Category Archives: Road Trips

Where I go for my holidays

The Meadow Inn, Ironbridge

It is a well known fact that I love Ironbridge and the area around it. So you can imagine my delight when my daughter and son in law said they were moving there. You can see an account of the … Continue reading

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Mother and Daughter Time

On 10th December I had a call from my daughter who was moving house from Hampshire to Shropshire. She sounded anxious because her husband although he had handed in his notice at work still had several weeks until he finished. … Continue reading

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India – We missed you!

The mention of India often divides people into two groups, those who love it and those who hate it.  It is unlike any other holiday destination, and staying at five star hotels probably makes the poverty more noticeable – one-third … Continue reading

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Navigating our way around Portugal

I said previously, when talking of the Algarve, that Portugal isn’t our favourite country. This time my thoughts are on non-resort places, including Lisbon. Starting with Coimbra once Portugal’s capital and home to one of the world’s first universities, its … Continue reading

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Pondering Travels Past and Planning Travels Future.

In May we visited the UK, in June it was Italy and as I write this blog, I’m planning a return to India in October, but it is while you think about one holiday that others from the past creep into … Continue reading

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