Category USA

The wonderful world of hostels

I can guarantee in this day and age where words such as “boutique”, “vintage” and “hipster” are widely used, so has the same been applied to the new range of hostels that have been coming into the market over the past few years. Hostelworld just published this article about 11 boutique hostels that will blow you away! which […]

Dark Tourism: Cemeteries

This weekend I visited Brompton Cemetery in London.  It is such a magnificent and serene place, first opened in 1840 and now managed by the Royal Parks.  Some parts are overgrown adding to the historical nature of the family tombs, masouleums, ornate monuments and even some catacombs (unfortunately all locked up when I visited).  There […]