Before our last week in North Yorkshire, had any chance to gain traction I received a notification from Airbnb regarding searches for places to stay in Wales. Apparently, the searches had increased by 300% since the last time I looked, which was actually only the previous day. I wondered if there was a big event… Continue reading A Long Weekend in Wales Part 1
Another sunny day in Surrey. It was also the day we had finished another housesit our 31st through Trusted Housesitters. Best of all we had a few days free. To roam as we please. It was time to hit the road, to our first destination: Dorchester-On-Thames Heading out the gate we turned right in the direction… Continue reading Roadtrip – Surrey to Nth Yorkshire Pt 1
As most of you are aware, we have been in Turkey since late February. With a week in Istanbul Postcards from Istanbul, we then flew down to complete another housesit in Dalyan, this was a repeat one caring for one gentle and adorable always smiling dog called Tequila, and two equally lovable cats Charlie and Kizzy, not… Continue reading Heading off to “Dear Old Blighty”
Istanbul A city of contrasts, Where Europe meets Asia, East meets West, Old meets new!
After a quick farewell to Sarah and family, not, of course, forgetting the loveable Fudge. Which is always hard to do. As he gives us that hangdog look, that says to us, "What's happening, why are you leaving?", Though of course once the changing of the guard is executed, he will be back into his… Continue reading Roadtrip – Marbella to Madrid
The end of January saw us off again, on a roadtrip. This time in reverse. With a few slight alterations, a quick glance at the map, it looks more of a straight line heading down rather than the previous journey which included more curves. Day One - Espalais to San Sebastion A cheerful "au revoir",… Continue reading Roadtrip: France to Spain
The cold wind had made its way back to the coast, a sweet reminder for us that we were heading for less temperate days and colder nights, as we headed up north towards our first pitstop. Even in winter mode, nothing says "holiday" more than a car, a suitcase, sunglasses, or perhaps in our… Continue reading Roadtrip – Spain to France