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5 Countries To Visit in South America – Adventure Awaits

Posted on April 12th, by Peter Parkorr in Places, Roaming Resources, South America. No Comments
South America. Are you thinking of Rio Carnival and Christ the Redeemer and beaches galore? I know I am. But South America is huge, it’s wild, it has culture and history and food to discover at every turn, and it’s very easy to get off the beaten path. With so many world-famous cities and sights, would you go in search of the highlights or the hidden gems of this lively continent?…

5 Last Minute Holiday Ideas In Europe This Winter

Posted on December 10th, by Peter Parkorr in Europe, Everywhere, Roaming Resources. 3 comments
If you’re considering a winter break this year, I’ve put together a few off-beat options to stimulate your travel taste buds! Whether you want a cheap last minute holiday or if you’d rather splash out on some of Europe’s best food and drink, there’s something here for you to consider. Never let it be said that I don’t value a good ‘staycation’ (see my Instagram feed for photos from an autumn road trip in Scotland), but sometimes it’s nice to start the year as you mean to go on, exploring somewhere completely new and exciting.…

Why My Mum Ran 3 Marathons This Year

Posted on November 27th, by Peter Parkorr in Everywhere, Travel Tales, Unsung Heroes. No Comments
Is she a bird? Is she a plane? No, it’s my mother, and apparently she’s got superpowers too. Her powers include running marathons, and defiantly crossing oceans on the Clipper RTW Yacht Race, among other things. Meet Joan Clancy. She answers to ‘Mum’, ‘Gran’, and even ‘Doctor’, in her capacity to make Accident & Emergency staff across the North of England tremble at just the mention of an impending visit.…

Manchester’s Newest Spa Hotel – The Midland

Posted on October 6th, by Peter Parkorr in Britain, Manchester, Roaming Resources. No Comments
So you’re working hard to earn a living, putting in the hours week after week, and it’s about time you took a break. A holiday is out of the question, you just want a day off to relax and unwind. Maybe you’re coming to Manchester for a concert, for the Christmas markets, or maybe you live here – you lucky devil.…

The Best Acts of the Gibraltar Music Festival 2015

Posted on October 2nd, by Peter Parkorr in Gibraltar, Picture Perfect. No Comments
This year was the 4th edition of the Gibraltar Music Festival. It’s grown from a relatively small event in 2012, where the first festival goers watched Jessie J headlining and Ali Campbell from UB40, to a hugely impressive lineup for 2015. This year 15,000 people packed in to Victoria Stadium over 2 days for the festival beneath The Rock. They had some big household names across the 3 stages with plenty of popular upcoming bands and performers too.…