Oswestry

Thursday, 27th November 2014 by
A nice caffè latte and tiffin chocolate !I found myself in Oswestry this past week, it’s a nice place, but unless you like town centres and shopping and stuff, there ain’t a lot to do. So I went for a coffee…

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A digest of recent weeks…

Wednesday, 1st October 2014 by
The lake at Foret d'OrientI seem to have fallen in to the same trap as my FB friends. That is, not that I’ve actually starting using FB and giving away more and more personal details and preferences so that they can bombard me with marketing

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Georgian Cakes

Tuesday, 22nd April 2014 by
imageSeems to be a long time since we had any cake reports, so here’s a couple of shots of street bakery in Tbilisi…

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Gimme Sunshine

Monday, 17th February 2014 by
TeideAfter a seemingly endless winter of snow and cold, followed by the rain, gales and misery of England, Terry thought it would be good to get some sunshine.

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Three Days in Bergen

Friday, 7th February 2014 by
Rachel sits on a cannon in the old fort.Three winter days in Bergen: mountains, museums and cake!

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Laetitia on one of the traverse problemsOur holiday was coming to an end and we had to start thinking about driving home.

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A Trip to the Isle of Man

Friday, 6th September 2013 by
Steam engines travelling between Douglas to Port Erin
This steam railway is in daily use - amazing - the Isle of Man is definitely stuck in a previous age!A couple of weeks ago we visited my sister and her family in the Isle of Man. It’s lovely visiting the Isle of Man because it feels like you go back in time. It’s very quiet and very relaxed. But not content to go back just a decade or so, the Isle of Man held […]

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More wet adventures in Iceland

Wednesday, 21st August 2013 by
Richard gets into the holiday spiritSight-seeing around Iceland continued for another day, this time with visits to the Skaftafell National Park and then to Jökulsárlón. We arrived at Skaftafell to rain and fog and ‘enjoyed’ a very damp meal of sweet and sour noodles with about 50 other people under a very crowded shelter. The next morning we awoke to […]

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