I didn’t know what to write about today, so posted a couple of ‘shorts’ earlier, then discovered this would be my 800th entry. I couldn’t let that go by without some form of landmark.
Despite my ‘old age’, I haven’t really done very much or visited far and away places, not that I have regrets, just that earlier in my life I either had no inclination or money!
My first trip abroad was our honeymoon in Amsterdam in 1991. I was so excited about having a passport and going to another country, the wedding took second billing (though our wedding night was a hoot!). We went back in 1993 and that was my first trip on a plane, so you can see I was a bit of a late starter in the traveling stakes.
Hubby and I have been to Eurodisney, and we were probably two of the biggest kids in our party of three coach loads from work. We had a Social Club and got massive subsidies, so a weekend away (cabin on overnight ferry, one night Eurodisney hotel, 1 and a half days entrance and return ferry trip) all for the price of £30 a head was exceptional value. I had my silhouette cut out and framed (which is packed away here somewhere) as a memento.
I went on a business trip to Europe, this being Luxembourg, Geneva and Milan then back to London in 4 days. I didn’t see much of Luxembourg, but I did see this