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Climbing Roseberry Topping

Last weekend something hit me that occasionally happens, often on a Sunday. I just get a bit down. It wasn’t that I was drastically down, just a bit morose. Why it often happens on a Sunday I don’t fully know, but it is what it is. What came out of …

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Disney World 2016 – The Best of Days

After the conflicted end to the first day of the trip I was determined to just make a go of it today. I knew if I let the rot set in that would be it and in a couple more days I’d be really just wanting to go home. The …

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Disney World 2016 – Not The Greatest of Days

First days. Long flights. Staying up for an epic amount of hours. US customs. Having the Magic Kingdom the very first park I was going to visit on my holiday? What the hell was I thinking? Looking back at that sequence of events at the end of the day (on …

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Disney World 2016 – Of vLogs and Solo Holidays

So, I’ve posted my first vLog. Well, my first vlog that has been made public, there has been a couple of experiments that have stayed set to private, such as uploading, camera, outside vlogging and quality tests. The vlog is part of an experiment, part of that experiment has passed and …

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Planning….Disney Style

Since deciding to go on this crazy ass solo trip to Disney World there has been various degree of planning. The good news is, as all of this has kicked in, I haven’t had the ‘what have I done?’ moment yet. This means my subconscious is pretty secure in the …

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Solo Disney…WTF!?!

As you can probably guess from the title I’ve booked my first solo holiday and it’s to Disney World. I’m guessing, if anyone is reading this, they’re thinking I’m totally insane. Two weeks at a location that is for kids and, at best, families. I used to get this even …

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Summer Is Over

October has rolled around. If we’re lucky we get a late summer during September, which we’ve sort of got this year, but as we hurtle into October it becomes clear that summer has well and truly ended. We’ve had the first sub-zero temperatures, albeit only in certain locations. It’s started …

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Being the Local Guy

There was a time I didn’t think about being the ‘local guy’, it wasn’t something that crossed my mind. Obviously, I went to the local junior school and went to the prescribed comprehensive school. It all worked out well. I then made my first highly local choice: I went to …

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Tenerife #7: Doing Nothing II in a Great Hotel

We had another day doing nothing much again today, so I’m going to go on about how good the Bahia Principe, Tenerife is. The Bahia Principe, Tenerife, is quite simply the best hotel we’ve stayed in (images above). Period. It’s pretty much perfect. The room is large, clean and perfectly …

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