Our Excellent English Irish Adventure – Final

The Emerald Isle After completing our few days in York we knew that the end of the England part of this trip had arrived and we prepared ourselves for the flight into Ireland. We flew into the city of Shannon … Read More

Our Excellent English Irish Adventure – Part 3

The Weather I normally might make a passing comment about the weather when we’re travelling but I have to make a longer comment in this case. The weather has been … unpredictable. Since arriving in London and getting some rain … Read More

Our Excellent English Irish Adventure – Part 2

The Rest of London For any large city the size of London, there’s weeks and months that you could spend here and never see everything. We only had four days here and the first day was kind of a write-off … Read More

Our Excellent English Irish Adventure – Part 1

The Rigours of Travel For people who say “getting there is half the fun” have never travelled by air. Travelling anywhere of sufficient distance is an energy draining exercise. As my blog title has given away, we’re in London right … Read More

Barb and Baden’s Newfoundland Adventure – Part 2

The Locals Before we even came to Newfoundland we had heard from numerous sources that the locals were extremely friendly and loved to talk to strangers. We weren’t sure how much of this was true and how much was urban … Read More

Barb and Baden’s Newfoundland Adventure – Part 1

It was 10 years ago when we were last in Halifax. At that time we had landed here to start a multi-week driving trip through four provinces before returning home. That trip still stands out in our memories as some … Read More

Barb and Baden’s India Adventure – Final

Final Destination By Friday morning we once again packed up and the driver that we had hired here in Kochi drove us to our last destination of Munnar, about 130 kilometres away. I felt kind of sad to leave our … Read More