Top 10 Amazing Upside Down Buildings
Over the weeks and months of doing this blog, we have all seen some rather odd, but also rather cool thing, places and animals. But in truth it is not that hard to find those sorts of things because, in this crazy upside down world, there is crazy upside down things! Before this opening, text starts to sound more like a Lewis Carroll novel I had better get it started…
Top 10 Narrowest, Thinnest And Super Skinny Buildings
I am not a rich person, but I am a happy one. I have a great family and a roof over my head, for me that is more than I could have asked for. But one day I hope to buy my own house! One that I can call my own, one that is my very own piece of land! Given that I am rather tall maybe I should have own one of these houses…
Top 10 Unusual and Amazing Lakes
Living here in Wales, UK I am lucky enough to be surrounded by beautiful lakes to visit. From Lake Vyrnwy, Llyn Trawsfynydd and the mighty Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake) in the summer they are all stunning a great place to visit and walk about. But those lakes I just mentioned are nothing compared to this lot…
Top 10 Replica Versions of Stonehenge
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England that attracts millions of people to the UK just to see it, each and every year. I am telling you about this place because I am slightly ashamed to admit that despite once living just 2 miles away from it, I have never been to see it or touched it in my entire life! Sadly I now live hundreds of miles away from it, but maybe I don’t need to go and see it as I can just visit one of these places instead…
Top 10 Best Places to Visit in the UK
You don’t have to go abroad to have an amazing Easter holiday – Britain is jam-packed with beautiful and unique places that are perfect for a memorable family trip. Did you know that hiring a car  can save you lots of money in travel costs? The price per passenger is a lot less than train or coach fare, as well as giving you and your family more independence? So where are the best places to visit in the UK?
Top 10 Unusual and Strangest Wedding Venues
Today I have been to a wedding of a close friend. But not in a Church, and it wasn’t a registry office wedding! No, this was in his back garden. I am no expert on the costs of decent wedding venues, but surely there are better places to get married than your own back garden and it was not like he had a big garden to accommodate us all. If I was in charge of the venue I would definitely have picked one of these…
Top 10 Unusual and Amazing Rock Climbing Walls
If there is one thing I love doing that always surprises even myself, it is that I love rock climbing! Not fee climbing, I am not a complete nut-case, but safety roped, harness buckles and leader’s tie-in knot kind of safe. But much like a mountain climber I have things I would love to climb, a sort of safe rock climbing bucket list! So grab a rope, belay device and helmet and join me as we take a look at…
Top 10 Unusual and Strange Things to see in New Zealand
When I go on holiday somewhere abroad I don’t like to follow normal tourist routes and things, I like to make my own way around, to not only see the real country but also discover amazing things. So this year I hope to visit New Zealand, and if ever there was a place with some amazing things to see and do it was here, but what are the very best of them? Just what is…
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Staircases
For many, stairs are something to avoid, unless you’re determined to lose some weight. But lovers of nature and spectacular views are more than used to climbing steps and yet more steps to gain the view through this list of steps may be a challenge for those who get a little dizzy…
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Swimming Pools
I have always loved swimming and as a child, I would stay in the pool for hours. When we vacationed at the sea I could swim until my skin looked old and wrinkled. We have a great pool at our current home. However, this post illustrates the use of glass and very creative architecture to create a pool that has to be admired by all…
Top 10 Strange and Unusual Playgrounds
Having a small child means that you do become something of a connoisseur when it comes to children play areas. You learn to spot the rough ones, the boring ones and the ones that are generally just not safe enough to let a hamster run around it let alone a small child. But play parks are changing shape. These days it is not unheard of to have a big name designer build it! So I have decided to show you what I think is…