Monthly Archives: March 2012

My first “proper” camera

Thursday, March 29th 2012 In a post entitled Of cameras, Boots and a tortoise, I recounted my first steps in photography. At the risk of boring you further, I am continuing the story here. My next camera was a rather … Continue reading

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Return from Higham’s Park

Tuesday, March 27th 2012 Tigger went back to work today, leaving me to fetch the third member of the family back from her temporary accommodations. I set off as usual about 9.45 and caught the 205 to Liverpool Street station. … Continue reading

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Barcelona 2012 – Day 4 and last

Monday, March 26th 2012 Our flight was at 8 am which was, to say the least, somewhat inconvenient, but it was the cheapest flight available at the time we booked our trip. Allowing two hours to check in, etc, and … Continue reading

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Barcelona 2012 – Day 3

Sunday, March 25th 2012 A mi amigo catalán encontrado en el restaurante vegetariano “Organic” le dedico este artículo. Véase también el párrafo en francés más abajo. Today is Sunday and our second and last full day here. It is also … Continue reading

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Barcelona 2012 – Day 2

Saturday, March 24th 2012 The first night has passed well enough and I slept through it without waking once. The beds are comfortable and the room stayed at about the right temperature even though whatever I did to the air-conditioning … Continue reading

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Barcelona 2012 – Day 1

Friday, March 23rd 2012 To celebrate Tigger’s birthday, we are off on a short trip to Barcelona. We found an offer which included 3 nights in a hotel and the return journey by easyJet. We have a leisurely start for … Continue reading

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A short intermission

Thursday, March 22nd 2012 There will now be a short intermission, as they used to say between films in the cinema. Normal service will be resumed next week and then I shall fill in the gaps retrospectively in my usual … Continue reading

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