We’ve now been home for nearly 3 weeks, and have been back at work for a week. Before the holiday becomes a distant memory, here’s the round-up post. Miles travelled Around 3,000. Yep, that many. The poor map barely made it home… Read More

I don’t think that I got around to telling you about Padstow…or Tintagel. It was one of those days that started out as nothing and turned into something. In fact, it turned into one of the more memorable days of the holiday. We’d… Read More

Today was our last day in London. By the time you read this I’ll be in Phuket. Over the almost 8 days we were here, the fitbit is telling me that we did around 145,000 steps. That equates, again, according to my… Read More

  So anyways, we’re into that part of the trip where we’re ticking boxes, seeing things that we’ve missed, making sure that we’ve been around the Monopoly board…although for the life of me I still can’t remember that final purple one- other… Read More

We had some friends coming up from Dorset to see us for the day. The type of friends where even though we hadn’t seen them since they left Australia four years ago, we could still pick right up with. There’s been a bit… Read More

I’ve got into the habit of getting up early and ducking down to the sitting room to make a cup of coffee and catch up on emails and blog posts. This morning I overheard a conversation: Woman 1: I’m going to start… Read More

Today we were off to the Tower and off to the theatre. Wanna know what we saw? I’ll give you a hint- the billboard tagline is Snowing me, Snowing you…. More on that later. First, it was off to the Tower of… Read More

‘Is there going to be much walking today?’ We were all feeling just a tad footsore, but it was Sares who asked the question as we stepped out into the sunshine to head down to the tube. ‘Yep,’ I replied. ‘As far… Read More

Another full day, with lots of walking, lots of mulled wine, some cider, and even some prosecco. So, without further ado, let’s go. Westminster Abbey I could bore you with architectural and historical details of this place, but won’t. Suffice to say,… Read More

Oh. My. God. We’re finally here. It’s taken three weeks of touring around, but on Monday morning (after successfully removing roosting pheasants from the roof of our car) we navigated our way through the M4 traffic jams, into the city and, more… Read More