I'm a self-confessed technophobe. I try, but I don't really understand technology and am impatient if it doesn't work. I never have the most up to date kit...in fact, I probably don't even have the kit in the first place! The old days! When I first went travelling, digital cameras were in their infancy, the… Continue reading Travel and Technology
...CHEESY SEASIDE FUN! I have just returned from a fabulously fun weekend in Blackpool, catching up with family and seeing a few of the sights. Technically we were staying in Lytham St Anne's which is just outside Blackpool, but we had to venture into the famous town whilst we were there. I used to spend… Continue reading Because I Love…
This small but perfectly formed island holds a very special place in my heart. I have a family connection to the island and I also have precious memories from a particular holiday taken there long ago. The few trips I had there initially when I was younger were very much about sun, sea and sand… Continue reading Aaah Menorca!
Wells is a city in the county of Somerset in England. It has the honour of being the smallest city in England, thanks to the magnificent Wells Cathedral which is situated there. The city itself is thought to have been around since Roman times, growing up around the springs that are there and gaining its… Continue reading Exploring Wells, Somerset
I've been a bit distracted from all things blogging recently, due to the numerous sporting events that have been taking place this week. Namely one above all...Wimbledon! I love it and during the two weeks it is on, I will clear the diary and not do much else apart from watch it - hopefully in… Continue reading The Magic of Wimbledon Strikes Again!
...TRAVEL MEMORIES!! This post is inspired by chats that I have had recently with the lovely San at Alive and Trekking about New Zealand. San has a passion and love for New Zealand and you'll find great tales and photos of the magnificent country, and beyond, on her fantastic blog! We got chatting about our… Continue reading Because I Love…
A tale from long ago travels.... We were quite happy wandering along the slightly overgrown pathway, brushing large banana leaves out of our way, laughing at how far we had come on our travels. As we shielded our eyes from the bright sunlight, we suddenly realised how quiet it had become around us. Surely only… Continue reading Lost in Vietnam
I sat with my feet dangling over the edge of the temple, just waiting. We had arrived early and had climbed up to, what was at the time, a fairly quiet and empty level. Watching from our vantage point as the sun started to dip towards the horizon, we saw two boys about 100 meters… Continue reading Bagan – Sunsets and Sightseers