Visiting Australia | Sydney Melbourne Pt Douglas Don't suppose this picture is what you might first think of when thinking about Australia. We were a bit surprised as well. If you look through this Flickr album though, you'll see the usual things to, like the Sydney Opera House, a kangaroo and a tropical fish at the Great Barrier Reef. But you'll … Continue reading Visiting Australia | Sydney Melbourne Pt Douglas

Paris, Dublin and Ireland

In the balmy Spring of 2017 I flew to Paris for a couple of days, and then joined some happy returning EuroDisney travelers (not planned) for the Paris/Dublin flight, where I learned about apparently famous Irish potato chips.  I joined up with John in Dublin where he had been on business and we set off … Continue reading Paris, Dublin and Ireland

Edinburgh & London Report

I visited Edinburgh and London this past November and here is my report, in photos. The hotels stayed in were The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel, a grande dame set above the railway station in Edinburgh.  And in London, another Rocco Forte hotel, Brown's Hotel, a classic central Mayfair establishment which has been around longer … Continue reading Edinburgh & London Report