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MAN OF THE WORLD!! PRE-ORDER NOW!!

So I’ve finally got my thumb out of my arse and written a book about my Guinness World Record setting journey to every country in the world YAY!! Blimey! Okay so the ONLY way to get your grubby mitts on a copy of the funniest book you’ll read all year before Christmas is by buying … Continue reading “MAN OF THE WORLD!! PRE-ORDER NOW!!”

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3 Simple Reasons All True Brits Will Vote Remain

1. OUR ENEMIES WANT BREXIT Putin Do I have to say more? Oh, okay then. Let’s take it from the top. The dictator of the new Soviet Empire is not a very nice man. He’s a man who has invaded and annexed vast swathes of both Georgia and Ukraine, despite Russia being the biggest country … Continue reading “3 Simple Reasons All True Brits Will Vote Remain”

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The Ten Hats of Graham David Hughes – Part 2

Hat 5 – The Daredevil February 2010 – November 2010 (Lost) Libya, Algeria, Afghanistan, Yemen, Eritrea, North Korea… 2010 was the year of backpacking dangerously, and Hat 5 was on my head for almost all of it. From my home in Liverpool it came all the way across Eurasia (via a few leftover African nations) … Continue reading “The Ten Hats of Graham David Hughes – Part 2”

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GRAHAM HUGHES: BANNED IN THE USA

(Caution: this entry is rather angry and sweary) This week I was planning to come home from Panama to the UK for a few weeks. I want to see my mum and dad, my friends and family, and I might – might! – have a filming gig in Cyprus next month. Also I could do with … Continue reading “GRAHAM HUGHES: BANNED IN THE USA”

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The Ten Hats of Graham David Hughes – Part 1

For those who haven’t noticed, I tend to wear a hat. An Australian kangaroo skin Akubra, which I wear for consistency, recognisability and because I think it looks cool. Also, I’m thinning at the front and I don’t want anybody to know. There are, of course other more practical reasons for my hat – it … Continue reading “The Ten Hats of Graham David Hughes – Part 1”

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Top 20 Songs of Solo Travel – Part 2

10. This Mortal Coil – Song To The Siren Purists may question my decision to select a cover version over Tim Buckley’s original, but when a cover is this good, I really don’t give a monkey’s. Elizabeth Fraser of The Cocteau Twins here slowly, surely drawing me loving to her isle. A song about madness and loneliness, about the … Continue reading “Top 20 Songs of Solo Travel – Part 2”

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Top 20 Songs of Solo Travel – Part 1

Let’s get something clear from the outset: this is not a dedicated list put together by an international team of musos who spend all day every day listening to cutting-edge music through ludicrously expensive Sennheiser noise-cancelling headphones. It’s a personal list of songs that – for one reason or another – I must have in my ears … Continue reading “Top 20 Songs of Solo Travel – Part 1”

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The Power of Ideas

Hi Everyone, Happy Global Scouse Day and welcome to my brand spanking NEW website! Here I’ll be posting the geo-political, socio-economic and pop culture pieces that might possibly seem a wee bit out of place on JinjaIsland.com. Expect some juicy long-form essays tackling matters of great social import (such as “will Captain America go gay for Bucky?”) as well … Continue reading “The Power of Ideas”

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