Start Here!

Where have we been, where are we going?

Welcome to our blog about our travels, some far and wide, some local. We write mostly about the cultural aspects of the places we visit including something about the architecture and landscape from a visual arts perspective. We encourage mindful travel, which to us means “understanding as well as looking” at something. We like cities more than country, museums, cathedrals, wine ……. but maybe not in that order. We hope you like what you see and will encourage us by commenting on posts and maybe following us too. Our upcoming travels are in France, Budapest, Cambodia, Myanmar.

18 thoughts on “Start Here!

  1. I am inspired by your blog. It seems that you have maintained your curiosity throughout life and your partnership. Beautiful! I plan to visit Portugal soon. Any ideas for “Must not miss” sites?
    I look forward to following your adventures.

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  2. Hi. I hope you two are enjoying your travels.
    I’ve added your blog to the list of my “Blogs I Like” blogroll. Please see this link -
    Scroll all the way down, to the right.

    Have fun 🙂


    • A good question Andrew! But first we spent a week in Budapest last year in April and loved it. Then moved on to Prague and hated it ….. we don’t do stag and hen parties at our time of life! In both cities we stayed at the Buddhabar Hotel, quite stunning and tells you something of our current lifestyle. (But we do know what it’s like to live in sh1t for weeks on end half way up Everest!) Planned Budapest trip is for Christmas. Your next trips?


      • Nice hotel but I still recommend the Gellert Spa!
        It seems that you and I agree about Budapest/Prague!
        Next for us is Ireland in July and Portugal in September. In between I will travel to Yarmouth with a pal to a caravan and with my daughter and grandchildren to France in August. In October we will take a holiday in Malta!

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