Welsh Diary II: Keep an eye on those Cockneys

In 2011 my friend Laura and I travelled around Wales and I wrote a diary about it for my friends to read on Facebook.  Here it is, a few years late and slightly edited. Day 2: Rhyl i Gonwy (Sunday, 3rd April 2011) At eight o’clock the next morning, we hit the road, in my…

Welsh Diary I: Doing the Little Things

In 2011 my friend Laura and I travelled around Wales and I wrote a diary about it for my friends to read on Facebook.  Here it is, a few years late and slightly edited. Day 1: Caer Efrog i Ryl (Saturday, 2nd April 2011) The thing about travel is that, once you have got home,…

Scottish Diary XIV: Both Sides the Tweed

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook. It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary XIII: Satan’s Tombstone

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook. It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary XII: Unexploded Shells

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary XI: Stones of Destiny

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary X: Castle Crazy

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary IX: Easter Loss

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary VIII: The Car Park at the End of the Land

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…

Scottish Diary VII: Aboard the Train to Nowhere

In the spring of 2014, my friend Laura and I went on a driving holiday around Scotland. As I usually do on our travels together, I kept notes on everything we saw and wrote them up into a diary for all my friends to read on Facebook.  It’s taken a few years for me to…