Who else is fascinated nee mesmerised by the inflight route map especially on long haul flights? I am big time but then I’m a geographer and passionate traveller …… and there are always names I haven’t come across before this time it was Muhu which after researching I found it to be an island belonging […]
It’s been a while since I’ve travelled any distance by coach …………. not a form of transport The Grey Traveller would normally choose…….however pleasant surprise (albeit a two and a half hour journey) seats are spacious and comfortable, there are sockets to charge phones and snazzy blue lighting illuminating steps to each seat …….well done Lucketts.
Prague is very much a walkable city and can be explored in districts, this is how the Grey Traveller did it. Day One Old Town to include, Municipal Building, Goap Gallery and the Andy Warhol exhibition. Day Two Jewish area, convent and Ice Bar. Day Three Cross the Charles Bridge and explore the Castle area, river walk and Mala […]
A is for the ornate architecture in the historic district, every building a different colour. A is also for the astronomical clock on the old town hall in the square. B is for the beer museum and boat trips on the river. C is for Charles Bridge probably the most popular attraction in Prague which leads to […]
I love a Rosanna Ley book especially as the backdrop is often a real place ….I haven’t visited Belle Ile en Mer where it is mainly set but the descriptions of the coastline are drawing me to Brittany. The story brings an estranged mother and daughter back together. It’s been fifteen years and Colette returns to […]
Prague‘s Old Town Square is the hub of the city surrounded by many buildings which are all worth a closer look. Pastel colours mingle well with the terracotta roofs probably best seen on the observation area from the town hall. Street performers with cracking whips, large pandas and silver statues all seem to blend well with the […]
Mary Quant……synonymous with the sixties , with London and with that sharp hair cut. She of the mini dress and wet look macs. The exhibition was cleverly curated in a series of shop windows. A huge amount of exhibits and plenty of easy to read information boards. Writing was large enough for the middle aged ladies […]