Derbyshire & Cumbria, United Kingdom


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About @AndyF

50 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.

Seize the day


Balkans Backpacking

17 May 2013 - 27 May 2013 • 625 kms

Serbia Bulgaria Romania

Just adding other places I've been

• 64,164 kms

Canada Ireland Portugal Russia Ukraine Austria Croatia Slovenia Bulgaria New Zealand Sint Maarten United Kingdom Isle of Man Norway

Random places visited

• 8,549 kms

Poland Latvia Lithuania Germany Hungary Slovakia Austria Morocco Spain Portugal Gibraltar

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