Short stories & travel reports from a life spent living, working and travelling the globe.
The Greek island of Crete will always be a special place for me. Before coming here I’d never had any interest in doing the typical Brits abroad type holiday of lazing around in the sun. But then in the autumns of 2011-2012 I found myself married, domesticated and sick to the bone of shitty European weather. Suddenly a seven day injection of sea, Vitamin C-soaked sleep and deep blue-green scenery seemed like just what the doctor ordered. Happier still, Crete ended up delivering much more, so check out my articles on: