I almost didn’t go to the London Tattoo Convention this year. I’m saving up to return to South Africa in November and I figured it would be a nasty kind of torture to go and desperately want more work done while not being able to indulge. The last tattoo I got was by Ian Parkin […]
In 2006 I moved to Newquay on the northern Cornish coast of England. After eight years in stressful London, I needed to get away from the big city. I got a job as a bar tender at the most popular bar and moved in with a new friend.
On our last day we strolled around the nearby neighbourhoods to our apartment, in between very tall buildings so close together I wondered how they managed to build them so big!
Feeling well and truly beat from all the walking, we decided to chill in the Park Ciutadella near the Arc de Triumph and our apartment. It reminded me so much of Sydney’s Botanical Gardens, without the giant bats.
As you step out of the Metro and turn around, you are taken back by the sudden appearance and grand stature of the Sagrada Familia.
Having visited Madrid already this month, obviously I couldn’t get enough of sunny Spain so I went to beautiful Barcelona with my Croatian friend Mario for four days. The next three days will be photo essays of our explorations in this clean and spacious city where everyone seems to have dogs and you can’t blame […]
On our first full day in Madrid, we headed straight to La Latina which is a beautiful district that reminded me so much of Notting Hill and Portobello Market area of London. I love this photo of some old ladies having a natter outside a church.
Last week my mom and I spent three days in Madrid, Spain. It was our first trip to main land Spain and we stayed at the Dormirdcine art hotel. I’ve never had a desire to visit Madrid, being a coastal and country person more than a city person, but I found a good deal on […]