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Riding a Tesloop into the Desert

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If you don’t have a car, there is no easy way to get around Los Angeles and California. I learnt this from my recent trip to LA and Palm Springs. At home I drive all the time, so a holiday for me includes NOT driving. Unlike New York, London or Paris, LA does not have an established public transport system….

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Don’t Threaten me with a good time

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Panic! at the Disco are an American rock band from Las Vegas, popular with yoots. My daughter is a big fan so we got tickets to see them at Alexandra Palace in London. This was the second time we’d seen Panic! (this apostrophe is going to wind me up.) The first time was on their previous tour at the Forum in…

Surf Lodge Montauk

Donavon Frankenreiter at the Surf Lodge, Montauk

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Donavon Frankenreiter plays super chilled music in the mould of Jack Johnson (his friend and some time producer.) We were lucky enough to catch him playing at the Surf Lodge in Montauk, back in 2010. The Surf Lodge in Montauk is a super chilled restaurant/bar located on the coast at Montauk, at the top of the Hamptons. This place is great…

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Two Royal Nights in York

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Whenever I travel to a new place, I try and stick to some ground rules. Don’t sleep in a hotel opposite the Railway Station, Don’t Drink in a pub with a flat roof… those type of things. We booked the Royal York Hotel (York, UK) not realising its location next to the mainline railway station….