Category Archives: Travel

Web space

I have only just realised that included in my telephone and internet contract I have 6 Go available for a web page. This is coming very handy and this is where I shall report my forthcoming 2023 trip to Polynesia. … Continue reading

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New travel project

Tahiti Decision has been taken. We shall fly to the South Pacific in 2023. Bora Bora here we come The planning will keep me busy. I might even go to a travel agent for a change and let them do … Continue reading

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Retromobile week

First thing tomorrow I am catching the train via Bordeaux to Paris where I shall meet up with my friend CB who is currently making his way, also by train, from England. The excuse is the classic car show Retromobile. … Continue reading

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Viva España

Day 2 of 2 After a pleasant breakfast, we set off towards the coast. The plan is to take the coastal road back to France. Before we leave the town of Figueres, there is a bit of shopping to do … Continue reading

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Un día en el museo

We decided to finally go to Spain to visit the Dali museum. It was originally planned in 1BC (Before Covid) together with some friends from the UK. Obviously it had to be cancelled. This time we are with our friends … Continue reading

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Away time

DRAFT Day 1 Easy drive to Barcelona, it took only 2h40 to reach the town centre from home and another few minutes to get to the hotel. Although we arrived early, our room was ready and we could settle in … Continue reading

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A few days away

Day 1 Made it to Lyon early afternoon after an easy and fast journey on the motorway. It did not take long to find the hotel and check in before going out and find a suitable parking for the night. … Continue reading

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Up, up and away

Just about to close down my computer and hit the road to go to Toulouse where my first flight is scheduled later today. Looking forward to a few days away with family and friends. Loads of catching up to be … Continue reading

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Not quite humpty-bump

Still going through old photos. This one was taken during a short flight on a Jumbo Jet from Air China on my way home to Shanghai from Beijing. This particular flight was one of the bumpiest one I ever had … Continue reading

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Digital passport

Covid-19 digital passport from Ryanair Low-cost carrier Ryanair launched its Covid-19 travel passport on 10 March. Available only on the Ryanair app, this digital passport (“Travel Wallet”) allows each passenger to upload tests, vaccinations and other Covid documents that may … Continue reading

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