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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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Pendennis Castle and Falmouth.

Saturday 19 December 2015 – Falmouth, Cornwall. It was a really windy night, and it is now a really windy morning. The wind was howling around the hotel making things whistle and creak all night long. The weather is pretty … Continue reading

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Roche Rock Chapel

Friday 18 December 2015 – Roche, Cornwall. I cannot believe that another working year has passed. My first full working year in the UK, and it has been a difficult working year. When I left my IT Management job in … Continue reading

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St Ives!

Monday 07 December 2015 – St Ives, Cornwall. In an unusual fit of organisation El and I booked this weekend away in St Ives quite a few weeks ago, hopefully all this pre-planning – and pre-paying for things will become … Continue reading

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A day of sun and a day of rain.

Sunday 23 and Monday 24 August 2015 – Lanivet, Cornwall and back to London. Sunday was supposed to be another rainy day, but for a change when they got it wrong it was in our favour, and it turned out … Continue reading

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A wee bit of luxury.

Friday 21 and Saturday 22 August 2015 – Mawgan Porth, Cornwall. El and I booked this trip a while ago, when I first decided to do some walking on the coast path. My plan was to walk to Mawgan Porth … Continue reading

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A wee trip to Cornwall.

Wednesday 31 July 2013 – Cornwall. Crikey, another month over- 2013 is disappearing so fast ! On Sunday I picked up a Vauxhall Astra that I had hired from a rental company just down the road from El in Walthamstow, … Continue reading

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A walk to Porlock Weir

Day 163, Friday 15 June 2012, Porlock After those wines last night and what has to be the softest and most enveloping bed ever I slept like a dead person until 6:30. I really seem to have sleep dialled at … Continue reading

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Cute English Villages – I guess the first of many

Day 162, Thursday 14 June 2012, Bristol – Porlock, Somerset. Another great sleep, but no sleep in this morning, up at 7.30, coffee and finish packing up my stuff for the trip to Cornwall. The walk to Bristol station took … Continue reading

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