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A day spent in beautiful Bruges

Following on from my post yesterday about cruising from Southampton to Bruges, I thought I’d tell you about my first visit to the beautiful city in northern Belgium.  Everyone I’d […]

New additions to the bucket list!

Hey folks How is it nearly the end of May? Time seems to be running away and apparently so is my age. One my children yesterday seemed surprised that I’ve […]

Avebury, Silbury Hill, Winchester…..and Hot Fuzz!

After a spectacular day yesterday of gallivanting around Somerset seeing the Wookey Hole caves, Wells Cathedral, Europe’s oldest residential road, Cheddar Gorge, Glastonbury Tor, etc……I’ve just had another amazing day. […]

Day 1 in France and quite a day!

This is it! I’ve come on holiday on my own. I have to say that I had really mixed feelings last night – a combination of excitement about doing something […]

Got 5,000 readers on TripAdvisor!

     Just found out that I’ve achieved one half of a challenge! One of the things I’d like to do before I turn 50 is to have 5,000 people […]