Just a photo of the Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards-on-Sea. As I struggled along the beach area in the post storm Eleanor winds, this grand out building stood out. Somewhere to stay on another visit?
Being in the area with a few hours of winter daylight left, we took a drive to Hastings, where we found ourselves at St Leonards beach on a windy afternoon after storm Eleanor.
Robertsbridge in East Sussex. An interesting little English village near Hastings and near the site of the 1066 Battle of Hastings.
It’s a survival thing. As the winter winds, rain and snow come in. As we scrape the ice off the car in the morning. It’s time to plan for the year 2018. How can we be “Gone to the Beach”.
That was 2017 2017 is one of those years where we can say we did a lot and enjoyed ourselves. Some of it has been blogged, some not. Read my next post for more on […]
Birmingham Christmas Weekend Our Birmingham Christmas weekend trip, actually a couple of weeks before Christmas, for the Christmas market seems to have become an annual event. This year we headed to Birmingham by train on […]
Over time the Durban Beachfront has evolved and changed. On our trip it was still a great place to drop in for breakfast in sight of the sea.
Durban skyline from the ski-boat club near the harbour entrance, under a dramatic sky. It was a grey day but a bit of help from Snapseed improved the view 😊 We spent a bit […]
The Valley of a Thousand Hills seen from Botha’s Hill on the Comrades marathon route between Durban and Pietermaritzburg in kwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.