Adventures In Rome: The Big Five

Adventures In Rome: The Big Five

Narrowing down Rome’s sights to top five presents quite an epic Roman challenge. With dozens of beautiful classical buildings and marble every time you turn a corner there’s more then enough top spots to choose. There were some photogenic spots that I remember best. Piazza Navona is one of the the largest and most social … Continue reading

Seven Creative Blog Postings

Seven Creative Blog Postings

Try one of these lucky seven creative blog postings to save the day from another boring post. The Gear Review: Got gear? Whether it be your most dependable backpack or an electronic gadget that makes your life excellent, some stuff you just can’t get enough of or live without. Review away with some photos, video … Continue reading

Microadventure Planning: Escaping To Recharge

Microadventure Planning: Escaping To Recharge

As soon as I heard the term microadventure from explorer Alastair Humphries, I thought everyone needs more of these. To honour that twinkling thought in the mundaneness of normal routine, the theme here is planning more short escapes. With winter soon starting, there’s no better time then the present to start firing those idea neurons. … Continue reading

The One Week Writing Challenge

The One Week Writing Challenge

  Here’s seven days of writing ideas to sharpen your writer tools. Write away to your glorious hearts content. Monday: Oh Monday… how painful thou art. Write a 100 word piece about pain or conflict, and resolve it by the end. Best get this out of the way now, then move on to bigger and … Continue reading

Düsseldorf Wanderings

Düsseldorf Wanderings

They refer to a section of Düsseldorf as the longest bar in the world with more then 300 connected bars. It also boasts very handsome architecture. I arrived on a grey, cool day sometime at the end of October. The Rhine river flowed surprisingly quickly through the city. Some of the mid-rise stone buildings are a clear indication of … Continue reading