Bucket List 196: The UK!

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Country 4/196: The United Kingdom. My home. I come from a small corner of the Welsh countryside where the land is beautiful and the sheep even more so. I’m only joking, not all Welsh people are infatuated by sheep, some prefer goats or bullocks. It must be said that some of the roads that pass through the rolling Welsh hills and Scottish highlands match that of any ‘epic drives’ from around the world. But do not fret, I’m not a secret Brexiteer who thinks the UK is at the centre of the universe, although we do have plenty of hidden gems that often get overlooked – Grimsby is not one of them.

The Road Travelled

Tales From The UK

The Green, Green Grass of Home

November 11th, 2017 Jack Noah Rees Last week, Yugyeong and I escaped the KGB in Transnistria, crawled through catacombs in Ukraine, before being denied entry to Belarus. This week, is our last - and we still must get from just-outside Kiev, to just-outside Kidwelly, my family’s house to be exact, in less than eight days. The race is on. Day 99…

Beyond the Wall

June 4th, 2016 Jack Noah Rees North Wales - an entirely different animal to its southern counterpart. Taller mountains, longer place names, and a completely unintelligible accent make the north a quite curious place to visit. On the road from the south (there's only really one), it is every tourist's duty to stop at Portmeirion. A village built purely on one man's…

Castles, Coasts & Cattle

May 26th, 2016 Jack Noah Rees Welcome to my home: Wales. I come from a small corner of the South-Welsh countryside where the land is beautiful and the sheep even more so. I’m only joking, not all Welsh people are infatuated by sheep, some prefer goats or bullocks. But I do come from the sort of town whereby if a person…

 

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Country: 4/196     Visited: Constantly – I bloody live there

 

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