Africa

Arriving In Essaouira at Night and Being Clueless

December 28, 2011 Jack 0

“BACK OFF PAL,” my voice reverted to a guttural west of Scotland accent as thick as a treacle scone as I did what everyone advised me not to do. I lost my temper. In fairness I felt I had good cause. A hand had grabbed my shoulder from behind… […]

Great Britain

A Lover’s Welcome in Scotland

December 23, 2011 Jack 0

I just love this statue in Buchanan Street bus station in Glasgow – it speaks of innocence, of hope, of travel, of desperately missing those you love and that most romantic of movie visions… […]

The Canary Islands

Ten Top Beaches in the Canary Islands

December 12, 2011 Andy 0

For anyone who’s about to send their endorphins into overdrive by booking their beach holidays, here is the Buzz Trips guide to ten of the top beaches in The Canary Islands. […]

Food and drink

Miel de Palma, The Sweet Taste of La Gomera

December 9, 2011 Andy 3

It’s worth running the gauntlet of excess baggage charges to take home a bottle of La Gomera’s palm honey, in fact, it’s worth taking home two because I can almost guarantee that it won’t stay in the kitchen cupboard for long. […]