More in hope than expectation

With the recently-revealed UK plan to move out of lockdown, my mind turns to travel planning. I've become quite accustomed to having travel plans dashed over the last year, so any remaining trips in the calendar for 2021 are...conceptual, at best. We decided to book a long weekend in Mallorca, to see the in-laws. It's… Continue reading More in hope than expectation

What a difference a year makes…

This time last year - before the great lockdown of 2020 - I was luxuriating in the Mediterranean sun. My iPad’s photos app reminded me of the stark contrast with today’s situation first thing this morning. TheFrankFlyer and I were in Mallorca, visiting his parents. We had the most incredibly time, owing largely to the… Continue reading What a difference a year makes…

So…Sitges

It probably goes without saying that I had an absolute blast in Sitges last week. I always do. And this time, with the added bonus of no mobile phone theft! We flew to Barcelona, via Madrid, with Iberia - which was pretty grim. It's not often I'm actually scared of the cabin crew, but the… Continue reading So…Sitges