• Nov 11, 2019

    I went up Mount Etna whilst she was erupting but we climbed up one of the dormant craters.  
  • Nov 11, 2019

    I hoped Buckingham Palace would wow me but it was just like walking around a stately home.  
  • Stonehenge, Amesbury, United Kingdom
    Jun 9, 2019

    The henge wasn’t as wide as I thought it would be but it was still impressive nonetheless for something as old as it is! 5000 years old!!! 
  • Dec 9, 2018

    It was an amazing experience, to stay inside one of these igloos with a chance of seeing the Northern Lights. Sadly it was too cloudy to see the Aurora but it was lovely and warm inside the igloo.  
  • Dec 6, 2018

    Breath-taking! The only way to describe this beautiful phenomenon. She wasn’t coming through strong but she was there. The sky was brilliantly clear, the KP score for the Aurora was 3.9 which is probable and I was standing in the middle ...
  • Dec 4, 2018

    Our reindeer was called Kääpiö, which means Midget in Finnish. We had the ‘runt of the litter’ pulling us. The ride itself was quite bumpy as Kääpiö kept going rogue and off the rest of the path. 
  • Dec 1, 2018

    It was really quite relaxing. I travelled 14 hours through the night from Helsinki to Rovaniemi.  The rocking motion of the train helped with sleep although the walls were thin and you could hear people talking. 
  • Jan 8, 2018

  • Ground Zero, Church Street, New York, NY, United States
    Sep 30, 2017

    Very emotional. The museum is very interesting, albeit reeling the events that occurred. The hall of memories is incredibly moving. The only thing that annoyed me was people taking selfies in front of the pools of remembrance. The sole p...
  • Empire State Building, 5th Avenue, New York, NY, United States
    Sep 28, 2017

    The view from the 102nd floor was breathtaking by night, seeing the variety of colour that New York has.  The Chryssler Building was by far my favourite from an architectural point of view.  The Statue of Liberty was barely visible at ni...
  • Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, D.C., United States
    Sep 27, 2017

    No sign of Trump though and this is as close as you can get to it, unless you have tickets to go inside. 
  • Sep 27, 2017

     I really expected Times Square to 'WOW' me but it was no different really to Leicester Square in London.  However, the atmosphere around by Broadway was amazing!   
  • Statue of Liberty National Monument, New York, NY, United States
    Sep 27, 2017

     The museum inside was fascinating to go around. According to a tour guide, she was originally given as a gift to Egypt from the French but they turned her down. The views from the Observation Deck and the Crown are phenomenal of Manhatt...
  • Sep 26, 2017

     It was a truly breath-taking experience - getting so close to the falls.  Going underneath the Bridal Veil falls was completely exhilarating - ideal on a hot day!!! 
  • Sep 26, 2017

    To be honest, this goal was just a nerdy one. Standing on the Rainbow Bridge at Niagara Falls in between the USA and Canada. Although  I'd technically passed the border on this photo - the plaque on the bridge is about 5 feet away from t...
  • Caesars Palace, South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV, United States
    Oct 27, 2014

    Well, I didn't win as big as I hoped but after having a winning streak, you can see how easy it is to get hooked and why so many people spend hour after hour gambling in the hope to become a high roller.  I budgeted myself to spend no mo...
  • Oct 26, 2014

    The Grand Canyon took my breath away.  We landed in the basin of the canyon at 7:30 a.m. just as the sun was rising and saw the shadow slowly creep up the face of the canyon.  I expected to be a bit of a nervous passenger on the Helicopt...
  • Bellagio, South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV, United States
    Oct 24, 2014

    The O Show, shown at the Bellagio was amazing.  It is their headlining act in Las Vegas and is essentially "aquabatics" over (or in) a customised 1.5 million gallon stage.  O was inspired by the "infinity and elegance of water's pure for...
  • Oct 13, 2014

    I have one already and I plan on getting a couple more, but I'm not a fan of ostentatious tattoos and to me, they are quite private.  
  • Oct 13, 2014

    I didn't really expect to enjoy this experience at all, but after seeing the end result, I must say I was impressed at how glamorous the pictures came out.
  • Aug 27, 2014

    I do this on a regular basis as part of Reiki, which I carry out on myself and others.  
  • Aug 27, 2014

    From board game to street map, visiting all 22 streets, 4 stations, 2 utility companies as well as Going to Jail, Passing Go and Just Visiting. Doubt I'll find any free parking though?!? It took me an entire weekend to get them all i...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    Being a huge Monty Python fan, I went to go and see Spamalot at the Palace Theatre, London. http://www.montypythonsspamalot.com/. If you are a fan of Monty Python, th...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    It was very liberating!! I was on holiday around the Mediterranean and luckily, managed to keep all my clothes!! Would definitely be up for doing it again..
  • Aug 27, 2014

