18 Geeky UK Conventions To Add To Your Bucket List

It’s beginning to look a lot like Con season! March is generally when I start thinking about what conventions I want to attend during the year ahead. There are a few I tend to gravitate towards each year – either because they’re closest or I know them well – but since one of my goals for 2019 was MORE CONVENTIONS, I felt the need to … Continue reading 18 Geeky UK Conventions To Add To Your Bucket List

A Study in Sherlock | Arthur Conan Doyle in Portsmouth

If you read my post about 31 geeky things to celebrate in March, you’ll have noticed that today marks the day that the fictional Sherlock Holmes took on his first case in ‘A Study in Scarlet’ – Arthur Conan Doyle’s debut novel. I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to tell you a little bit about an exhibition I recently visited, all about Arthur … Continue reading A Study in Sherlock | Arthur Conan Doyle in Portsmouth

Iron Man 2 Filming Locations | California and Monaco

I’ve gotten pretty far behind on my Marvel Movie Marathon, but this weekend has been a quiet one for Jess and I, so we’ve started to get back on track with our re-watch. The next movie on the agenda is Iron Man 2, so after getting myself re-acquainted, I’m back with some movie locations for you to add to your film set bucket list. Iron … Continue reading Iron Man 2 Filming Locations | California and Monaco

8 British Landmarks In Pokemon Sword and Shield

Yesterday it was announced by the CEO of Pokemon, Tsunekazu Ishihara, that a new game would be coming to Nintendo Switch in late 2019 – Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. The games are set in a completely new region called Galar, but it might look a little familiar to some of you Brits out there. That’s because the map is based on the Great Britain … Continue reading 8 British Landmarks In Pokemon Sword and Shield

10 Reasons You Should Start Playing Pokemon Go Again

Pokemon Go was a bit of a phenomenon when it first got released in 2016. An augmented reality game mixed with the real world, that took your favourite Pokemon from childhood and placed them right in front of you – who wouldn’t want to be a real life Pokemon trainer like Ash Ketchum? Nearly everyone I know ended up downloading the app onto their phones … Continue reading 10 Reasons You Should Start Playing Pokemon Go Again

18 Most Anticipated Movies of 2019 | Sci-fi and Fantasy Edition

With only 10 days to go until one of my most anticipated movies of 2019 – Captain Marvel – hits cinema screens, I thought it was the perfect time to have a little look at what other films will be arriving this year, and boy is there a lot to look forward to. From the eagerly awaited Avengers climax, to sequels and remakes you never … Continue reading 18 Most Anticipated Movies of 2019 | Sci-fi and Fantasy Edition

Literary Locations | A Book Lovers Guide to Vienna

When you think of Vienna, music is probably one of the first things that springs to mind. Mozart, Beethoven, Strauss – all the greats have lived in this city at some point in their lives. However, Vienna also has an avid literary history and is perfect for book lovers. On a recent trip, I set out to find as many literary locations as I could … Continue reading Literary Locations | A Book Lovers Guide to Vienna