Category: Americas

This assortment of my Americas travel blog posts cover everything from North, Central and South America. But ultimately it mostly covers my many adventures in New York City.

I live in Hertfordshire in the UK but have the greaty pleasure of being a running ambassador for New York based charity Every Mother Counts. That means I’ve had the opportunity to visit Manhattan 6-7 times now in recent years. So in this section you can read up on what it was like to run the New York City marathon with supermodel Christy Turlingon. And if you intend to run it too here are my 26.2 NYC marathon tops tips. Finally if you want something non-NYC related how about visiting the hottest recorded place on Earth? Hint: It’s not in Libya anymore.

Where’s the hottest place on Earth?

And that’s the “correctly” recorded hottest place on Earth according to the ‘WMO World Archive of Weather and Climate Extremes’. So let’s get the confusion out of the way to start with! The hottest official recorded temperature is now credited to ‘Death Valley’ in the USA and not ‘Tripoli in Libya’. More specifically ‘Greenland Ranch,…

By Biggsy 3rd November 2015 0