I’m sure a few of us have heard that sentence a few times? Followed closely by ‘You must be made of money’. Well, here is the thing. Yes, I am going on holiday again but no, I am not made of money. Firstly, I am aware that I am lucky in that I have a …

I’m starting to find my way around WordPress now and am quite conscious that people don’t want to see review post after review post. I’m also starting to get involved in the community element and discovered there is a weekly photo challenge that goes on, as seen in the link here. So here is my …

The hills are alive with the sound of … cow bells. I am often asked how I choose my holiday destinations. More often than not they are well known places that I have read about or places friends have already visited. But recently, a new trend seems to have formed thanks to the power …

Okay, so we already covered the south of Manhattan in Part One. Let’s take a look at the rest. One of the differences on this particular trip from previous ones is that most of our travelling within Manhattan was done by foot (apart from the occasional taxi ride). The good thing (for the most …

I have visited New York City four times now. In fact, NYC was my first ever trip abroad as a teenage university student, with £199 burning a hole in my pocket ready to spend on a return flight with Kuwait Airways. There were definitely some interesting moments on that trip (I could write a …

It’s not so grim up North, you know. My choice of using mostly black and white photos isn’t the best way to convince you of that but take my word for it. Saltburn-by-the-Sea is small coastal town in North Yorkshire, situated on the North East coast of England.  It is, for one thing, a beautiful …

Hi there and welcome to Shoot from the Trip. So here we are, my first post. I have been toying with the idea of creating a blog for a little while now but it’s taken me some time to get around to it. The internet is completely saturated with travel and photography blogs so why on …