“Someone just p*ssed on my foot”

“Someone just p*ssed on my foot”

In the UK, there aren’t many people that consider taking a coach when travelling from city to city. We have a fantastic (although pricey) train network and generally when you weigh up the time benefits vs cost, train wins over coach. In South America coach...
A Slice of Chile!

A Slice of Chile!

Valparaiso (Valpo for short) is hilly, colourful, artsy, bohemian and above all interesting. It has a rich history, having been the wealthiest port in South America as a result of being the stop off point for Europeans on their way to seek their fortune in the...
How I (James) Fell In Love With a Man

How I (James) Fell In Love With a Man

Stage One: Introduction Punta del Diablo is one of the most beautiful and well known holiday destinations in Uruguay. The first day we arrived, we headed straight for the beach which we’d been informed was the best in the resort. It was a scorching hot day so we...
11 Reasons Why You Should Quit Your Job Immediately

11 Reasons Why You Should Quit Your Job Immediately

1. You hate it. Your alarm goes off in the morning, you’re filled with dread at the prospect of dragging yourself into the office for another day of hell.    2. You love it. Weirdo. You’re lying, see point 1.   3. It’s OK. Average...
A Fistful of (Blue) Dollars

A Fistful of (Blue) Dollars

I arrived at the time that he’d said, on the corner of the street that he’d specified but our guy was late. I waited nervously, checking my watch and surveying the parked cars to see if anyone was watching us. Suddenly a man appeared, I didn’t see where from but he...