Category: Travel, Holidays and Hotels

Our experiences out-and-about.

November 17, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Our whistle-stop tour of the Southern Hemisphere took us to the Melbourne area next. Melbourne, Australia’s second city has been voted ‘The Best City in the World’ to live recently…

November 10, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Auckland to Sydney, just three hours separates them but the difference between the two countries is apparent from the minute you land. New Zealand, stunning as it is, is quiet…

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November 8, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

How were we to top the last few days? What was North Island going to offer?  Could it possibly get any better?  South Island gave us some of the most…

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October 26, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

South Island, New Zealand proved to be as idyllic as we’d expected.  Apart from our fleeting but gorgeous visit to Cape Cod, the bit of our adventures I’d most been…

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October 14, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Gallup was an unremarkable pivotal point in our Route 66 journey.  Our trip switched from a westerly route to a northerly diversion off route.  It had been our intention all…

October 1, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

Oklahoma behind us, we got back onto Route 66 to see what ‘the middle bit’ had to offer.  An overnight stop in Elk City on the western fringes of Oklahoma…

September 29, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out
September 26, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

I don’t particularly like driving. I just do it to get from A to B.
Mr. C, on the other hand, enjoys it! So whenever we go visiting Daughter No. 1…

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September 26, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

After a night spent on the outskirts of Detroit in the Hilton Garden Inn in Novi, it was time to venture even further west to Chicago.  The journey down through Michigan…

September 24, 2017 / / 2017 - Our Year Out

We just had an overnighter at The Knight’s Inn in Liverpool, Syracuse and what a difference to the grubby Lamie’s in Hampton! Immaculately clean, a huge comfy bed and just…

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