June 2012

Checking in, checking out: Velvet Hotel, Manchester

June 16, 2012
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Well, lucky old me. I scurried off colourful Canal Street, out of the rain and into a decadent boudoir – or my hotel for the night. It was a Thursday and as it was just me I’d booked a standard double room. But oh no, the chap at the reception obviously didn’t think that was […]

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Time flies: Machu Picchu

June 6, 2012
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In the Time Flies series, I look back at whatever I was doing a year ago. There’s nothing wrong with reminiscing in my humble opinion and if you’re at home rather than actually adventuring, then done well, it allows your imagination to carry you elsewhere for a few minutes. In this post, I’m revisiting one […]

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