Category Archives: Christmas

Kinsale, Ireland

Its very colourful.   I’d like to spend more time here as there is so much to see.    We only looked at a couple of streets.   Theres a whole harbour and more we didn’t have time to visit.

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Cork

Great sunrise, cold and clear.   Spent some time in Cork before heading to Kinsale.

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Ireland

Well our ferry finally sailed – 4 days late.   The water was like a mill pond.   Best sailing ever!    Its been lovely so far – we will be here for about 4 weeks.   Lots of visiting … Continue reading

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London Xmas lights

The main lights were exactly the same as last year – disappointing.   However there were other fun things – and lights to see.

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Ugly Christmas Sweaters

Its a craze over here.   Wouldn’t work so much in Australia.

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London again

SantaCon – an annual pub crawl,  looks like fun.   Looked like a LOT of Santa’s.   The banter between the Santa’s and the Elves was hysterically funny.

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London

We stayed in London before heading to Southam and on to Ireland.   Unfortunately the UK has been hit by a weather bomb (meteorological term!!) and our ferry has been cancelled – repeatedly.   We will get there eventually but … Continue reading

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Brugge

Beautiful.   Lots of “gingerbread” houses.   It was just lovely.  We walked for miles.  

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Brussels chocolates and other treats.

Did you know that the good ones are made without preservatives?   So its best to eat them as soon as you are given them.  Truth.

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Carousel

Photos of the carousel.   Amazing detail.

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