Travel Diaries

Assembled within are our various travels, some solo, some as a family.
Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime. Mark Twain

Holland 1989

Holland 2014

Algarve 2015

Munich 2014

Marrakech 2010

St Malo 2010

La Rochelle 2009

USA 2002

New York 1991

New Orleans 1991

Moscow 1992

St Petersburg 1992

Ireland 1993

Houston 1994

Desert Adventures 1994

Asian Adventures 1995

Singapore 1996

Berlin Marathon 2013

Porto and Lisbon

Crete 1999

Greece 2003

Valenciennes

Paris 2003

Prague 2001

Whistler 2005

Les Arcs

Lisbon

Madeira

Chamonix

Catalonia

Catalonia

Brugse Beer 2017

Brugse Beer 2017

Four days of mad geocaching under glorious skies.
Chamonix

Chamonix

A week of going up and down mountains and rediscovering school geography lessons, especially the ones about mountains and glaciers.
Up The Lakes

Up The Lakes

A week exploring the ups and downs of England's most three dimensional county.
Snowdonia

Snowdonia

Kas entered the 2015 Snowdonia Marathon, so we were obliged to go and have a long weekend in Snowdonia.
The Algarve

The Algarve

Two weeks of sea, sunshine and general relaxation on the south coast of Portugal.
Down Dover

Down Dover

It would have been classed as a weekend away, except it wasn't the weekend.
Munich Giga Event

Munich Giga Event

A long weekend travelling with Ami by bus to a geocaching giga event in Munich.
Europe’s Low Points

Europe’s Low Points

A fortnight in the Low Countries, travelling by car through Belgium and the Netherlands.
Berlin Marathon

Berlin Marathon

Kas decided she'd really, really like to run the 40th Berlin Marathon on her 40th birthday weekend. It seemed like a reasonable idea.
Dorset Days

Dorset Days

A few days on the beautiful south coast of England.
Lisbon Half

Lisbon Half

We both entered the 2012 Lisbon Half Marathon, which meant (obviously) that we had to go to Lisbon. We decided to take the kids with us.