Travel is all about discovering new places, new experiences and new adventures... or is it? Can travel be about returning to the same place again and again and discovering more nuances about a place? Years ago, I remember being very surprised when a friend was going back to the same holiday park in Devon for the third year in a row. I just couldn't understand why they'd … [Read more...] about Travel: returning to familiar places
Even as an adult I long to believe in fairies, especially the toothfairy (yes, that same toothfairy I have played on numerous occasions in the past few years.) ;-) If I've just lost a milk tooth will the toothfairy come and bring me money to replace it? Don't you think I would so deserve a toothfairy visit even at the age of 40 for having kept the tooth for 34 years … [Read more...] about Does the ToothFairy come when you loose your last milktooth at 40?
. . Having learnt to sail on Lake Balaton in Hungary, the lake and sailing are forever linked in my mind. Even though I have sailed further afield and wilder seas and oceans since, the Balaton still holds a special spot. This lake is amazing: It is the largest fresh water lake in Central Europe-78 km long and on average about 5 km wide (though ranging between 12 km at … [Read more...] about Great sailing adventures begin here