Pre-Christmas weekend away in Keswick, Cumbria

Pre-Christmas weekend away in Keswick, Cumbria

After a planned camping weekend in October was washed out, we decided to book another weekend away this side of the New Year. Keswick became the obvious choice for somewhere to go when the weather might not be so nice – it has excellent amenities and equally...
On the road again…

On the road again…

If travel is “a strategy for accumulating photographs” (Susan Sontag), I figure Mum, Dad and I with our three cameras did well on their latest visit. It was a two centred trip starting in Essex and ending in Cheshire…  On the last night of the visit, we...
Buon giorno Milano!

Buon giorno Milano!

I had a little trip to the Italian fashion capital that is Milan last week… I was there for a workshop and although there wasn’t a lot of spare time to explore the city, I did manage a little wander… Milan Cathedral – the Duomo di Milano – is amazing.  It...
Our own private island

Our own private island

We celebrated Paul’s birthday this year with a lovely little trip to the Cotswolds. We set off on Friday morning heading for Cirencester and arrived at lunch time – perfect timing to sample the delights of the food market that was occupying the town...
The land of fire and ice

The land of fire and ice

On the way back from our snowy and wintery Christmas in Canada, we stopped for a few days in Iceland to explore a small corner of this fascinating country. My camera was in action every day trying to get a few pictures that captured the nature of this surreal place....