Life in a nutshell, 'cos it's better if you're nuts!

A collection of random thoughts, adventures, happenings and general goings on in the Gardner Family.
The Delphic Oracle

The Delphic Oracle

You used to be able to come here to foresee your future. I wish we’d known beforehand.

The Monasteries of Meteora

The Monasteries of Meteora

A collection of monasteries built in infeasible locations, resulting in some spectacular photographic opportunities.

Athens

Athens

A city of ancient culture, ancient architecture, and soldiers with pom-poms on their shoes.

A Greek Odyssey

A Greek Odyssey

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

The Final Leg

The Final Leg

And so came the day that comes at the end of all good holidays – the one where you have most of a day to kill before your flight home, and no particular enthusiasm for doing anything.