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Peru Adventures with our Irish visitors We had been looking forward to Friday 15th November for a number of weeks, as on this day two great friends Robin and Claire arrived from The Republic of Cork to Lima in Peru to travel with us for 24 days. After a joyous meeting in the airport, dinner … Continue reading
It was time for us to take another mini holiday from our truck (or should I say fact finding and exploratory mission) and so the Galapagos Islands off the coast of Ecuador was our destination. It is always sad leaving our truck, but more importantly we had to find a secure place to park it … Continue reading
Antarctica – What landscapes can I expect to see?
There are loads of landscapes that you might see in Antarctica, and I have tried to show a sample of some of them here. These images were shot on our trip with Quark Expeditions from Ushuaia in Argentina. When we got back from that trip, we wrote up 2 blog posts about it, The first … Continue reading
You put the left foot in, the left foot out….
In a little village in the mountains in Morocco, the people have to be very self sufficient. That includes footwear, from Design, Prototype, Manufacture, Quality Control and distribution and Sales. We managed to see all that happen in about 20 minutes in a shop that measured about 6 feet by 8 feet. There were 2 … Continue reading
Monday Morning Shopping
Taliouine is really just a village but is the centre for saffron and is only grown in this area, and harvested in September and October. It has a really good Souk held every Monday. We arrived at 9.30 and it was in full swing,really lovely seeing people greeting each other, having coffee together, haggling over … Continue reading
Anyone feeling blue?
Morocco is a very visually inspiring place. Some spots are just like home, where agriculture is the main way of life, and it’s the same tractors, ploughs etc, but most of it is so different it’s a feast for the eyes. We spent a few hours in the town of Chefchaouen, where we took these … Continue reading