Monthly Archives: June 2011

Another way to read ebooks

I recently asked the question “How do you read ebooks?” and explained that I had unexpectedly found a way to do this on my Blackberry mobile phone. I also went on to remark “Now that I have perfected the art … Continue reading

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Home to a heat wave

We arrived home from our trip yesterday evening and our first reaction on leaving the train in London was “How hot it is!” While we were away, it seems, the meteorological mice came out to play and London has been … Continue reading

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Manchester 2011 – Day 8

Today we return to London but as we deliberately bought train tickets for this afternoon, we have the morning free. The idea is to take our luggage into town with us and leave it at the station while we spend … Continue reading

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Manchester 2011 – Day 7

For once the day has started sunny. We could have done with this yesterday for our visit to the seaside at Morecambe but the important thing is to make the most of it on our last full day. We plan … Continue reading

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Manchester 2011 – Day 6

We had been planning a trip to Morecambe Bay but had been waiting for good weather. As we have only two full days left – today and tomorrow – we thought we had better go today. Unfortunately, the day has … Continue reading

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Manchester 2011 – Day 5

We are having a day in town today. After breakfasting in the hotel room we went out to look for our first destination of the day, the Transport Museum. We walked down from the hotel to Queen’s Road and caught … Continue reading

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Manchester 2011 – Day 4

At first the sky was a uniform grey with no gaps or features. Later the cloud cover became more dramatic with storm clouds gathering – not exactly what you want on a holiday, especially when you have travel in mind. … Continue reading

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