Pregnant in Paris

So, your American wife is seven months pregnant and is now officially on the “no fly” list, but you’ve got two international stag-dos and a wedding in the next month. You’re in a pickle. She’s not best pleased with your … Continue reading

Medieval times, lights and beers in Prague

Gothic architecture, beer halls and goulash in underground caves – sign me up. Prague has lost its stag do reputation of the late 90s, but the things that drove the tourists there are still going strong, so this winter we … Continue reading

Escaping London – Upfest in Bristol

Every summer Bristol gets taken over by graffiti artists from all over the world where they showcase their talents at Upfest – The Urban Paint Festival. Europe’s biggest urban art festival isn’t about vandalism and tagging your name, it’s street … Continue reading

Touring Tuscany

After Rome, the next thing on our things-we-really-wanted-to-do-in-Italy list was exploring the Tuscan region. Lots of people have a romantic notion of Tuscany – we were really excited to wander quaint medieval towns, drink lots of high quality vino and take … Continue reading

Roman Holiday

We’re huge fans of history and architecture, yet somehow I’ve never been to Italy, let alone one of the most historic towns in the world – Rome. Over the August bank holiday weekend we put this wrong to right. We … Continue reading