In Passage: The International Journal of Writing and Mobility

Nov 11, 2017 |

Pour la version française, prière de faire défiler vers le bas            In Passage: The International Journal of Writing and Mobility is the annual and peer-reviewed journal of the department of foreign languages and literatures of the University of Boumerdes (Algeria.) For its first issue, it seeks articles in English and French. It is […more]

Way-tales of Nantes.MP4

Oct 20, 2017 |

Outputs from my research stay in Nantes are available to download free from ResearchGate at Go to ResearchGate  

Research Methods in Tourism

Oct 11, 2017 |

I bought my copy on Amazon Kindle today.  Will keep posting more as I read. Please feel free to add your comments in the reply box below if you have your copy already… View on Amazon at Please SUBSCRIBE to the Travel Writing Blog below. First comments on the Methods book: Already in an early […more]


Oct 11, 2017 |

I made a discovery at the railway station yesterday that I have to share. A truly wonderful magazine of travel writing, beautifully illustrated and containing an excellent a range of feature articles.  Further news updates are given in the closing pages of the magazine, too.  Timeless Travels are based near Salisbury so I must have […more]


Oct 8, 2017 |

Authenticity, being true to oneself when making life choices, is a concept taken from existentialism.  Simone de Beauvoir has one of her characters in her novel, The Mandarins pose a key, and serious existential question, ‘And then how shall we live?’ (Beauvoir, 1954, 35) to encourage her readers to examine their own lives rather than accept the […more]