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There’s More To Malaga Than Meets The Eye

Posted on March 6th, by Peter Parkorr in Roaming Resources, Spain. No Comments
It’s definitely still winter in most of Europe so is it just me or is anyone else thinking about a sunny escape? If you haven’t been to Malaga before, or not for a while, there’s something here for everyone. With lots of popular towns in easy reach of each other and the airport, it really is a great area to pick a comfy base and see what attractions take your fancy.…

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?…

Get Into The Christmas Spirits With These Alcohol Gift Ideas

Posted on December 16th, by Peter Parkorr in Food & Drink. 1 Comment
It’s officially Christmas and the highlight of this time of year is spending it with loved ones, while enjoying a few traditional treats. Whether you actually celebrate Christmas or an alternative religious celebration around this time of year, there is usually a common theme among them. Being generous with your food, your home, and your gifts to others! I thought I would put together a few cheeky ideas to help your taste buds travel the world this Christmas, and to help you share the flavour of your favourite destinations with family and friends.…

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.…