Category Archives: The World

Nominations Are Like Buses…

…You wait and wait, and then a bunch come along all at once. Prior to about six weeks ago, I had to go way back to 2009 for the last time I was nominated for anything. On that occasion Jaspa’s … Continue reading

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Gentlemen (and Ladies), Open Your Wallets!

Driving a Formula 1 car is not for the faint of heart, as we rediscovered at the Hungarian Grand Prix in July. But the prices at the merchandise stands can also bring on palpitations! This post is inspired by the … Continue reading

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Liebster Award

A big Thank You to the Flying Goannas (isn’t that a great name, by the way?!) for unexpectedly nominating me for a Liebster Award! For those that don’t know, the Liebster Award is presented to lesser-known bloggers by their peers. … Continue reading

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The Ups and Downs of Formula 1 Racing

Formula 1 motor racing is a truly global sport. After all, the 2014 season will comprise 19 races, in 19 countries, on four continents. So the trophies handed out to the winners are real World Cups. Like all sporting competitions, … Continue reading

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Happy Travels

Nothing makes me happier than exploring the world with Rich and Sue. Here are a handful of my favourite ‘happy’ photos from the last 12 years. And what has become my absolute favourite…. This post was inspired by Sue Llewellyn’s … Continue reading

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Upside Down, And Turning Blue

It may come as a surprise to some, but amusement parks are one of my favourite types of place to visit. As I revealed last year in Enough of a Good Thing, I particularly love Cedar Point in Ohio, which … Continue reading

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Some Of My Favourite Rivers

Inspiring herself with another great post about Rome today, Ailsa (of Where’s My Backpack?) has come up with Rivers as her Travel Theme this week. This is particularly appropriate, since the A to Z Challenge letter for the week is … Continue reading

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