May 30, 2024

A 19th Century Flaneur in 2012 Berlin

Being an urban observer’s narration of accompanying Dickens on a stroll through modern Berlin.   I am a Victoriana freak, thriving on all things 19th century – as well as an avid traveler. I find it easy to […]

An Alien on the 4th July

Typical of a travel writer to beg, with pulverized platitudes of “get off the beaten track” nonsense but for the cynical British traveller in the US it’s not just important – it’s downright necessary! In […]

I Hate a Challenge

‘Challenge’ is one of those words whose meaning has changed over the last few years. Or, to be more accurate, the implied meaning of the word has changed. My pocket Oxford Dictionary defines the word […]

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