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'Up The Creek...' charts the first stages of Simon Varwell's quest to visit as many places as he can which have the word 'mullet' in their name. This whole quest is inspired by a spate of 'mullet spotting'. In this case, the awesome eighties haircut. You know, business at the front, party at the back? Feel free to google the word mullet for further elucidation. While he and his friend were on convoy in Eastern Europe they became fond of this 'mullet spotting', and before he knew it he was a full on mullet-bagger.
Part Dave Gorman, part Bill Bryson, this book charts Simon's adventures in Albania, Ireland and Australia, visiting as many 'mullets' as he can. Simon's prose is… Read more