P&O Cruises MV Ventura to Amsterdam – Embarkation Day (#BackAtSea Pt1)

Join me for the first day of #BackAtSea, my cruise to Amsterdam onboard MV Ventura with P&O Cruises! Including the journey to Southampton from London, my time in a Day Room at Jurys Inn Southampton, my Standard Inside Cabin on Deck 14 (Riviera) numbered R204, the buffet lunch, steak dinner at Saffron restaurant & live music in the Arena Theatre from Rock On!
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British GT Silverstone 500 Vlog

I won a pair of VIP Tickets to the British GT Silverstone 500 through work and it seemed like the perfect opportunity to test out the HDR Video Recording on my new phone, the iPhone 12*. So come along with me for a Vlog that takes in my journey from London to Milton Keynes via London Euston, bumping in to the Starship delivery robots, GB4 action, GB3 cars in the paddock, Porsche Sprint Challenge, the Silverstone 500 Grid Walk, the British GT Silverstone 500 itself, the Silverstone 500 Podium Ceremonies, Ginetta GT Academy action and Ginetta GT5 action.
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Does a Force Feedback Racing Wheel Make You Faster?

Is it true what they say? Does a Force Feedback Racing Wheel make you faster at sim racing video games? Well I just got my first wheel in a long time – and first ever with FFB, a Thrustmaster TX Ferrari 458 Italia Edition, originally for Xbox One but just as at home on my Xbox Series X, so I set out to find out. I set a lap in F1 2021 with my favourite car (The McLaren MCL35M) at my favourite track (Albert Park in Melbourne, Australia) with a standard Xbox Series Gamepad and then set about trying to match or beat that time with the Thrustmaster.
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Caribbean Village Agadir Trip Vlog: ATOL The Way to Agadir

ATOL The Way to Agadir is my Trip Vlog for my February 2020 trip to Agadir in Morocco, staying at the Caribbean Village Agador Hotel. This trip vlog includes my stay at the Premier Inn London Gatwick Airport North Terminal, my flights with EasyJet (EZY & EZY) between Gatwick and Agadir Al Massira Airport & an extended look at the Caribbean Village Agador Hotel, including a room tour and an exploration of the grounds and facilities of the resort.
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Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Airport – Vlog & Review

Join me on my first overnight trip away from home in well over a year as I take a weekend staycation at the Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Airport, a mid-tier airport hotel located at the Heathrow Airport perimeter with airport views, included breakfast, fast Wi-Fi and comfortable modern rooms. This video tours the room, shows the kinds of views you can enjoy of aircraft – including some of the British Airways service areas, takes a look at some of the hotel common areas and amenities which were available during the partial lockdown and shows what the included breakfast is like whilst buffet services are suspended.
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Flybe BE2104 – Dash 8 from London Heathrow to Edinburgh Trip Vlog

Join me onboard G-PRPB, one of the Bombardier DHC-8-400s formerly operated by UK budget regional airline Flybe for a Christmas Eve 2019 trip from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh International Airport (EDI)! Along the way, I indulge in some planespotting at Heathrow and catch sight of some Airbus A319s (Including G-EUPJ in its British European Airways heritage livery for the 100th anniversary of British Airways), a Boeing 777, Boeing 747-400s, an Airbus A320, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Concorde G-BOAB and more!
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Caledonian Sleeper Seated Coach Travel Vlog

Hop on board the famous Caledonian Sleeper train with me as I take a journey from London Euston up north to Edinburgh Waverley in the Seated Coach! I’ll show you everything that came standard in the seated version of the new Mark 5 Coach in October 2019 (when I took this journey), as well as views of the English and Scottish countrysides en route to Edinburgh from London.
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