Travels of the Hairy One Moved to SiteGround Getting away from photography, here’s something from my other, more technical, persona. Travels of the Hairy 1 is now hosted on SiteGround. And they have impressed me. Now, let’s give that a bit more context. As an IT Manager I have established and manage a 24×7 system […]
Travel hardware for your holiday blogging and photos? You need a laptop, right? Wrong. There are better, cheaper ways to do it. And they may surprise you.
Breaking waves and ships. As the waves break on the beach, the ships sil across the horizon, or wait patiently at anchor to enter harbour.
Beautiful spring sky over Cheshire one morning. from 500px Big Cheshire Sky via IFTTT Big Cheshire Sky A beautiful spring morning in Cheshire, looking over a golf course at Mottram Hall Hotel in Macclesfield. I stayed in Macclesfield on a trip. As I was leaving the hotel I was presented with this view, and really […]
A pretty urban rainbow. As we arrived home here was a rainbow over a neighbor’s house a little way up the street. Have mobile, will get the picture.
Breaking waves on a beach. On holiday it can be great to just sit in the sun and watch the waves break on the beach. Check this out.
Blue skies and blue sea. On a warm coast. Just the cure for bleak English winter weather. These were taken on the beach in kwaZulu Natal in South Africa.
The Snowdrops are Out Snowdrops in Evenley Wood Gardens on the opening day of 2017 via Instagram There we were, sitting enjoying Saturday brunch. Remarkably, given the recent gloomy, cold overcast weather, the sun came out. We decided a walk in the woods was good idea. I have to say that the African in […]
Brook Bay And Chalk Cliffs Source: Brook Bay And Chalk Cliffs on the Isle of Wight on my pixels.com gallery. Thinking about our travel plans for 2017. Here’s a picture of Brook Bay on the Isle of Wight from a trip a few years ago. We stopped to have a look at the scenery and […]
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Santorini Memory So January has been a ridiculously crowded and busy month. Nothing unusual, actually. It just means that there are a couple of posts sitting waiting to be finished. In the meantime, as we think about our travel plans for the years, here’s one from my Instagram collection, taken in Santorini while on holiday […]
At The End Of The Day At the end of the day on holiday on a beach at Sandown on the Isle of Wight a couple of years ago. We found a cafe and enjoyed the last of the daylight on the beach with a couple of drinks. The photo was a bit of an […]
You saw a couple of the classic cars in the Brackley Market Place in a previous post. Here are my other photos from this event. It does get a bit worrying when you are taking pictures of “classic” cars, some of which were new and exciting when you were younger. Nevertheless it was a good […]
Source: Tenby Under Clouds / 500px Tenby in Pembrokeshire Tenby in Pembrokeshire is perhaps my favourite seaside holiday spot in the UK. It’s one of those places where you can choose central accommodation, park the car and walk to the beautiful beaches and some great restaurants. on this particular trip we took a boat across […]
A taster from the Classic Cars in the Marketplace in Brackley on 27th December. There was a good turnout with some interesting classic cars on show.
2016 Highlights 2016 Highlights. Somehow it’s always easy to remember the plans that went wrong, and the tough parts. Bute here are the highlights of our 2016 year of new travel and interesting places. Travels Vilanculos Nerja With many work commitments and changes we decided to take a little early March break. We found Nerja, […]