I’d tried to go to Brighton twice before I finally made it down there a few weeks ago. Originally I wanted to go in summer to see all the umbrellas on the beach and people in old timey bathing costumes (for some reason I assume life is an Agatha Christie novel) but the more I travel … Continue reading early mornings in Brighton
I think it’s pretty fair to say that London itself is a massive character in nerd culture. Being something of a pop culture nerd myself, I’m definitely not embarrassed to admit I use it as an excuse to travel. This post will just be a handful of random nerdy places I’ve gone too, it’s definitely … Continue reading the lazy nerd’s guide to London: Harry Potter & Sherlock
Of all the countries I’ve been to since I got here, Scotland is the only one that I’ve been to twice. I love it. Gorgeous countryside, great history and guys in kilts with hot accents – what more do you need? So I thought I’d chat a bit about Edinburgh, my third favourite city in … Continue reading adventures in Scotland
After realising that my most read article has been a how-to piece, and shockingly not my bitchy post about Spain, I figured I should probably write more useful stuff about my time in London. One of my favourite things here has been the absolute multitude of shows. There’s no waiting around for six months for a … Continue reading how to get cheap theatre tickets in London
As a general rule I’m not particularly fond of people. Most are idiots and the rare few that have the same attitude as me do the sensible thing and don’t engage other people, which is why we meet so few decent fellow human beings. Bit of a catch-22 situation, I know. It’s because of this … Continue reading the Oxford tales
I’m feeling a bit dirty even writing the words ‘top 10 tips’, but since people have zero attention spans nowadays it seems like the best solution. So here goes, my advice for leaping across the pond re: all the fun/boring logistical stuff. 1. Don’t bother using an agency to help with your visa Seriously. I’ve seen so … Continue reading top 10 tips for moving to London
Well I’ve been here a month, more or less, so I figured I should have a proper go at summing it up so far (in proper blog format, not dot points).
Honestly? I’m exhausted. Continue reading the first official London blog post…