A hard day’s night in Liverpool, UK

My hair is gleaming, my outfit prepared, my finest handbag adorned and I’m ready to step of the train at Liverpool Lime Street into one…

Love, life and Loire Valley; Tours, Amboise, Villandry, …

  She gazed down at the rapidly moving water as it rushed past, ignoring the reflection of the magnificent trees on the deep green swirling…

A day at Philadelphia International Airport (incl. Admiral’…

A whiteout gradually engulfs the runway. Pic by @jabberingjourno Na, na, nah na na na nahhh… I have only briefly visited Philadelphia itself once before –…

Fabulous Washington DC

I’m in fabulous Washington DC where we lucked out with the weather. After a boiling few days temps have now dropped and it’s now chucking…

Virginia: Blue Ridge Mountains

The Blue Ridge mountains were calling so we took the brief trip from Salem up on to the ‘Blue Ridge Parkway’ – a road that…

Virginia: For lovers and reflection

With the strap line ‘Virginia is for lovers’, this is an American state that sees itself with a laid-back romantic vibe, which runs through everything…

The Granite city: Aberdeen; Caledonian Thistle & Highlands

I’m gazing at a glorious view of hills and mountains and taking in a lungful of clear countryside air. An hour ago, I was sitting…