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Kefalonia

I was a bit worried that our day travelling from Paris to Kefalonia was going to become an ordeal but in reality it was only the first hour or so…

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One night in Paris (well three actually)

On our second last day, with our Dutch friends they drove us to Brugges in Belgium. I should say that our friend is a car enthusiast and our travel was…

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From Zeeland

Our holiday is continuing as it started with really great weather, in fact today has been so good I was tempted to have a swim in the North sea this…

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Edinburgh then next to Amsterdam

Since last updating we have stayed for three nights in Milnathort, about 35 km north of Edinburgh, with an old friend of Paulette’s family. On Tuesday we headed south out…

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Inverness

I’ve not been doing any major drawings or paintings over the last few days as Paulette and I have been trying to see and do as much as we can…

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From the Lake District

We’ve moved on a bit since my last post, spending nights at Fishguard and Barmouth before leaving Wales and staying last night at Chester. I’m pretty sure that old age…

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Hay on Wye

Paulette and I have had three great days since leaving London. On Friday we picked up a diesel Ford Fiesta (55mpg average so far) and, only getting slightly off course,…

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Europe trip 2011 underway

My partner Paulette and I are off again on a holiday to Europe. We just flew into London, Heathrow , this morning. The trip went pretty well, but was the…

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Rarotonga and recent work

I’ve been working on a series of paintings which are drawn in pen and ink with only the focal point painted. They show European village scenes with an iconic vehicle,…