Week 14, 15, 16 & 17 - We Hold Hands and Watch More Snoopy? February 17th 2010 Three plus months of constant sub zero temperatures and still there isn’t an end to the relentless wintry conditions (you can see I’m English, starting off by talking about the weather!).With the onset of the coldest temperatures I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing (down to minus 30 degrees Celsius at times), it’s also brought my busiest teaching weeks.
With normal English classes las ... read more
Asia » China » Liaoning » Benxi For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
Having spent several years travelling around the world, living in far reaching destinations and sampling differing cultures and lifestyles, I am now planning my next major travel adventure.
Starting on June 25th 2011 my wife and I will walk from Land's End at the south-western tip of England to John O'Groats, located at the north-eastern tip of Scotland. This is a 1200 mile walk and will take approximately three months to complete. This walk will be for charity and we will be raising money for the charity Association for International Cancer Research (AICR) (ht... full info