Tag: Travel

September 17, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Our American road-trip has been on the agenda for many months now, but we’ve finally started.  I don’t know if it’s an omen or not, but the very first step…

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June 1, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Santorini had come to an end and it was time to say goodbye to the precipitous cliffs and azure waters and to board a ferry southwards to Heraklion and onwards…

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February 9, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Our three days in Berlin just flew past.  It really was an eye opener for me though.

I’m a bit embarrassed by my sketchy knowledge of European history. Although, if anywhere…

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January 31, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

So, we’re breaking ourselves in gently with a 10 day trip in Northern Europe starting tomorrow with 3 days in Amsterdam, 3 in Berlin and then the remainder in Prague.

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January 17, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Several years ago Mrs C expressed a wish to visit Rome.
Years passed and various holidays became yet more bars on the global gate until a ‘special’ birthday gave us the…

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January 31, 2012 / / Beauty

Just had a lovely night away in one of my all-time favourite and really special hotels,  The Manor House in Castle Combe.
Getting all the usual toiletries together was made a…