One in the eye for Mrs Tootlepedal

Today’s picture shows the famous London Eye We had decided to spend a day in London on our way back home and as the weather was kind and Mrs Tootlepedal had long wished for a trip on the London Eye, we decided that this was an opportunity too good to miss.   My sister Susan agreedContinue reading “One in the eye for Mrs Tootlepedal”

Farewell to France

Pride of place in today’s post goes to a rather unflattering picture of Gerry and Shoko who kindly came all the way from Nîmes on a motorbike to have a meal with us. I had booked the excellent holiday we have just enjoyed after reading a recommendation in Gerry’s blog so it was brave of himContinue reading “Farewell to France”

Round and round

Today’s picture shows a fine château near Aigues-Vives.  I felt a French trip log should have a château in it somewhere. It was extremely chilly when we set out this morning and we both had three layers on our tops and were wondering why we had thought that bringing a pair of long trousers withContinue reading “Round and round”

Relatively speaking

Today’s picture shows Langholm Church as a counterbalance to all the French churches we have been passing.  This picture won a prize at the recent Langholm show.  Thanks to Sandy for putting it in for me. The weather was a lot less sunny here in France than it was yesterday and because  the temperature hadContinue reading “Relatively speaking”