• Inside the Trabant, Germany

    Whilst visiting Berlin’s Trabi Museum, I got the chance to sit inside the DDR’s little Duroplast battler.

  • Wreck of B-17 42-5769 Cotton-Eyed Joe II, Corsica, France

    On 8th November 1943, B-17 42-5769 ‘Cotton Eyed Joe II’ ditched in the sea 100 metres off the beach in front of what is now Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport, Corsica. The wreck lies in 9 metres of water.

  • Exploring Paradise Valley, Morocco

    Exploring Paradise Valley, Morocco

    Paradise Valley, an hour’s drive north-east of the Atlantic coast city of Agadir, Morocco, offers some stunning views amongst the foothills of the Atlas Mountains

  • Exploring Marrakech, Morocco

    Exploring Marrakech, Morocco

    The ancient Moroccan city of Marrakech is a fascinating place to get out and explore on foot

  • Searching for Black Forest Cake, Germany

    Searching for Black Forest Cake, Germany

    When I was a kid, I loved Black Forest Cake. When I visited Germany’s famous Black Forest, I went to see if I could find one in the wild

  • Rotorua, New Zealand

    Rotorua, New Zealand

    Sun and sulphur For more on Rotorua click here If you liked this post, you may also enjoy Mt Taranaki National Park, Stromboli and Etna