Week 71 - Reduced Expectations February 6th 2011 Expectations, everyone has them. When I was younger I’d expect good beer, good music and a session of hand-holding with a member of the opposite sex on a Saturday night out. Having the physique of a lean Mr Bean, the height of a child and a smile that would keep vampires at bay, this unfortunate composition led to many incidences of failure. The only thing I would wake to the following morning w ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... 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