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Feeling hot hot hot.

First of all, sorry about not posting for a while – to make it up to you all, we’re now going to do four super long posts in a row. 728 more words

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On the road

THURSDAY AFTERNOON: Sitting in Flo’s Cafe, just south of Doncaster on the Great North Road. The chap on the next table is giving us advice on driving through France. 1,267 more words

Life

Tea and empathy

THERE is something perverse about packing a van on the hottest day on record in order to drive to Spain in search of the sun. The irony is not lost on me as I struggle to fit the Fiamma bike rack I purchased on eBay from a chap in Holmfirth, and stack boxes of belongings, and restack them until they complete the three-dimensional jigsaw that represents the past thirty-three years of our lives . 271 more words

Life

Beginning at the end . . .

WHERE do I start with something like this? This isn’t really the beginning because it feels more like the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end. 523 more words

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Dear fellow road user ...

Dear fellow road user,
I recognise your right to drive below the speed limit. Most of the time it’s not against the law and sometimes that’s the safer option. 162 more words

Eclectica

Lacanau or never

Last Monday we went to Palmyre Zoo, where we saw sealions play trumpets, monkeys in hammocks and wolves a-prowling. While Darius wasn’t a huge fan of seeing the larger animals in enclosures, the zoo made up for it with a large park where you are thrown to the goats, not lions. 328 more words

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Bienvenew chapter of our journey

Since last we spoke, our adventures have been most peculiar! Among foreigners from distant lands and cultures unknown, we find ourselves indubitably in the warmest regions of our travels so far, feeling no chagrin or malcontent towards the climate. 555 more words

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