Jim is an underpaid & overworked Public Servant. Cheryl is a brilliant mother, excellent artist & outstanding teacher of art to Primary Children.
Jim loves bushwalking & traveling. Cheryl loves traveling & occasional bushwalks. Cheryl (Grandma) is devoting more & more of her time to her Grandson Hudson. Jim (Jimpa) will when Hudson can bushwalk!!
We eagerly await the arrival of another Grandson in June 2011
Monthly Archives: May 2011
Yep, we’re here, Naxos Island Greece. Arrived at 0:30 (that’s a.m.!) from Prague. Veging today. As soon as I finish this blog, I’m gunna hop in that swimming pool. It’s almost right outside our room. But 1st the journey. We … Continue reading
Yes, we made it! Even though we were illegally on several trains (despite repeated attempts to make it legal, but no-one was interested. We discovered later why none of the Italians could help us.) we quietly slipped into Prague. We … Continue reading
We’re in Venice!!! Can you get much more of a Venetian image than that above? I bet you’ve heard all those stories about how expensive it is to go on a gondola in Venice? Well they are true! About $120 … Continue reading
Cheryl is in Seventh Heaven. She has visited Florence and Ravenna. So, a report on both. The photo above is the 1st Mosaic we encountered in Ravenna. It’s a ‘Where’s Wally?’ kind of photo. (And I’m NOT the Wally!) Florence: … Continue reading
A lot to relate in this blog. An old writing adage says don’t use 10 words if you can use 3. In Italy it is don’t use 10 words if you can use 300. I’ll try and split the difference. … Continue reading
Saturday 14/5: The photo above is taken from the roof terrace of our hotel. Fantastic views from up there and we’ve had it to ourselves for most of the afternoon. The photo below is taken from street level looking up. … Continue reading