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12 in 12 Challenge – March – AKA The Italian Job

Ciao! Continuing on with our 12 in 12 Challenge and March’s expedition was to Italy. Somewhere both of us have wanted to visit for ages but never got around to. After looking at various places, we decided on Rome and Pisa as a good start. As is usual, click on any gallery pictures to see full size. After a fairly straightforward journey to Manchester Airport, we had a couple of hours to spare before the …

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12 in 12 Challenge – February

This year I’ve told Patrick that we are going to make sure and do something out of our ordinary routine at least once each month. We often go out for tea and go to the theatre here in Hull so those things won’t count towards our 12 in 12 challenge. We do however spend lots of our weekends at home, we’re not sitting around idle, I’m sewing or some other crafting, or perhaps working on …

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12 in 12 Challenge – January

This year I’ve told Patrick that we are going to make sure and do something out of our ordinary routine at least once each month. We often go out for tea and go to the theatre here in Hull so those things won’t count towards our 12 in 12 challenge. We do however spend lots of our weekends at home, we’re not sitting around idle, I’m sewing or some other crafting, or perhaps working on …

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USA and Canada

I was actually more excited about our 3 night break in New York City than the rest of the holiday, as it’s a place I’ve always wanted to to visit, there was a lot of expectation to live up to. I had an itinerary worked out like a military campaign and had bought advance tickets for the Circle Line boat cruise around Manhattan, and Edge observatory on day one. Then day two was the Hop …

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Flamborough

As you know, we love our short breaks in Flamborough and as often seems to be the case, I’d booked for my birthday. The caravan is a different one to the one we usually stay in, a nicer verandah and what we thought was a better kitchen layout – more on that later! It was certainly more modern and comfortable and I liked it better. The views were nice too. For our first afternoon and …

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