Travelling Vietnam

Vietnam is a country rich in history and breathtakingly beautiful scenery, which will always make it a popular country for those backpacking in South East Asia. However, journeys in Vietnam are not something to be admired. The first clues were there once we arrived at Hanoi airport. We managed to avoid the eager taxi drivers … More Travelling Vietnam

WESTfield we go Intu Derby

One thing that Nottingham has been missing is a nice shopping centre. After visiting shopping  centres such as Highcross Leicester, Meadowhall in Sheffield, Bullring in Birmingham and Westfield Derby, coming back to the drab and ugly Victoria Centre and Broadmarsh in Nottingham felt almost embarrassing! However, things are changing now that Intu have taken over and … More WESTfield we go Intu Derby

Wwoofing Eh?

“Wwoofing Eh?” was the reaction I received from most Canadians while I was over there for four months. From everyone else – before and after the trip – I received confused silence or comments on how a dog communicates. However, it is simply a way in which a cash strapped person can travel a country for a length of time, and “contribute” … More Wwoofing Eh?