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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Kids: re-enacting the Crystal Maze

Terrible weather + kids= cabin fever. If you’re a parent and you live in England, or indeed any other cold, rainy country that hasn’t had a proper summer since your … Continue reading

May 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

Finding the source of the Thames

Tuesday lunchtime. The end of a business meeting in Cirencester and a dull drive back to London beckoned and the sense of four hours wasted in the car. What better … Continue reading

May 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wild camping in Burgundy – a microadventure

Ah, camping, so many memories… Terrible memories that is. As a boy, I was made to trudge across Dartmoor in my Navy Combined Cadet Force (CCF) outfit in various character-building … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Taking a bike on Eurostar from London to Paris and onto Burgundy

It seemed so straightforward at the time. How hard can it be to take a bicycle across the European rail network? Four bike rides and four train rides later I … Continue reading

May 3, 2013 · Leave a comment