Monthly Archives: June 2012

How many holes does it take to fill the Albert Hall?

One of the attractions I wanted to take in while in London was The Beatles Walk.  I didn’t actually have time to do the scheduled walk, but I did a few Beatles locations on my own walks around London.  There … Continue reading

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Trains, planes & automobiles + the tube, cabs, boats and a yellow submarine- the final London segment

The Taylor’s group headed to their last assignment this Friday morning – Warwick College.  I had picked up a head cold from a combination of the change in weather from Canada to England, jet lag, and just being run down … Continue reading

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Trains, planes & automobiles continued

Day 4 – Cardiff, Wales   Next on the list of colleges to visit was Cardiff College in Wales.  This time we departed from the train station at Kings Cross.  The high speed trains fly at 125 miles per hour. … Continue reading

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles…….and cabbies and tubes

(Day 1-2) “England swings like a pendulum do, bobbies on bicycles two by two, Westminster Abbey, the Tower of Big Ben, the rosy red cheeks of the little children”  – Roger Miller     England really does swing, and we … Continue reading

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Week 5 in Canada – 2012 June 10-16

Sadly we arrived at the last week of our ‘great Canadian vacation’.  There has been a lot of good times with family & friends, food, parties, games, and pets.  We went to church early Sunday morning, so Arlene could make … Continue reading

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Week 4 in Canada – June 03-09

This week, like the others, has been filled with visits with our granddaughter, McKay, family, friends & neighbours, as well as, shopping trips around town, the market, walks in the forest, dinners, barbeques and get-togethers.  We have met people we … Continue reading

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Week 3 in Canada – May 27-June 02

This week the weather had turned a little more seasonable with temperatures in the teens and rainy.  I had been going over to Linde’s and using the hot tub much more than I did the first two weeks.  The renewed … Continue reading

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