Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Ilfracombe January 2015



Ilfracombe January 2015

A long weekend (winter) trip to Ilfracombe good weather and  fun was had.


 Visited to knightshayes on route down




A views from the apartment in Ilfracombe (above): 4 Cove View

We cycled from Barnstaple to Instow on the old railway line.


Appledore over the estuary
Sue
Me

Barnstaple
After cycling treat a much better experience (Wimpy) than the two better advertised burger outlets.

Ilfracombe (below)






Ilfracombe high street

A walk from Hunters Inn to Heddons mouth (below)
Rangy above



Sue looking for billy goats :-)






Sue showing a jaunty hat style.
Sue
As all ways we will be back.

To try and get the sympathy vote the Sunday before I fell of the Mountain bike on Ice. The leg was just as purple on the back (down to the knee) :-( It did not give any problems cycling to Instow :-)

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Athens November 2014


A November trip to Athens great city lots to see and friendly people
Acropolis
Sue
Good re-use of gas tanks

Sue map reading (I think we may be lost).



Me waiting for the afternoon matinee I may be a few 1000 years too late.

Sue









Hadrian,s arch

Sue getting a coffee boost

Locals



Another local



Temple of Hephaestus





An all day public transport ticket is 4 euros if you make it affordable then people will use it and get cars of the road.Some thing the UK government should think about.



More Locals



Sue shopping

 Outside on the apartment balcony for an evening beer
Parliament building



A great apartment lots of room view from the bedroom.
Local wine very nice :-)

A very good restaurant near the apartment.




We took the tram for a day at the seaside

Me
Home time but we will be back soon.

Andrew