Feel sorry for me and my enviable life right now

I am having a rough few days. It started on the bus from Battambang to Phnom Penh. Usually, on a bus ride I'd be staring out of the window, drinking in the scenery, taking blurry photos of villages and mountains, comparing it with the English landscape and marvelling at how different the world can be. … Continue reading Feel sorry for me and my enviable life right now

Glasgow Cathedral; or, Holy Moly Check Out My Awesome New Lens!

Glasgow Cathedral

Not much to look at, right? Nothing special, just an ordinary Victorian cathedral in a dreary Scottish town. Even the sky can't be bothered to care. Nothing to see here, time to move on... Or is it? For a start, Glasgow cathedral isn't some boring Victorian replica of a medieval cathedral. King David oversaw the … Continue reading Glasgow Cathedral; or, Holy Moly Check Out My Awesome New Lens!

Let’s try new things: renting a car

Our rented car in front of the Wallace Monument

I'd never rented a car before. Shocking, I know, but there we are. If you've ever read my blog before, it becomes very clear, very quickly: I am a public transport kind of girl. For my recent trip to Scotland, however, having our own method of transport was very important. We didn't want to rely … Continue reading Let’s try new things: renting a car