Holidays

Very personal travel diaries of our various family holidays around the world, either as a complete family or in smaller groups.
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

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

On Honeymoon

2001 Madeira

2001 Prague

Road Trip! Road Trip!

Greek Odyssey

2003 Paris

2005 Whistler

2006 Les Arcs

La Rochelle 2009

Marrakech Express

St Malo 2010

2013 Berlin Marathon

Europe's Low Points

Munich Giga Event

Algarve 2015

2016 Valenciennes

2016 Chamonix

2017 Saint Omer

2017 Catalonia

2018 Dunkirk

2018 Italian Job

French Connection

Paris in the Autumn

Paris in the Autumn

I surprised Kas for her birthday by taking her on a flying visit to Paris, on the train.

Prince Bishops

Prince Bishops

Durham, in the English North-East, is the self-styled Land of the Prince Bishops. Never heard of them !

A Greek Odyssey

A Greek Odyssey

Two weeks of ancient history, dicing with death on the roads, and beautiful scenery.

Whitburn in Autumn

Whitburn in Autumn

A trip up north, not long after returning from our trip out west. Time for some artistic photography.

Road Trip ! Road Trip !

Road Trip ! Road Trip !

An epic road trip around the southwestern corner of the USA, including more National Parks and National Monuments than you can shake a stick at.

Luvverly Jubilee

Luvverly Jubilee

In early June 2002 we paid a visit down to Devon for a long weekend of farting about and the enjoying the seaside.

Madeira

Madeira

Home of fortified wines and some spectacular scenery. We found some pretty good weather too.

On Honeymoon

On Honeymoon

Nearly three weeks in Egypt by way of a little honeymoon celebration. It took “hot” to a whole new level.

Crete

Crete

In August 1999 Kas and me spent a week in Crete – our first ever “proper” summer holiday together. It was warm and sunny and very picturesque.

Portuguese Cities

Portuguese Cities

A work based trip to a couple of Portuguese cities, punctuated by a weekend with the good lady wife in the capital.

Round the Matterhorn

Round the Matterhorn

A week of skiing in Cervinia and generally round the Matterhorn with my usual bunch of skiing buddies. Boy was it cold.