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Lofty Aspirations……Clearing the Attic!

The Mumbles, Swansea Although it was very chilly on our walk around the mumbles in Swansea, Jane still chose to wear her micro bikini. This did cause a little unease with the locals on the pier, especially  after she had … Continue reading

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Tintern Abbey

Wednesday 8th November   What a beautiful  day to visit this stunning ruin. The sunshine made it easy for me to capture some lovely pictures. Who would have thought that all those years ago this was the birth place of … Continue reading

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House-sitting in Chepstow

November 4th For the first couple of weeks in November we are house-sitting for Sharon in Chepstow. She and her mum are off to New York on the Queen Mary 2, and while they are away we get to look … Continue reading

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Matlock Bath

Saturday 21st October As the rain lashed down on the caravan, Jane began to regret her decision to pre-book the tickets to the Matlock Bath Illuminations. The tickets were booked on Tuesday morning when the sun was shining, what could … Continue reading

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Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head !

Thursday 19th October One of the best things you can  do on  a rainy day when you are caravanning in the UK is to visit a National Trust property.  So as the rain poured down we headed off for Sudbury … Continue reading

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The Peaks

Wednesday 18th October Its great having your own tour guide with you. Whenever we go away with Kev and Val we can be assured that Kev has done plenty of research of the local area. Today’s outing took us to … Continue reading

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Back on the Road Again

Before we got back on the road again we had to catch up with things at dad’s.  One thing I had been meaning to do for ages was to catch up with my old school buddy Tony Prince. We had … Continue reading

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Time To Go Home

    Thursday 28th September Thanks to Adrian and Ange for a great break in their home in Corfu ! Sadly the last night was all too soon upon us. We spent the last evening at Aries restaurant in Gouvia, … Continue reading

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Culture Vultures

So far, the only culture we have had this holiday has been the Greek yogurt! So Chris, Marisa, Jane and I headed for Achilleion, a palace built in Gastouri by Empress of Austria Elizabeth of Bavaria, also known as Sisi … Continue reading

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Tickety-Boo a Week in Corfu !

A week in Corfu with Jane’s sisters Marisa and Tracy with their other halves Chris and Kev. A visit to Paliokastritsa on their first full day so they could chill out and get a bit of sun. A chance to … Continue reading

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