Blyth Spartans & The North Korean Question April 27th 2019 I stand on foreshore and survey South Beach. Miami, you ask? A quick glance does not reveal any art deco splendour - or at least none that can see. I have left the Other Half behind today, which is possibly just as well because at this point she would be pointing out that in not much more travel time we could have nearly reached Florida. I am in South Beach, Blyth. A lesser known tourist hot spot ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Northumberland » Blyth 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... ... read more
The original purpose of the blog was the 20th wedding anniversary trip in 2006 / 2007 - Ashes cricket in Oz, setting off early in April and going the long way round!
The trip came to an end in February 2007 and for a while retrospective blogging was the only option (for reasons that you can find in the Road to Freedom).
There are still two to travel and the passport is now back in use in 2009. We get distracted in more than the odd football ground along the way, but it is all part of the journey.... full info