Menu

Tag: travel

Travel Report: Burano Island, Italy.

January 2008. The pretty little Italian island of Burano sits in the northern Venetian Lagoon, just a forty-five minute boat ride from the city of Venice. Home to just two thousand residents, Burano is famous throughout Italy for its charming collection of multicoloured houses and lace production. In fact, this tiny little place often pops […]

Read More

Travel Report: Venice.

January 2008. It’s still a bit of a head scratcher for me when I think about how little I’ve seen of Italy. Somehow I never got round to sorting one of my signature, month-long adventures, but rest assured it’s definitely on the list. Equally baffling is that my only visit to the land of Michelangelo […]

Read More

Travel Report: Jaisalmer, India.

March 2004. If the urban sprawl of Jaipur had betrayed us with its misleading Pink City tagline, then we were more than compensated by the extraordinary Golden City of Jaisalmer, quite possibly my favourite post from those distant India travels. And it delivered on that aforementioned goldenness immediately on the first evening as we made […]

Read More

Travel Report: Mad Day Out Beatles Taxi Tour Part II, Liverpool.

Want to get the full picture? Before reading this why not start with my article: Mad Day Out Beatles Taxi Tour Part I, Liverpool. May 2019. What an incredible morning we’d had driving around Liverpool with Ian Doyle’s Mad Day Out Beatles Taxi Tours. We’d seen Ringo Starr’s childhood home in Admiral Grove, visited the […]

Read More

Travel Report: Mad Day Out Beatles Taxi Tour Part I, Liverpool.

May 2019. Coming to Liverpool and seeing all The Beatles sites was a dream come true for me. Having toured The Beatles Story, visited the Double Fantasy Exhibition at The Museum of Liverpool and caught some live music at both The Cavern Pub and The Cavern Club on Mathew Street, it was finally time for […]

Read More

Travel Report: Double Fantasy – John & Yoko Exhibition, The Museum of Liverpool.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! May 2019. No matter what time of year you come to Liverpool there’s virtually always a Beatles exhibition or three to compliment the city’s established Fab Four sites. During my stay in the city, The Museum of […]

Read More

Travel Report: The Liverpool Waterfront, England.

May 2019. The sun had come out for my first afternoon in Liverpool, which was very kind of it. After our lovely Ferry Cross the Mersey River Cruise, Steppers and I decided to take a late afternoon stroll down the city’s historic waterfront. Packed with award-winning museums, sculptures, art installations, war monuments and restored Victorian […]

Read More
%d bloggers like this: