Category Archives: Britain

Aberdeen

Thursday / Friday 31 August / 1 September 2017 – Aberdeen, Scotland. El and have been considering a visit to Aberdeen for a while, finally rejecting the idea to add this to our planned trip to Edinburgh when mum visits … Continue reading

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Reconnecting with street art

Thursday 17 August 2017 – London. I have settled nicely in to my new job, I have a good team, everyone has been really welcoming and has made me feel at home. A good start. The best bit is there … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip-Part 3

Friday 14 – Saturday 15 July 2017 – East Sussex, Kent and back to London, England It was another light breakfast this morning, for today we are feasting. Well, maybe not feasting exactly, but we did have lunch booked at … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip-Part 2

Wednesday 12 – Thursday 13 July 2017 – Hampshire and East Sussex, England. We asked for a slightly later breakfast this morning, we had a much shorter day of driving than on day one.  The better news was the weather … Continue reading

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South Coast Road Trip–Part 1

Monday 10 July – Tuesday 11 July 2017 – Devon and Dorset, England. I am writing this after July turned into August and the big news is that I have finally started my new job; the job I applied for … Continue reading

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Old school fun fairs and ancient trees. Life in e17

Sunday 11 June 2017 – London. Summer is coming along nicely now, we have had a bit of rain but that was during the week, and who cares what the weather is like during the week? I don’t, at least … Continue reading

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Central London, a walking tour

Sunday 04 June 2017 – London. A couple of weeks ago I received a message from Martha, a very old friend in NZ letting me know she was coming over to London for a conference for a few days and … Continue reading

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Chasing the Dragon

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May 2017 – Anglesey, Wales. Way back in June 2012, I finished my travels in SE Asia and arrived in the UK to support my Kiwi friend Malcolm Law as he, along with Englishman, Tom, … Continue reading

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On the good ship Bessie Ellen.

Monday 24 April 2017 – Cornwall. John, a good friend of ours, had his 60th birthday at the end of last year, with winter not being the best time of year to have a nautical party, the celebration was not … Continue reading

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The bluebells of Danbury

Sunday 16 April 2017 – Danbury, Essex. It has been a while since I last posted, as usual it is because I haven’t really done much of interest. Though there are a few activities coming up that I know I … Continue reading

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