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

1989 Holland

1990 Gothenburg

1990 Copenhagen

1991 New York

1991 New Orleans

1992 Moscow

1992 St Petersburg

1993 Ireland

1994 Houston

1994 Desert Adventures

1995 Asian Adventures

1996 Singapore

1999 Matterhorn

1999 Porto and Lisbon

1999 Crete

2001 Madeira

2001 Prague

2002 USA

2003 Greece

2003 Paris

2005 Whistler

2006 Les Arcs

2009 La Rochelle

2010 Marrakech

2010 St Malo

2013 Berlin Marathon

2014 Holland

2014 Munich

2015 Algarve

2016 Valenciennes

2016 Chamonix

2017 Saint Omer

2017 Catalonia

2018 Dunkirk

2018 Italian Job

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.
St Malo

St Malo

Two fun packed weeks in Brittany, with two kids, two grandparents, and a new hobby.
Marrakech Express

Marrakech Express

A corporate jolly in Marrakech to celebrate my professional achievements of 2009.
La Rochelle

La Rochelle

A repeat visit for a couple of weeks to one of my favourite locations. This time we had two children and two grandparents with us.
Northumberland

Northumberland

A week enjoying the spectacular coast of Northumberland, again.
Brussels

Brussels

Ahhhh, Brussels, the home of the sprout. Kas and me made a trip in February 2007 when it was still the depths of winter and it was pretty cold.
Meribel

Meribel

Skiing in Meribel. Well, I skied. Kas, Ami, Dennis and Linda did a lot of swimming, sitting in cafes and meeting me at the tops of mountains.