Category Archives: Travel

Lacock Miscellany

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I decided on a night away at Lacock, Wiltshire, for the OH’s birthday recently. Apart from the idiosyncratic Abbey and quaintly period village, the Fox Talbot museum offered photographic interest, so it seemed like a good choice of venue. Topped that … Continue reading

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Les amis

This pair of horses seemed a little reluctant to wade into the North Sea at Duhnen, pulling the hefty, high-wheeled ‘Wattwagen‘ cart that was to take us to the island of Neuwerk across a quite daunting mudflat with the tide … Continue reading

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Exploring St Antonin Noble Val

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We wandered around the quieter corners of this wonderful mediaeval town one hot summer day, and the photos seemed to lend themselves to the rather otherworldly infrared treatment. It was quite a shock coming back to people and shops in … Continue reading

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Some chance acquaintances from holiday…

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We have to share the holiday home with many little friends….

Some unbearably cute ones, too!

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A Taste of Eritrea

A friend took us to Mosob, an Eritrean restaurant in London the other day. It proved to be more of a tutorial than a simple lunch, and all the more enjoyable for that! It is a family-run business, and they … Continue reading

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Old stamping grounds, new look…

A few weeks ago we were up in Yorkshire briefly to visit family, and I thought we’d pop into Bradford on the way back to see what they’d done with the new City Park, having seen some pictures of this. Unfortunately … Continue reading

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Ça continue…

A belated post thanks to a malevolent little bug which effectively felled me this last week. We ended up in France on the weekend of the first round of elections for our ‘maiden’ twinning trip…  The embargo  on exit poll & … Continue reading

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