Solo Hiking in the Lakes District, England, UK

This posts described my experiences whilst solo hiking in the Lakes District (England) and my attempt to hike up Scafell Pikes. It includes personal opinions and useful information including directions, pictures, costs, etc. The very first time I thought about going to England was because I met a girl from the Lakes District when I […]

A Weekend in Manchester, England, UK

I hadn’t been out of Newcastle for a while so planned a weekend in Manchester. According to Wikitravel.org/en/Manchester it is considered a massive city, so I didn’t expect to really cover much of it in a single weekend in Manchester. Photo Credit: By User:And-Rew (Wikipedia – Crop of Image:Manchester Sky.jpg) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. […]

Revelations in Birmingham, England

I went to Birmingham last weekend and it was a pretty good weekend. I got to catch up with two of my favorite people and see a new place. Having revelations in Birmingham wasn’t a goal and was totally unexpected… but to a certain extent, it happened. Birmingham itself as a city wasn’t really that […]

Living in Newcastle Upon-Tyne, England, UK

This post is a recap of some experiences I had whilst living in Newcastle Upon-Tyne, England, UK. Me: “Do you think the curry made me sick?” My Housemate: “Naa. It was probably the bin meat. Or maybe the mushies”. This conversation did not seem unusual while I was living in Newcastle Upon-Tyne (the North East […]