One of the things that often puts people off travelling to certain places, is that they don’t have somebody to go with. So they don’t. But they should. You should! It’s brilliant and exhilarating and scary and exciting and challenging and life-changing.
Emma Bunton is the perfect pop group member – a voice like honey, stage presence for days, professionalism, adored by the public, and is the glue that holds the other members together, especially in difficult times. But was she as excellent as a solo star?
Spoiler alert: yes.
Paris is art, food, culture, striped shirts, bicycles and baguettes. You’ll go to go to the Louvre, you’ll wander down the Seine pretending to be in the video for ABBA’s Our Last Summer. Because that’s what everybody does. Right?
Here are some of my favourite places, food and drink, and some of my best (and worse) memories from the city of lights – including that time I cried over a sandwich.
Madonna is the greatest recording artist and the greatest touring artist of all time. I went through her albums to pick her most overlooked songs to create my dream ‘anti-tour’ set-list.
There are lots of beautifully written blogs and books. I’m not sure that this is one of them – but these are my experiences, the things I wish I’d known before going, and a few things I will never forget.
To those who never needed empowering, Wannabe is a fun pop song. To those of us did, Wannabe was the beginning of everything.