Coronavirus Times - A Life In Lockdown April 1st 2020 I concluded my last Travelblog with the obvious statement, that future releases were going to be thin on the ground in the foreseeable. The UK finally joined the consensus of a lockdown being a smart idea, in the light of the COVID 19 cases rising dramatically by the day. In such as Italy and Spain, the measures had already been in place a while with no obvious effect on the death tolls being repo ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England 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