I enjoyed a day trip to London yesterday, to go and watch the annual Christmas concert at the Royal Albert Hall. This is the first time I’ve been but it is an annual festive show they do, with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the National Youth Choir of Great Britain and the Royal Choral Society. Continue reading
I normally find that by mid-late May the weather in Germany is warm and Sunny – perhaps the odd thunderstorm. I was lucky last year to get temperatures of 30°c down in Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria. This year I won’t be that far South so I don’t think I’ll get quite that! But I hope that, in travelling the last weekend in May, I will get some decent weather. Continue reading
Normally when I drive back to and from London I use the M25 and avoid the busy Heathrow section out by cutting through Bracknell using the A329(M) and M3. But for a change – on the basis it was the… Continue reading
Monday evening live with Fred Hart. An eclectic mix of music, interesting chat, and Fred’s take on the day’s events.
Thursday was a cool and overcast day, and the wind was up. Not really a beach day, so in the morning we went in to town to have a proper walkabout there, have a drink with a view, and top… Continue reading
Crossed the border from Rheinland-Pfalz in to Hessen and spend a couple of hours in the town of Rüdesheim.
I used the Seilbahn (Cable Car) to get across from the centre of Koblenz to the fortress.
A view along the Rhine looking towards the centre of Boppard.
I returned to Athens mid-afternoon and immediately changed in to shorts and t-shirt: It was quite warm as I walked from the railway station to my hotel. After checking in to the hotel I left my luggage in my room…
As we head in to October the weather turns colder and I begin to wish I was living in a warmer country.