Let's just say Dad has a really big extended family in the UK - no denying my ancestry is in England. It was really cool to meet so many people that I am related to. Kel & I ventured around Nottingham with my Gran's sister 'Aunty Bettie' and her husband Gerald. England is actually just like I pictured it (when its not raining) - green and proper - it was beautiful.
Back from Africa, in South Africa for the next 2 months and then its off to the UK for a 3 week Contiki, 2 weeks unplanned and then 2 weeks with my family.
Some of my other trips include:
* USA & Canada
* South African Road trips
* Malaysia & Australia
* England & Canary Islands
* African Adventure
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Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear...more info