A Diary of Our North Lakes Traverse: Day 1 – We took the Virgin train to Penrith, really quiet & comfortable, a train journey we don’t get back home. Then… Read more . . .
Walking in the Lake District: Diary Day 2 – The morning was misty early, then beautiful walking weather. Ambled along the East and South side of Ullswater, pleasant and sunny,… Read more . . .
Diary Day 4 – Into the Storm The weather’s meant to change today. Cool and cloudy early so we set out straight after brekky and decide to take the ”… Read more . . .
A thin smudge of trees along a flat horizon frames bright green polders, beneath grey tumbling clouds in a misty sky. Welcome to Alphen aan den Rijn, a nondescript village… Read more . . .