Five Fictional Islands I wish Were Real

A little while ago I was invited to take part in this huge collaboration called Hyrule: See the sights, hear the sounds. It was organised by Matt over at Normal Happenings, who wanted to create a massive, travel type guide to the Legend of Zelda universe, so of course I had to get involved –…

An A-Z of Halloween Movies to watch this October

Every year I make a list of Horror movies to get me into the Halloween spirit, but I’ve seen them far too many times now that I know most of them off by heart – so I’ve decided to make a new list this year. I thought it would be fun to set myself a…

Incubus | Brixton 2018

I got to see my favourite band of all time last month. You probably heard me gush a little bit about Incubus last week but I wanted to share some more photos from the gig because they were honestly the best band I’ve ever seen live, and I’ve seen a lot of live bands in…

13 Most Anticipated TV Shows Coming This October

The first episode of Doctor Who season 11 aired last night.. and I was out. I missed it! I’ve been looking forward to seeing Jodie Whitaker as the Doctor ever since I heard she was taking over from Peter Capaldi, but we managed to get last minute tickets to a Comedy Central Live festival –…

James Bond in London | 10 Exciting Experiences You’ll Want to Try

London has always played an important part in the James Bond franchise. Not only is it home of the MI6 Headquarters and 007 himself, but Bond creator Ian Fleming was born there and took a lot of inspiration from the capital for his books. It also appears in every single movie, sometimes in places you…

Goathland Railway Station | Finding Hogsmeade

As soon as my mum gave me a date for visiting Yorkshire, I was making visual maps and virtual lists of all the places I wanted to visit. The deal was that if we dedicated a day to seeing relatives, I was allowed to pick activities for the rest of the weekend, and I knew…

31 Geeky Things to Celebrate This October

If you’ve spent the morning scrolling through twitter like myself – because what else are you meant to do on Hump Day – you’ve probably noticed that it’s Mean Girls Day. What the hell is Mean Girls Day you ask. Well, it’s the hallowed day that Lindsey Lohan’s character, Candy, is asked the date by…

Life Lately | Live Music, Robin Hood and The North

Since it’s been literally forever a little while since I’ve updated Geeky Tourist, I thought the beginning of the month – Hello October! – would be the perfect time to stop procrastinating, pull my finger out, and give you guys a bit of an update as to why I’ve been so vacant. The short story?…