The Winner Takes It All May 28th 2018 After the FA Cup Final last week, I have to admit I was scratching around for possibilities. It was a Bank Holiday weekend. The Other Half had us destined to visit the Outlaw, so the car pointed north again. The majority of leagues had completed their programme, so it was down to an hour or so of intrepid Internet searching to come up with a possible Cup Final whose geographical distance did not r ... read more
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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