Author Archives: wheresphil

About wheresphil

Originally from Auckland, New Zealand, now living in London.

Aberdeen

Thursday / Friday 31 August / 1 September 2017 – Aberdeen, Scotland. El and have been considering a visit to Aberdeen for a while, finally rejecting the idea to add this to our planned trip to Edinburgh when mum visits … Continue reading

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Reconnecting with street art

Thursday 17 August 2017 – London. I have settled nicely in to my new job, I have a good team, everyone has been really welcoming and has made me feel at home. A good start. The best bit is there … Continue reading

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Searching for Obelisk

Sunday 30 July 2017 – Epping Forest. The day after we returned from our south coast road trip I visited an exhibition at the wonderful Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge on the edge of Epping Forest. The exhibition was a collection … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip-Part 3

Friday 14 – Saturday 15 July 2017 – East Sussex, Kent and back to London, England It was another light breakfast this morning, for today we are feasting. Well, maybe not feasting exactly, but we did have lunch booked at … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip-Part 2

Wednesday 12 – Thursday 13 July 2017 – Hampshire and East Sussex, England. We asked for a slightly later breakfast this morning, we had a much shorter day of driving than on day one.  The better news was the weather … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip–Part 1

Monday 10 July – Tuesday 11 July 2017 – Devon and Dorset, England. I am writing this after July turned into August and the big news is that I have finally started my new job; the job I applied for … Continue reading

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Old school fun fairs and ancient trees. Life in e17

Sunday 11 June 2017 – London. Summer is coming along nicely now, we have had a bit of rain but that was during the week, and who cares what the weather is like during the week? I don’t, at least … Continue reading

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Central London, a walking tour

Sunday 04 June 2017 – London. A couple of weeks ago I received a message from Martha, a very old friend in NZ letting me know she was coming over to London for a conference for a few days and … Continue reading

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Chasing the Dragon

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May 2017 – Anglesey, Wales. Way back in June 2012, I finished my travels in SE Asia and arrived in the UK to support my Kiwi friend Malcolm Law as he, along with Englishman, Tom, … Continue reading

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Exploring the ruins of Lliria and Xelardo

Monday 01 and Tuesday 02 May 2017 – Lliria, Spain. We arrived back in Lliria around mid-day and were met at the station by Paula and Paul. We decided to do a walking tour of the centre of Lliria as … Continue reading

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