City centre Manchester and visiting the Castlefield Viaduct.

City centre Manchester and visiting the Castlefield Viaduct. Manchester really is a great city to visit, whether it’s to see something specific or just to wander round. The last time I posted was back in December when we had taken the bus into the centre and enjoyed a wander and a bite to eat (you […]

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Visit Budapest in September – picture travel post (part 3)

Visit Budapest in September – picture travel post (part 3) I said at the start of this picture post series (in Part 1) that Budapest had been on our list of places to go to for some time. It certainly didn’t disappoint us and it’s fair to say that it exceeded our expectations on many […]

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FA Cup Semi Final 2023 – it’s a funny old game

FA Cup Semi Final 2023 – it’s a funny old game A couple of days ago saw the first of the two 2023 FA Cup Semi Finals at the national stadium. It’s a decent enough venue to watch football and unless you’ve taken a seat too close to the pitch then views of the game […]

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Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 4

Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 4 This is the fourth and final blog post in the ‘Visit Krakow’ series. You can check out earlier posts using these links: Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 After fascinating visits to Schindlers Factory and the Salt Mines and then the sobering visit to Auschwitz, […]

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Visit Krakow & Auschwitz – Part 3

Visit Krakow & Auschwitz – Part 3 Previous posts (Part 1 and Part 2) in this short series that follows our trip to Poland included plenty of pictures showing the beauty of Krakow, the magnificence of the salt mines and the other places that we wandered to and visited. I mentioned in Part 1 that […]

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Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 2

Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 2 Part 1 of the Visit Krakow Blog posts mentioned a couple of reasons why we decided to visit this Polish town. Part 1 also includes picture galleries from our wandering around the Old Town and our trip to Oskar Schindlers factory. I suspect most folk who […]

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Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 1

Visit Krakow & the Old Town – Part 1 Our last trip was a short while ago in October. At that time we spent a terrific couple of weeks travelling in Northern and Southern Ireland, and if you missed that post you can check it out here. This series of posts follows our recent trip […]

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