Tag Archives: Eurostar

Frayed leather

What a devastating day! The loop that holds the shoulder strap on my Scaramanga vintage leather satchel broke today. It was very upsetting and I’m not sure I’ll get over it. I’ve written to Scaramanga to see if they can … Continue reading

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Replaced by fog

I stepped off the train in Farnham at around midday, having been very lucky in my connections from St Pancras, into a world of white. Not the nice white of Paris but the slightly off-white of foggy Farnham. According to … Continue reading

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Eurostar is a star

Back in July (the 7th to be exact) we booked a trip to Paris. The Eurostar tickets are a lot cheaper when you book so well in advance but it doesn’t change the level of service and comfort you receive. … Continue reading

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London – Paris – Zurich

The last time I was in France, the heavens opened up and I was straining my eyes to see ahead of the car through the teaming rain. This time, it seemed, I was in for more of the same. Except, … Continue reading

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Snowbound

A beautiful blue day with lovely white snow…everywhere. The temperature did not rise above -3ish. We have been debating about the sense in travelling to Paris tomorrow but the decision has been made for us. This morning I tried to … Continue reading

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