Tag Archives: Travel

Marine Mammals

My favourite fact of the trip is that NZ has no native land mammals. Think about it…there are a couple of native species of bat, but apart from that NZ is land of the birds, isn’t evolution amazing? It explains … Continue reading

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Oops..

OK, so I started my New Zealand trip with the very best of intentions: I would blog, probably not every day or about everything that I did, but I would try to post regularly. As you can see, that hasn’t … Continue reading

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New Zealand 2012 Itinerary

Later on this year Andrew and I are going to take some time out of real life in order to do a bit of travelling.  It’s something that we’ve been talking and thinking about for quite some time, but up to … Continue reading

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I ♥ New York – Part 3

The final day of our trip was a little greyer and colder than we had got used to, but again we headed off to make the most of the time we had. The first stop was the Flatiron building, another … Continue reading

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I ♥ New York – Part 1

Wow, New York is amazing! On 12 March Mr M and I flew into Newark airport for a short stay in the big apple. We stayed in the Affinia Dumont on East 34th Street, not far from the Empire State … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Dar Azure

Dar Azure, Marrakech, Morocco. March 2009

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Resolutions Revisited

Back in January I made a list of resolutions, things that I would do in 2011. I thought that it was about time that I took another look at them, sort of as an end of year review! Continue running. … Continue reading

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Dalyan, Turkey

Back in late September Mr M and I spent 10 days in Turkey. Yes, I know that it was a long time ago, but my blogging has been a bit neglected lately. Anyway, better late than never here is a … Continue reading

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Harrogate and York

After Center Parcs I was more than ready for a bit of relaxation and the Turkish Baths in Harrogate were the perfect place to do that. The Victorian baths are made up of a steam room, a cold plunge pool … Continue reading

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Gear review – Keen Arroyo ii

Last year I bought a pair of Teva Kayenta sandals for my trip to America. They are very pretty but turned out not to be rugged enough for the walking that we did in Yosemite and Bryce Canyon. This meant … Continue reading

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