Around The World In 80 Matchboxes

Around The World In 80 Matchboxes

Phillumeny (also known as Phillumenism) is the hobby of collecting different match-related items, such as matchboxes, matchbooks, match covers etc. As Covid 19 continues to prevent any thoughts of travelling, I decided to relive some travel experiences of the past, but rather than scroll through tons of photos, I have another 'aide memoire' of my [...]

Bern | A place to make you giggle!

Bern | A place to make you giggle!

Spoiler alert: this post contains innuendo, a naughty word and references to English and Swiss football, please don't read if easily offended. A response to today's WordPress word challenge - 'Bern' Back in January '99, the Nigerian football player Kanu, signed for English club, Arsenal, but unlike other players who are known by a single name (Pele [...]