     I have started to researcI have started to research into my family tree.. but how can you ever really complete it?!? You can go back hundreds and hundreds of years to your ancestory. I've covered pretty much the last 200 years ...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    This was a challenge I set myself. Being a writer of poetry, my work was usually inspired by things that affected me. After being challenged by a friend, who wrote erotica, I penned an Erotic poem, which is published on a website for all...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    The description is certainly true for me... with each heart break, comes experience and you find out more about yourself, and it strengthens you as a person. 
  • Aug 27, 2014

    I've always had an ear for music so took piano lessons when I was 10 and I've played ever since, although don't always get as much time to play as I would like..  
  • Guinness Storehouse, Dublin, Ireland
    Aug 27, 2014

    I am often a visitor to Ireland - especially Dublin. Irish people are some of the nicest people to ever meet. Dublin is one of those cities that makes you feel incredibly welcome! And the Guinness is AMAZING - much better than in the UK!...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    ... to see if I can crack the code.  It was amazing to go around the various sights of Paris.  Rosslyn Chapel in Edinburgh was very ornate inside although there wasn't a gate with a penticle above it.       Having been inspired by the...
  • Aug 27, 2014

    I bought this as a present to myself - not something I would normally have bought but the Dove symbolises Hope, Peace and Promise. The Dove is also a symbolism of good tidings. To me, it symbolises the ends of bad chapters in my life, an...
  • Aug 24, 2014

    One of my most rewarding experiences was exploring the West to East Coast of Southern France.  My base was situated in Nice and over the course of 2 and a half weeks, I traveled from my base from the West (Marseilles) through t...
  • Aug 24, 2014

    I bought a Virago 1800 with my friend, Dan and he taught me how to ride.    
  • University of Essex, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    Aug 24, 2014

    Completing my degree was one of the biggest challenges I have achieved to date.  I worked full time whilst studying and completing my degree through distance learning in whatever time I had left.  5 and a half years later, and I graduate...
  • Cheshire, United Kingdom
    May 2, 2014

    Somewhere I can call my own haven! After 14 years, 5 counties and 13 cities, I have finally somewhere I can call home and am now feeling less like the littlest hobbo in that I now have my little nirvana. Now, over time, there are soo ma...
  • Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Italy
    Oct 31, 2013

    This was an unforgettable experience! Firstly, I've never seen so many Gondolas. There are around 400 gondoliers in Venice and to become one, you must undergo extensive training. I must admit, I feared that I would fall into the lagoon b...
  • Craig Y Nos Castle, Pen-y-cae, United Kingdom
    Oct 26, 2013

    The best day of my life, set in an idyllic castle in Wales at Autumn. It was completely perfect.  
  • University of Essex, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    Aug 16, 2013

    5 and a half years later, whilst working full time all the way, I did it!!!! I can officially put after my name BA (Hons), AInstLM, MREC, CertRP... Try putting that on a business card!!!!  
  • Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, United Kingdom
    Jun 30, 2013

    I was fortunate enough to be awarded the opportunity of going to the British Grand Prix 2013. I sat in the Grandstand nearest the Start/Finish line and opposite the new pit lane - I was sat opposite Lewis Hamilton's garage! The race was ...
  • Jul 12, 2012

    Visiting Paris was a beautiful as I expected it to be, and I could definitely live the Parisienne life (if money allowed it!) The Eiffel Tower literally took my breath away the architecture of Notre Dame and Sacre Coeur were truly beauti...
  • Armourgeddon, United Kingdom
    Jun 19, 2011

    How much fun can you have in an armoured fighting vehicle!?! The answer..... PLENTY!! HOW MUCH FUN!!! I drove a FV432 British Armoured Personnel Carrier tank, nicknamed "Bulldog" at Armourgeddon
  • Rivington, Bolton, United Kingdom
    Apr 18, 2011

     Hard work but sooo much fun! The rush of Adrenalin is such a buzz!
  • Llandegla Forest, United Kingdom
    Mar 26, 2011

    I hadn't been camping since I was in the Girl Guides and I'd forgotten just how much fun it was! Stupidly, we'd forgotten to pack soo much so we really roughed it out but this didn't detract from our fun! We even picked up a friend along...
  • Bolton, United Kingdom
    Oct 23, 2010

    Who could have thought that a chance meeting would have led to me finding the love of my life!?! I came across this website http://www.oasis.com/ by pure accident after a bit of online shopping to find a dress for a wedding. After much d...
  • Sep 12, 2009

    Every run I have every competed in involves me to dress up for the occasion to challenge myself even harder! I regularly run the 10 kilometre Race for Life run http://www.raceforlife.o...
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Aug 11, 1999

    It was completely breathtaking... one minute I was reading in my back garden, the next the sky started going dark quite quickly.  It went surprisingly cold suddenly as totality approached and then the most beautiful "diamond ring" appear...