(Sand) Dancing The Night Away February 14th 2016 After the weather intervened in my previous attempt to check out the Sand Dancers, another opportunity arose to see the Julio Arca show. An Argentine Under 20 World Cup winning captain playing in the Ebac Northern League Division 2! A career cut short by injury, after gracing the giddy heights with both Sunderland and Middlesbrough, is now being reincarnated with the upwardly mobile South Shields ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Durham County » Darlington 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