Keeping my itchy feet happy during these eternal Lockdown Days is an ongoing problem. I've tried binge watching twenty years worth of travel videos, with my feet propped up on a stool, so they can relive those heady sun soaked, beach filled days, but they are not happy. In fact, one of them is particularly grumpy this morning, and is refusing to get out of bed.
Dear Diary, as 2020 was so goddam bleak, I intend to record only positive thoughts and affirmations this year. Well, hello, 2021! I took down the tree and the Christmas decorations today because now that you're here, there no point in hanging around, I want to get on with it. You've been a long time coming. It's been the longest 365 days of my life and, as I'm sure you've heard, your predecessor was a nightmare.
I've done a fair amount of travelling in my time, although a fair amount is never enough when it comes to travel. I've experienced long and short-haul delays. I've been grounded when aircraft have gone techie. I've been subjected to impossible fellow travellers and have taken it all in my stride. It's just part and... Continue Reading →
Happy Wednesday. I'm getting excited about going on my annual holiday next week and took an hour or so today to reflect on what a huge impact travelling has had on my life and this short vid is the outcome. I have no regrets about spending my hard earned cash on travelling and I haven't... Continue Reading →
08.00hrs Wake up in Vale do Lobo, The Algarve. 23C. Have coffee. Feel great! Write 500 words. Should be doing this every morning. 10.30hrs Packed and ready to take hire car to the airport. Temperature on the up. Now 25C. I don't want to leave this temperature behind. Mood not good. 13.30hrs Airborne and heading... Continue Reading →