Look What They Did – Vandalism


Look what they did to the Bell Tower in Perth. Criminal, vandalism is what I say When the tower was first constructed it was surrounded by park land and fountains. Was visible from all directions and from along the shore line. This is what one travel blogger had to say ……. This is the hallmark… Continue reading Look What They Did – Vandalism

Vacances en France – 2018 – Conques


During our earlier foray to Entraygues-sur-Truyere, whilst stood on the dam watching an otter fishing, I had bumped into a pair of cyclists. British as it happens. We had a chat and about each others holiday destinations etc. During this conversation I had mentioned the light show we had witnessed at Chartres. In response they… Continue reading Vacances en France – 2018 – Conques

Vacances en France – 2018 – Polminhac


After the previous days travels around Murat, St Flour and Garabit we decided on a gentle start to the day, followed by a short afternoon trip over to Polminhac, where we planned to visit Chateau Pesteills Perched on its steep rock, 750m above sea level , the old fortress Polminhac proudly dominates the valley of Cère.The… Continue reading Vacances en France – 2018 – Polminhac

Bloated ?


Just over two weeks ago I set off to France on vacation. Every time I go away I make several promises to myself. I’m not going to overeat, I’m going to eat lots of salads, I’m going to lay off the bread and I’m going to get some exercise. Of course I jettison most of… Continue reading Bloated ?