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Remembering the sound of silence

Living in the sprawl of suburbia, the sound of silence is something you forget. There is always noise of some sort. Like screeching tyres as drivers realise there is a massive speed bump at the bottom of the hill. 344 more words


Unapologetic Introduction

Every time I give my name I feel apologetic that it’s so long and awkward. I’m conscious that no one can ever spell either my first name and/or my surname. 297 more words

A Weekend in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of those cities that was always on my list of must sees. However, being so close to the ‘Venice of the north’, I constantly kept putting it off. 743 more words


City Limits

This song is about trying to escape the city. Me and my wife are both lovers of the countryside, but work always draws us (rather begrudgingly) back into the city, and we’re constantly left feeling misplaced… 163 more words


Escape the City, Explore Vanlife

Do you want to escape the London city and save a considerable amount on rent? Van Monster explores Vanlife in London through an infographic.

Average monthly rent in London is £1301, which is too expensive for most of the workers here. 107 more words

Automotive Tips

Left a good job in the city.... The reading list

When you tell people you work with that you’re leaving your job in the office with the view in the first picture to go and work 3 days a week in the office in the second picture and work on your own business ideas for the other two days, the most surprising thing is just how many people start to tell you that they want to do the same thing. 1,011 more words


Vineyard escape

So this weekend I said to Jules that I needed to escape from the city. Being from the countryside, sometimes I just miss being in the middle of nowhere with nothing but nature – no phone signal, an oasis of tranquility in unspoilt beautiful surroundings. 287 more words