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Thames Path Challenge – Getting Through It

The Thames Path Challenge can be done in various stages ranging from 25 km through to 100 km, via a 50 km length… and it is probably the most difficult thing I have ever done in my life.  I wanted to push myself and set myself a challenge…  What I got was certainly nothing less […]

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Thames Path Training Log

It is now one more week until I will be embarking on my 100 km sponsored walk, taking part in the Thames Path Challenge – in fact as I write this (11:00 am), by this time next week I should be about coming to the end, or already making my way back home…  That’s IF […]

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London Film & Comic Con

Until this morning I was a comic convention virgin, however a few weeks ago I stumbled across the London Film and Comic Convention which kicked off today.  I have always wanted to see what all the fuss is about and what made my mind up instantly was that Mads Mikkelsen (of the Hannibal TV show) […]

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Wingham Wildlife Park

Self professed as being the fastest growing zoo in Kent – a statement which I think is pretty easy to justify.  You don’t need to be away from the park for long to see something new upon your next visit. Some of the locals still remember this as the old Wingham Bird Park opened in […]

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Fossil Hunting at Samphire Hoe

Samphire hoe is a nature reserve just west of Dover, and whilst its a lovely place to go for a walk and see adders, there’s more to it, if you head out of the western end and walk a little further along the beach.  Bring some tools with you, and have a go at fossil […]

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Visit The International Tattoo Convention

The International Tattoo Convention has put its tickets for 2016 up for sale, and the event is due to be held across the weekend of 23rd to 25th September 2016 – it is around this sort of date every year.  If you have an interest in tattoos (you don’t even need to love them), the […]

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Burgers of the World – Round 2!

Get ready for some seriously greasy food porn! My very first blog post was a run down of my favourite 10 burgers from around the world…  I absolutely love a burger and I’ve eaten a fair few in my time, so it’s starting to get a bit difficult to remember exactly what I’ve eaten and […]

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6 of London’s Most Macabre Museums & Exhibits

London is home to a plethora of different museums focusing on everything from the history of London to the history of comics, but this article is about 6 of the best museums and attractions in London which have a darker subject matter. 1 – Grant Zoological Museum Rockefeller Building, University College London, 21 University Street, London […]

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Top 10 London Venues for Gigs

Of course the most important thing when you go to a gig is the quality of the performers, however it is the venue which dictates how well the performance can cone across and what sort of atmosphere the crowd will produce.  I have been to many venues (most if which have been in London), and […]

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Best Places to Eat American in Canterbury

Canterbury restaurants are a great place to enjoy all manner of different cuisines, and American food is certainly no exception.  This is a bustling student city with 2 universities so there is a real need for all Canterbury restaurants to cater to this huge market…  And if there’s one thing which goes really well with […]

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