Monthly Archives: July 2012

Tuesday 31st July

    Generally it was a busy day with many people leaving the taxing of their car until the last minute.   At times it was difficult to keep up with what was happening in the three-day eventing.   It’s … Continue reading

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Monday 30th July

  Where were you on this day 46 years ago? I remember as I was in a Police House in Benllech  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benllech on Anglesey between 3pm and 6pm. I was camping with the school and it was World Cup final … Continue reading

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July 23rd – July 29th

  Another week flies by. One week ago we had just landed at Bristol and it was strangely warm when alighting from the aeroplane. Back into the routine on Monday as if we had never been away although I did … Continue reading

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Barcelona – Day 4

It was our last day in Barcelona so we tried to get started as early as we could (subject to the powers of recovery from the beer and the Cointreau!) We packed our cases and checked out, leaving our luggage … Continue reading

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Barcelona – Day 3

  A reasonably early start as me and my friend Bill were off to visit the Nou Camp http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camp_Nou Rather than a sit down American breakfast we found a super patisserie where I bought a wonderful apple croissant and then … Continue reading

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Barcelona – Day 2

  The plan for Day 2 was to meet up with our friends who were also in Barcelona for a few days and head off to the ‘Capital of Cava’. We left the hotel and stopped off for an American … Continue reading

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Barcelona Day 1

Hello, I’m back. Here are a few of my memories of Barcelona. Day 1 – left Bampton @ 4:30 am! We arrived in reasonable time at Bristol Airport, trying to not get caught in those horrible speeding cameras on the … Continue reading

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