Photography- Hopes and Dreams

Here are a few photographs from a recent holiday. We thoroughly enjoyed and were very well cared for by the hotel staff. Looking around however made me consider Hopes and Dreams The hotel had recently been refurbished having been in existence for 50 years. Indeed when we arrived […]

Fitness-Concept2Rowing- Atlantic Challenge.

Having just passed one of the Concept2Rowing milestones recently I was feeling rather encouraged. At the gym however, there was a team who are due to compete in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge which is in another league altogether. https://www.taliskerwhiskyatlanticchallenge.com/ The team in question was “The Ocean 5” […]

Travel-Ice Cream

Ice cream is the classic symbol of holiday travel. It could be that Soft Ice cream cone you had as a child on a day trip to the beach or now that you older a wonderful dish at the holiday resort you are visiting. We were on holiday […]

Photography-Summer warmth

Just a few of photographs from a recent holiday. Notice how close the sea level is to the beach front chairs and umbrellas. So the following piece from the BBC was of some concern. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-48337629 When one also considers that to get there on holiday one has to […]

Travel -Seeing the sea

The sea has an enormous power and draw. How often do we look for a seaside holiday? If you can’t be there just now, the following video might help pass the time till it’s your chance The sea is just a few feet away and although the waves […]

Fitness-Concept2Rowing milestone

Those who have followed my blog can see that I have been slowly moving towards one of those targets on the Concept2 rowing log. https://log.concept2.com/signup Its quite simple really- grab the row bar, tense and straighten legs, engage core and straighten up then pull with arms. Once final […]