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Aug 18, 2012 by


Fancy a trip to Aldeburgh? Aldeburgh!? Are you MAD!!!? MILES away! Two hours. In THIS heat? We have aircon. On a SATURDAY!  Nowhere to park. We can eat fish and chips on the sea wall. Fresh fish. Caught every day by locals (he knows my hooks). Never mind. Only a thought. Oh. Go on then. […]

Exploding Myths

Aug 12, 2012 by


          This is the last time, said he, we use cheap airlines. Air France in future. No cruddy ** hotels either, we’ll stay in luxury, in The Grand Hotel, Tours. Oh dear. ‘To travel hopefully is better than to arrive’ springs to mind (R. L. Stevenson). Air France doesn’t go to Tours. It goes to […]