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Sailing Your Own Le Boat into Venice – Flybe Magazine

Sailing Your Own Le Boat into Venice – Flybe Magazine

| June 20, 2019 | Reply

I love messing about on boats whether it be cruising the deep ocean blue on a cruise ship, or taking a yacht for a spin. It never occurred to me, though, that is was even possible to hire a boat and sail it right into the heart of Venice. When I found you could with […]

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Come to South Carolina Y’all!

Come to South Carolina Y’all!

| June 5, 2019 | Reply

I’ve just been out for the first time to South Carolina on the brand new British Airways flights out to this eastern US state. I was actually on the third ever flight out there from London Heathrow, the first direct connection from Europe so it really felt like pioneering. I spent a lot of time […]

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Ljubljana’s best restaurants for the Telegraph

Ljubljana’s best restaurants for the Telegraph

| June 5, 2019 | Reply

I’ve been travelling out to the capital of Slovenia for over twenty years and have watched it really transform itself into a popular tourist destination. I’ve written hundreds of articles on the country and capital, and also both the Bradt Guide to Slovenia and the Bradt Guide to Ljubljana. One of the things I like […]

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Articles for loveEXPLORING

Articles for loveEXPLORING

| March 27, 2019 | Reply

Over the years I’ve worked with a number of websites, but few are as easy to work with, as thorough and as impressive as loveEXPLORING. They have commissioned me to do a flurry of travel pieces over the last few years. I really enjoy writing them and also like that I get to write most […]

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Sunday Post article on the Magical Isle of Arran

Sunday Post article on the Magical Isle of Arran

| February 5, 2019 | Reply

I’ve written travel articles for the Sunday Post for many years now and indeed I was the travel editor there from 2008-2011. It’s a pleasure to cover a lot of Scottish destinations for them as well as write about my forays overseas. Some of the Scottish destinations mean a lot to me as is the […]

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Slovenia & Scottish Cruising Features for the Telegraph

Slovenia & Scottish Cruising Features for the Telegraph

| February 5, 2019 | Reply

Throughout 2018 and into 2019 I’ve been doing quite a bit of work for the Telegraph. Below you’ll find two very different features on two very different destinations. First up is a piece looking at cruising in UK waters. As you’d expect there is a strong focus on Scotland as the country sports over 800 […]

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Ljubljana Article for @Sunday_Post

Ljubljana Article for @Sunday_Post

| August 25, 2018 | Reply

Ever since I first visited back in 1992 I have been a massive fan of the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana. It’s hard not to fall for a city awash with great architecture and culture that these days boasts myriad great places to eat and drink too. I’ve been back most years since then and have […]

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World Class Rambling in Alicante

World Class Rambling in Alicante

| July 19, 2018 | Reply

If you thought that the Alicante Region is all just about bustling resorts and bronzed Brits on the beach it’s time to seriously think again. The Costa Blanca also offers another world of epic mountains where eagles soar, sleepy lagoons where there are more people than flamingos and volcanic valleys that look more lunar than […]

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