We arrived at Paddington Station to find our 8:40am train to Oxford already waiting for us on the platform so with breakfast in hand we boarded and found some seats, it was surprisingly busy being so early on a Saturday morning. We were off, on time. Gradually the suburbs of […]

Mr Bell In Oxford The City Of Dreaming Spires


Dulwich in south east London is one of the few places in the capital that has managed to retain a true village feel. With its large Georgian houses, white picket fences, millponds and the famous Dulwich Picture Gallery there’s more than enough to keep me occupied for the entire day. […]

Mr Bell Spends A Day In Dulwich Village


London has some amazing attractions that give you some spectacular views of the city skyline but I for one don’t always believe that you have to pay to get what you want. This is my guide to seven of the best places in London to see the city skyline for […]

Mr Bell’s 7 Best Places To View London For Free



Kenwood House is a former stately home that sits on the northern boundary of the picturesque Hampstead Heath in London. I visited the house on a beautiful autumn day at the end of October. I decided to take the Overground train to Gospel Oak station and walk across the heath […]

Mr Bell Visits Kenwood House


Seattle on the west coast of the USA is a great city, there’s always lots going on and for me it always has a relaxed, friendly vibe about it. My most recent visit here was to be very short. Arriving at the hotel at around lunchtime is a killer, my […]

Mr Bell At The Olympic Sculpture Park Seattle


With Halloween rapidly approaching I thought it would be fun to take myself off on a wander around some of the most haunted spots in the West End of London. 0

Mr Bell’s West End Ghost Hunt



I am always looking for new places to visit and photograph when I’m travelling and so when I was recently in San Francisco I decided to go to one of the city’s more unusual attractions, the Palace of Fine Arts. From my hotel near Union Square I jumped on the […]

Mr Bell Visits San Francisco’s Palace Of Fine Arts


London is filled with green open spaces which gives it a unique feel in comparison to other city’s around the world. The parks are well kept and offer a little bit of calm away from the hustle and bustle of the busy streets. My walk begins in Holland Park, not […]

Mr Bell’s Day In London’s Royal Parks


Mahon on the small Balearic Island of Minorca was the final stop on my Mediterranean cruise before disembarkation in Barcelona. It was also one of the most spectacular arrivals I have ever done on a cruise ship. Sailing up through the narrow channel was amazing, at some points it seemed […]

Mr Bell’s Mediterranean Cruise: Mahon Minorca