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  • Full Name: Andy ( )
  • Lives In: Derbyshire & Cumbria, United Kingdom
  • Citizenship: United Kingdom
  • About AndyF:

    49 year old sales guy in the flooring industry.

    I love mountains and landscapes, so most of my travel is about trying to get outdoors, put my boots on and explore. I've been to around 100 countries, but I'm not a ticker so not keeping count properly.

  • Favourite places:

    Best Mountain: Great Gable, Cumbria.
    Best Beach: Unawatuna Beach, Sri Lanka.
    Best Island: Isle of Eigg, Scotland.
    Best Spa: Blue Lagoon, Iceland.
    Best City: Venice.
    Best Town: Scarborough, England.
    Best Village: Portmeirion, Wales.
    Best Architecture: Church of Spilled Blood, St Petersburg.
    Best Snorkelling: Costa Maya, Mexico.
    Best Adventure Experience: Fox Glacier Heli Hike, New Zealand.
    Best Geology: Isle of Staffa, Scotland.
    Best Cruise: Baltic.
    Best Drive: Lofoten Islands, Norway.
    Best Disaster Tour: Pripyat, Chernobyl, Ukraine.
    Best Railway: Flåm, Norway.
    Best Revolving Restaurant: Vilnius, Lithuania.
    Best Restaurant: Golden Hills chinese, Keswick, England.
    Best Pizza: Flames, South Cliff, Scarborough, England.
    Best Museum: KGB Museum, Vilnius, Lithuania.
    Best Whisky: Speyside, Scotland.
    Best Stone Circle: Ring of Brodgar, Orkney, Scotland.
    Best Motel: Hobbit Motel, Woodlyn Park, New Zealand.
    Best Walk: The Coast to Coast Walk, England.
    Best Pub View: Kingshouse, Rannoch Moor. Runner up: Fish Inn, Buttermere.
    Best Cultural Dance Show: None!!
    Best Country: Scotland. Runners up: New Zealand, Norway.


Balkans Backpacking (625 kms)

17 May 2013 - 27 May 2013

Visiting: Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania.

Just adding other places I've been (64164 kms)

Visiting: Canada, Ireland, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, New Zealand, Sint Maarten, United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Norway.

Random places visited (8549 kms)

Visiting: Poland, Latvia, Lithuania, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Morocco, Spain, Portugal and Gibraltar.

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