Nature’s Art – Braunton Broadsands

May 12, 19 Nature’s Art – Braunton Broadsands

Posted by in Devon 2019, K&J Big Day 2019, Travel

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Braunton Burrows & Some Humongous Sand Dunes

May 11, 19 Braunton Burrows & Some Humongous Sand Dunes

Posted by in Devon 2019, K&J Big Day 2019, Travel

Annelies got to do all her “birds and nature stuff” and I got to watch an Army Unit on exercise AND run up and down some humongous sand dunes.

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Where in the world could we be ?

May 10, 19 Where in the world could we be ?

Posted by in Devon 2019, K&J Big Day 2019, Travel

where in the world could we be?

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Mons via London – An Odyssey

May 07, 14 Mons via London – An Odyssey

Posted by in London & Mons 2014, Travel

In this centenary year of the start of The Great War we’re off to view the battlefield of Mons where the BEF first engaged the Imperial German Armies of the Kaiser on 23rd August 1914. A place that my Great Grandfather, Lance Corporal Francis Fleming of the 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Regiment, would have known only too well. At the...

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Cromwell Country

Jun 07, 12 Cromwell Country

Posted by in Cambridgeshire 2012, Travel

The area around Cambridge can definitely be described as “Cromwell Country”. His influence and memory can be seen everywhere. Accordingly we immersed ourselves in exploring his historical legacy today by visiting his house in Ely. It was great to walk through the house where this great man lived, worked and planned the...

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Jubileeee!

Jun 02, 12 Jubileeee!

Posted by in Cambridgeshire 2012, Travel

We’ve arrived in Grafham near Cambridge to spend a week in the bucolic splendor of Cambridgeshire. We’ve got a magnificent cottage right in the heart of the countryside. Determined to celebrate the diamond jubilee in splendor we’ve decorated the cottage to be resplendent in the Guernsey and Union...

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Homeward bound – touchdown

Mar 26, 12 Homeward bound – touchdown

Posted by in Singapore-Sydney-Norfolk 2012, Travel

After a round trip of 24,502 miles we find ourselves back in Guernsey. We’ve nearly travelled the entire circumference of the globe in 2 weeks (Earth’s circumference is 24,859 miles) ! 😀 We’ve had a great trip, seen some great things and met up with the family again in Norfolk Island which was soooo good ! Leg...

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Graduation!

Oct 12, 11 Graduation!

Posted by in Cambridge 2011, Miscellaneous, Travel

The family’s all here in Cambridge to celebrate Julie’s Graduation!

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A Festival in a Day

Sep 12, 11 A Festival in a Day

Posted by in Miscellaneous

We’ve been in London this weekend to attend Radio 2’s ‘A Festival in a day’ in Hyde Park … We met up with Julie and stayed in a serviced apartment near Hyde Park. From there we proceeded to ‘do London’ .… Madame Tussauds, the West End show ‘The Lion King’ and finishing off with Radio...

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Au Revoir again …

Jun 05, 11 Au Revoir again …

Posted by in Cambridge 2011, Travel

Time to leave Cambridge again (for now). We’ve all had a great time. We stayed in a CityStay apartment very close to Julies digs. It was a very swanky modern apartment … I think that we’ll be using this type of accommodation again.

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