Rainy skies, good friends July 28th 2017 On Tuesday night we walked with Steve and Sue round the corner to the local pub, the Rose and Crown. It was Quiz night and as we had met through the quiz on the ship we had to get the team partly back together. We had dinner there and then managed to come equal last. The questions were pretty UK based but what did it for us was that there were only 20 general knowledge questions and then 20 identi ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom 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