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Oct 4, 2006 - From "The Shire" to "Mimi's Gite" - some small places

Welcome back - Photos still a problem. Still working on a solution. After Ireland things got a little less predictable. A storm moving in over the Irish Sea meant the ferry to the Isle of Man was cancelled. Option 1 was to fly on to Portsmouth and skip the Isle of Man (IofM); option 2 was a puddle jumper flight to Douglas, IofM - and since I had no idea what the I of M offered I took the 2nd option. After the usual security check-in, 6 of us trundled out to the runway and a small plane. The baggage handler turned out to be the pilot as...

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