Category: United Kingdom

Instagram Travel Photos

After three months in Europe, filming ‘In search for La Dolce Vita’ I’m now back in Australia with three projects in post production! On recent trips I’ve become a fan of instagram. I hate the lack of landscape feature but find it’s ease of use one of it’s most compelling features. I can literally take […]

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River cottage HQ

We dropped into River Cottage HQ to learn about a UK movement towards growing and preparing one’s own food. River cottage was the original ‘city life to living off the farm’ series. I really enjoyed the original series and was interested to see what had developed since. River cottage HQ now run over 30 courses […]

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UK Whistle stop tour – Ocean Views, Poodles and Rick Stein Town!

Take a scenic tour of South West Cornwall taking in Zennor and a short walk on the South West Coast Path. On to St Ive’s where for a minute the sun shone in all it’s glory. Padstow next for Rick Stein fish and chips. We finish up in Bristol for a Sunday Roast but fall […]

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UK Whistle stop tour – Newquay, Cider and Pirates

My favourite day as it was the day I visited the village (Gulval) where 161 years ago, a women who lost her husband, took the arduous 100 day journey to Australia, with four young boys and ensured my existence! Also visited Newquay where I worked in a pub as a young man.

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UK Whistle stop tour – Stonehenge, River Cottage and British Riviera

First day in the UK. Gatwick to Warminster, then heading south to Stonehenge, River Cottage Canteen, River Cottage HQ and on to Torquay. All in a minute!

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U.K. Whistle stop tour – 60 – 90 sec. travel vids

New format coming to OVERLANDER.TV featuring our recent UK ?whistle stop tour?. Visiting Gatwick, Torquay, Cornwall, Bristol, Bath, Manchester, Wales, Oxford and London

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In search for John Thomas, Gulval, Cornwall

While in Cornwall I chase up my ancestors on my mum’s ‘Thomas’ side 161 years after they arrived in Australia. In 1853 John Thomas died at 33 years old from a mining accident. His wife Amelia left for Australia in 1854, with 4 young boys. I find the Thomas family plot in the cemetery at […]

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