Category Archives: Travel and Outings

Springtime in Krakow


A few weeks ago we set off for a long weekend in Krakow, Poland. Why Krakow? Well we both have one Polish parent and had been meaning, for years, to visit Poland but the factor which swung the decision, was … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Visit


We paid a flying visit to Edinburgh at the beginning of the week  and popped in to the Dovecot Studios, now established on the site of Edinburgh’s oldest public baths. Dovecot is one of the world’s leading contemporary tapestry studios … Continue reading

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Happy New Year


Things have been very hectic leading up to the New Year, with two exhibitions to oversee and Christmas to organise but we are on the last lap now. Manchester finished last week-end and London finishes this week-end. Then it’s packing … Continue reading

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Welsh Day Out


When we were in Manchester a couple of weeks ago, setting up the Dazzle Exhibition at the Town Hall, we treated ourselves to Sunday afternoon out at Ruthin Craft Centre in North Wales. It is one of our favourite places … Continue reading

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Glorious Cornwall


We have just recently returned from a long week-end in Fowey, Cornwall to celebrate my birthday and we had a splendid time from start to finish. The weather was glorious and we were even able to eat lunch outside in … Continue reading

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Pittenweem and First Show


On Sunday we set off for Fife to the Pittenweem Arts Festival. For once it was a clear and sunny day and the rain stayed away  all day. We visited dozens of exhibitions, some excellent others not so impressive. There … Continue reading

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Now a mans eye view of Greek Island hopping –


  My turn – same trip – man’s eye view: Hot it certainly was!  At times reaching 35 degrees or more (in Milos).    Had a brilliant time and like Christine, rarely tempted by the netbook.   Wi fi was available almost … Continue reading

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