Tag Archives: Bronze

Canada – Victoria Day 2

This morning we left after breakfast for the Butchart Gardens – simply beautiful.  It was a bit of a wild life tour on the way.  There were otters swimming in the bay, deer ravaging the very expensive golf course, and … 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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Brugge

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

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Boston USA – Days 3 & 4 and home.

Spent 2 more days wandering around Boston in the beautiful weather.    In deference to my now seriously dodgy knee (the dip in the canal ended up being worse than I first thought) we caught the hop on-hop off trolley … Continue reading

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Leicster

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Foxton Locks

Great views from the top.   Good pubs at the bottom.   Lot of colour and movement.   We initially told we were being held for 1 1/2 hours at the top of the locks to give the boats at … Continue reading

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The National Memorial Arboretum

Yesterday the weather looked like it was going to be ok, and it was.  We decided to go to the NMA – which is a bus ride away.   We thought we would walk to the village to get some … Continue reading

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