Monthly Archives: March 2016

To New Zealand. (Warning – this post contains gratuitous grandchild photos.)

Thursday 24 March 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. It has been an interesting few weeks since I last mentioned looking for a flat to buy, or made any visits to Folkestone, the main location I was looking at flats in. … Continue reading

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Castillo de Sagunto.

Sunday 28 February 2016 – Valencia, Spain. With the room nicely pre-warmed last night, along with a late night, red wine and whisky, most of us slept in quite late this morning. Paul managed to sneak out and go to one … Continue reading

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Disappointingly there were no egg cups.

Saturday February 27 – Valencia, Spain. We were well warned before we left London that Valencia can be surprisingly cold in the night, and we were surprisingly cold at night. We had to use the heater in our room to … Continue reading

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Hola de España !

Friday February 26 2016 – Valencia, Spain. Last summer, good friends of ours bought a home in the town of Lliria, 40 minutes away from the centre of Valencia and El and I are joining on a long weekend visit. We … Continue reading

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