Stories From The Road

Salvation Mountain: A colourful desert masterpiece

Salvation Mountain: A colourful desert masterpiece

Salvation Mountain is a tribute to God located deep in the Southern Californian desert. It was home to Leonard Knight (he sadly passed away in 2014) who had no gas, electricity, running water, heating (not that heating was needed on the day I visited. It […]

San Diego: California’s Best Known Secret

San Diego: California’s Best Known Secret

I know it’s been a while since I update my blog but my last ever January exams(!!) got in the way. Things are back to normal now though so I thought I’d kick off this year’s travel posts with a post about my experience in […]

New Jersey- Cakes and the Big Apple

New Jersey- Cakes and the Big Apple

Have you ever watched the show Cake Boss about Carlo’s bake shop in Hoboken, New Jersey? No, me neither. I first heard about it from a girl at uni just before I flew out to the States but to this day I still haven’t gotten […]

Square dancing in the USA

Square dancing in the USA

Nothing screams rural America more does it? As one of our staff socials we had a square dancing teacher and his wife (who ‘DJs’) come to camp for the night. They guy was in his 80s and had been doing this as a hobby since […]

A Weekend In Boston

A Weekend In Boston

   Friday 07/31 We left on our three and a half hour road trip to Boston at around 7- after dinner- on Friday night. I really wasn’t looking forward to the drive up there but it actually turned out to be pretty awesome; we had […]