Thoughts and ramblings of an ageing, music loving, Sci-Fi geek…

The Big Apple, the Iron Lady and a Double D

It may sound like the title of a bad detective novel but I’ve recently had the most amazing two and a half weeks. For a long time I’ve held back from doing certain things, travel being one of them. Partly due to cost, partly due to anxiety of the unknown and I don’t find it all that fun travelling on my own, such things are generally better as a shared experience.

So I promised myself I’d say yes to doing more things but didn’t imagine it would turn out to be quite so crazy.
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rockstar6662 / 27th May 2016 / Concerts, Holiday, Museums, Theatre, Travel / 0 Comments

Dinosaurs and Shakespeare

While it might have been interesting (or just weird) if Shakespeare had written a play involving dinosaurs, I’m not going to explore the possibilities of such a mashup. Instead this is about two firsts for me, a late night visit to the Natural History Museum and my first visit to The Globe theatre in London. (more…)

rockstar6662 / 23rd August 2015 / Museums, Photographs, Theatre, Travel / 0 Comments