educational… Continue reading UK’s Top Ten Heritage Sites Revealed

the natural surroundings of monterey california usa with rocks, wild flowers and seagull
Destinations, News, Reviews

Monterey County Offers Springtime Hiking and Cycling Trails

California’s County of Monterey has become a springtime destination for outdoor activities whilst offering attractions on land, by sea or in the air. Offering an array of exciting outdoors activities Monterey has become a must visit destination. Along this section of rugged coastline in California, USA, visitors can take in stunning views, watch acrobatic planes… Continue reading Monterey County Offers Springtime Hiking and Cycling Trails

the goats on fuerteventura that inspired the goat life poem
Inspired, Stories

Goat Life: A Poem Inspired by Fuerteventura

A short poem inspired by the goats of Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain. After spending the night camping on a hillside of Fuerteventura the goats bleating by were an unexpected surprise. As they woke me in the morning and I peered out of the tent it was obvious that this intrusion on their land was very… Continue reading Goat Life: A Poem Inspired by Fuerteventura

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Destinations, Equipment, Reviews

Vicens Museum: Chocolate and Nougat Making in Agramunt

In Spain's Catalan province of Lleida, to the east of the city itself is the town of Agramunt. There lies the home of the Vicens family turrón (nougat) and chocolate. First records of the ‘Torró d´Agramunt’ date back to 1741, but the factory is now a little more modern than in those early days. Though… Continue reading Vicens Museum: Chocolate and Nougat Making in Agramunt