Heading to the UK July 23rd 2017 Our trip to the World Champonships got underway on Friday night. We headed to Adelaide airport about 6pm for our flight on Emirates to Dubai. At check-in I was greeted with a cheery "Hi Mrs Mac! It is Lucy Holland" Handy to have an Old Scholar on the check in counter. She gave us seats in the front row of Economy but couldn't guarantee that we would have all three seats to ourselves. In the Qantas ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Worcestershire » Redditch 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
I love travelling and have done as much as I can over the 68 years of my life. Since retiring from teaching in 2012 I have been able to do even more and have enjoyed the diverse landscapes, cities, peoples and places I have visited. My travels have taken me to every continent and to over 87 countries.
I also love sharing my experiences by writing and uploading photos so others can perhaps be inspired to follow in my footsteps or to just go out and explore this wonderful planet on which we all live. I am also happy that I have found another blog site where this can occur after my original hos... full info