Wednesday 18th March

The anniversary of the day we met.  I celebrate by cleaning the house furiously from top to bottom, paying particular attention to all the door handles, the taps and the…

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Monday 16th March

A sunny day is forecast and we decide to drive to the nearest beach we can reach.  Weston super Mare isn’t exactly a destination at the top of everyone’s bucket…

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Sunday 15th March

My sister on holiday in Spain texts me to say that lockdown has been imposed and that she is confined to her hotel room until she can get a plane…

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The “Idle” Traveller …

I was booked onto an early morning bird watching hike this morning, departing at 5.45am.  There was no need for an alarm though - the howler monkies were up and…

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Buen Provecho – Osa Peninsula
Blue Morpho butterfly - beautiful even with wings closed in this light

Buen Provecho – Osa Peninsula

The day started early at 5am with a beautiful sunrise - doubled by its reflection in the Pacific Ocean.  The first few minutes just before I wake up are usually like…

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