Category Travel

Off Grid-ish

We’ve been to the North Cornwall coast for a couple of nights in Klaus the Knaus, our motorhome. It was Hot Stuff’s suggestion. He pretended that it was to give me a couple of days of rest and relaxation but…

Local vs. Global

As I conceived this local vs. global post to schedule ahead the first trip abroad since 2019 beckons. We are off to France very soon. What will the European Union hold now the United Kingdom isn’t in it? Are there…

Bike Bags

I’m getting a fair bit of use out of my e-bike. It’s brought the fun back into cycling. Mind you, I never enjoyed a hill climb even at my fittest. I read a travel article the other day in the…

The Arctic Beckons

Spot the deliberate zoological mistake in today’s picture. It made me giggle. I’m the bearer today of news about our future travels. I’m more than excited about one of my most adventurous trips ever. Let me tell you why the…

E-Bike

Yes I know the picture isn’t a bike and I’m nothing but random. However there’s a story here so bear with me. Four years ago Louis and I went on a holiday to Lisbon and fell in love with the…

Brum

I knew Birmingham back in the ’80s. During my sixth form years I had a boyfriend who was a student at Aston University and I used to pop up for weekend visits. In those days, I thought Brum was pretty…