Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Old Windsor, Other, United Kingdom
Feb 16, 2017 - We are back on the road again!
Hi Everyone Some very exciting news. I have just become a Great Auntie. Great Aunt Liz, how regal that sounds. My sister's middle child, Rebecca, and her hubby Jamie, have had a beautiful baby girl which they have named Ella Rose. What a pretty name. Mum, dad and baby are all doing well. I have been in the UK since the beginning of December helping and supporting my mum and sister after dad’s passing. The baby news has certainly brought a new ray of sunshine into our lives. Being in the UK through the winter months has been interesting....Jump to full entry
Jun 30, 2014 - The Land of Jam and Jerusalem
Hi Everyone As we drove across northern France to Calais and the Euro Tunnel we stopped at a couple of amazing medieval towns. One was Fougeres with its beautifully preserved moated castle that was built between 1000 and 1500AD. Its role was to defend the Duchy of Brittany and to protect the people of the town which nestles in the valley below this great fortress with its round towers and high walls. In Vitre the narrow cobbled streets wind their way through the tumble and jumble of 15th century timber houses up to the castle entrance. This...Jump to full entry