Contact Me:

 

Send me a note to contact me for lunch, adventures, questions or travel ideas!

 

           

123 Street Avenue, City Town, 99999

(123) 555-6789

email@address.com

 

You can set your address, phone number, email and site description in the settings tab.
Link to read me page with more information.

TravelBlogContent

A Very "Kichina" Journey: Experiences with China on the Africa Rail

Madison Darbyshire

“I’m going to go and try to buy tickets again,” Owen said, speaking softly so as not to disturb the family sleeping next to us but loudly enough that I could hear him over the crackling radio playing in the corner. I peered back at him through the darkness, looping my hand through the handles of his suitcase, pulling it into my body. I was attached to all the rest of our things, the only way to be assured of their locations in the pitch black of the station as we waited with the crowds of people to board the TAZARA Rail, due in at three that morning.

 

Read More

If You Give a Man a Morning Bun: A Culinary Cause and Effect Guide for 48 Hours in San Francisco

Madison Darbyshire

I miss (eating in) San Francisco.  It is a unique city, where the creative engagement with culinary culture is matched by the quality of ingredients grown locally.  It is actually hard to have a bad meal in SF.  

I love food. It is how I structure my days, and is essential to how I experience a place.  After living in San Francisco for a while, I realized that whenever I made ‘to do’ guides for friends visiting the city, everything I recommended revolved around what to eat and where to eat it.  The requests became so frequent, I put together this little tour-de-SF for the hungry (or just curious) explorer.  

Read More

European Summer Instagram Diary

Madison Darbyshire

1/ Big Ben in London  2/ South Harting Downs, England  3/ St. James Park, London  4/ Cinnamon buns in Nordic Bakery, London  5/ Hill Ash Farm, West Sussex, England  6/ Barcelona, Spain  7/ Polo in the Park, London  8/ Paris, France  9/ The Sylvia Beach Library at Shakespeare and Co., Paris  10/ Just another day at Shakespeare and Company, Paris  11/ Paris summer night along the Seine  12/ Bertillon ice cream with Colette  13/ Eiffel Tower on Bastille Day  14/ The amazing Shakespeare and Company Bookshop, Paris 5th  15/ Tumbleweeds eat breakfast with Lawrence Ferlinghetti, founder of City Lights Books  16/ Upstairs at Shakespeare and Co with Agatha Christie...

Read More