Backpacking in Alderney: Riding The ONLY Trainline in The Channel Islands

“Last train to somewhere, come take a ride” – Scott Gordon. In Summer 2022, at the ripe of age of 42 and with over 200 countries already swallowed into my backpack along the journey, I finally arrived in Alderney. It was a long time coming, given that two decades prior I had already been in Read more about Backpacking in Alderney: Riding The ONLY Trainline in The Channel Islands[…]

Thirsty Thursdays: Prosecco Sunset At The Bottom of Fort Tourgi (Platte Saline), Alderney

Thirsty Thursdays: Prosecco Sunset At The Food Dude At The Bottom of Fort Tourgis (Platte Saline), Alderney

“Sometimes I gaze at an Alderney sunset” – Not The Kinks. My return to the Channel Islands in July 2022 meant my Alderney debut having previously enjoyed Sark and Herm in 2009 and Jersey a few times including a 2015 return to Saint Helier. I arrived on a flight with 12 other passengers into Alderney Read more about Thirsty Thursdays: Prosecco Sunset At The Food Dude At The Bottom of Fort Tourgis (Platte Saline), Alderney[…]

Backpacking In Alderney: My Charming Stay At La Ville Hotel in Saint Anne

Backpacking In Alderney: My Charming Stay At La Ville Hotel in Saint Anne

Summer 2022 meant my first ever time to go backpacking in Alderney, itself quite staggering given that I sailed past this island over 50 times a brace of decades earlier and visited 200 countries before ticking this joyful island off. Back in 2009, whilst working on the Condor ferries routes, we’d often “do a Malo, Read more about Backpacking In Alderney: My Charming Stay At La Ville Hotel in Saint Anne[…]

5 Ways That Can Help You Deal With Obsessive Thoughts

Intrusive thoughts might be a replay of experiences that made you anxious or unhappy in the past. They are also frequently triggered by uncertainty about the future. Moreover, they can interfere with your ability to sleep well, concentrate or even focus on everyday activities. When this happens over time, it begins to sap your energy, Read more about 5 Ways That Can Help You Deal With Obsessive Thoughts[…]

Views from the boat from Uliga, Majuro to Eneko Island

How To Pull Off The Ultimate Sailing Vacation With Your Family

A sailing vacation will certainly be one to remember with your family. Not only can they make some lasting memories, but they are also a chance for you and your children to see more of the world. Although a sailing vacation is a lot of fun, it does require a lot of planning to get Read more about How To Pull Off The Ultimate Sailing Vacation With Your Family[…]

The Ultimate Guide to Luxury Hotel Amenities

Luxury hotels offer guests a range of amenities to make their stay more comfortable and enjoyable. From swimming pools and fitness centers to spas and restaurants, there is something for everyone, regardless of your individual needs and preferences. Here are some tips on how to make the most of all the amenities a luxury hotel Read more about The Ultimate Guide to Luxury Hotel Amenities[…]