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Sunday in bed with Gaz

Suffering because of yesterday I spent most of the day in bed. An awful waste but I think I’m coming down with a cold so probably the best place for me. It wasn’t just the alcohol, it was because of … Continue reading

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Welsh mining

It was another productive day at Woking, though it didn’t start off so well. Normally, when I turn up, there’s someone in the office to open the security door for me but not this morning. When this happens I have … Continue reading

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A wheel spinning Shakespeare

Handlebards is a group of performers who present Shakespeare in quite an original way. And, while it may seem a little odd, it makes the Elizabethen more than a little accessible to a modern audience. The women we saw performing … Continue reading

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Working it

I find that any extended time away from the gym equates to a bit of pain. So, two weeks in Queensland then a week in Milan with only one gym visit between the two is enough to set me back … Continue reading

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Lots of manuals

Before going too much further, I feel I need to start with a photo of part of last night’s dinner. It’s based on an entree I had in Milan on Pizza Night. It was steamed asparagus with a buttery lemon … Continue reading

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And home we go

Sorry Monali, I meant to photograph my breakfast but I ate it. As usual, on holiday, we were up early, packed and ready to roll by 8:30am. We caught a taxi to Linate Airport and joined a queue to check-in. … Continue reading

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Milan smells like jasmine

Today we visited an amazing house after wandering around an equally amazing shopping precinct not far from our hotel. And it was the hottest day so far this trip. The temperature tripped over the 30 degree mark. The shopping precinct … Continue reading

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When design beats utility

After the excitement of yesterday’s trip to the lake, we decided today we’d go for a walk in the park. It wasn’t just any park though, it was the Parco Sempione within which one can find an arena, a castle, … Continue reading

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Changes of table can’t be effected

Lake Maggiore is not that far from Milan. It’s to the north and is one of the Big Three lakes. We’ve been to Lake Como (and loved it), we have yet to go to Lake Garda and now we’ve been … Continue reading

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Quick dissolving sugar

This post needs a couple of sub-titles. As well as ‘Quick dissolving sugar’ it also needs to be ‘The day we changed hotels’ and ‘The day Gaz deleted his photos.’ Still, let’s keep it with ‘Quick dissolving sugar’ because I … Continue reading

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