In the Azores - nearly home April 4th 2012 Hello all – it’s been a while – we had Ports of call all close together therefore no time to write anything and followed by 6 days crossing the Atlantic. It is now Day 5 of the crossing with just Tuesday to go before arriving in the Azores on Wednesday – and it will be great to hit land again.
As I wrote at the end of the last one we attended the cocktails where once again after en ... read more
Europe » Portugal » Azores » Ribeira Grande Following its heyday as a world power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence in 1822 of Brazil a... ... read more
Hey! Am very excited and just about to set off on a holiday of a lifetime! Travelling to UK overnight tomorrow then off to see the world!
In Southampton now with 1 full day left in Blighty . eeeeeeeeeeek... full info