Flame Throwers and Grand Central

So …first morning in NYC and not many places we passed were open at 9am for breakfast on a Sunday, so we caved in and went to Starbucks. After a short stop we… Continue reading

Arrival in New York

So finally…our BIG trip has arrived. We booked this up back in February using our Avios point we’d saved and also with the help of our BA AMEX card voucher. So effectively we… Continue reading

Bye Bye Islay

Our wee Jaunt to Jura

Visiting the first of eight distilleries

Landing on Islay

Eurovision videos

Eurovision weekend

Up and Over London

Well, we’ve had a fun few days in London on the way back from Berlin. We’ve certainly walked a lot, shopped a lot and eaten a lot 😉 ….but hey….isn’t that what holidays… Continue reading

Berlin Zoo and the Underground Bunker

Another wonderfully sunny day in Berlin, and we decided to head off to the Zoo. It opened in 1844, was flattened during war, then rebuilt to what it is today. Covering 84 acres… Continue reading