Coatis, Raccoons and an Owl at North Somerset Bird of Prey Centre

Sometimes you just need a Coati to dump himself on your head, grab fistfuls of your hair with invasive, muddy claw paws. For said Coati to be called Diego.  For him to mercilessly start digging away the sleeves of your coat to get to your concealed wrist and the delectable perfume you were foolish enough […]

It’s Chrisssssssssstmaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaas! Let’s ride The Polar Express!

  *Attention passengers; you may wish to take the express route to trip relevant information only, if so, please proceed to paragraph 14. For those who like the ‘leisurely’ scenic route (the ‘all-around-the-houses-to-cover-all-bases’ route) you may start your journey here. Whichever route you choose, I hope you enjoy your trip* The Guinness Book of Records […]

Be a Tourist at Home

Home is where the tourism starts: Rhan Un (Welsh for, Part One) When abroad my own rules on, ‘how to be the best tourist’ always include: Research, see cultural highlights, follow at least some best rated tip offs from online communities, spend money in considerate ways, treat every minute as one I’ll never get back […]