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Young Elephant Sets Off On A 1,300-Mile Quest To Find A Mate

Kandula, a young male Asian Elephant, has spent his entire life at the Smithsonian National Zoo. But around 1 p.m. on Tuesday, the 13-year-old animal got into a flatbed tractor-trailer and left his Washington, D.C., home to begin his 1,300-mile quest to find a mate. 185 more words

For the love of tea

I drink a lot of tea, mainly the herbal variety. I stopped drinking alcohol well over a year ago so I’m always on the lookout for interesting and flavoursome drinks. 470 more words

Shopping In E17

Tea for Elephants! (Kind of. Read on...)

Part of my time in England was spent on an antiquing tour. Eight days visiting 15+ antique fairs and centers – too fun. One of these antique fairs we visited was in an old castle called Kelham Hall. 655 more words


A week in Whitby

A Week in Whitby

At 09:30 on Saturday 3rd August 2013, we arrived at Royal Northumberland Yacht Club. ‘Kandula’ was moored in her usual place. I had lifted her out during the week and given her a scrub down and anti foul. 2,007 more words

Racing is going to the Dogs!

Sunday 6th January 2013. A date to remember; enter it into your diary, you may not see the likes again. The Mayans didn’t predict a momentous day such as this. 1,466 more words

A cruise up the coast

Kandula goes cruising-
I have often been told that cruising Gentlemen don’t sail to windward. I was therefore, so pleased that my cruising company consisted of… 2,872 more words