Newcastle upon Tyne

Today we arrive in Newcastle upon Tyne which is just at the border with Scotland.  It’s where Hadrian built the wall to protect the Romans from the North.  We’ve also suddenly encountered a much colder […]

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Explorer – Day 1

Where do I begin?  So much has happened in the last couple of days.  Of course, it hasn’t been easy trying to get the wifi to work on board the ship, the SS Explorer.  But […]

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Final Day in London

Again, we started the day early.  We had two destinations in mind for the day – Buckingham Palace and the National Gallery.  By the end of the day we had walked over 10 miles.  And […]

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Food in London

The food has been extraordinary here in London.  It’s interesting to comment that many of the servers, bartenders, and host (hostesses) we’ve encountered have not been native Londeners.  We’ve encountered Greeks, Romanians, Poles, and Brazilians […]

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London – Day 1

We were up early this morning – the sun rises here before 5am – yikes.  Rich went to the gym for a short time and I went meandering through Regent’s Park – you’ll see below […]

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Past Memories of London

Because this is really a new blog with brand new entries, I thought I would start the blog with a few photos from previous trips to London.  You’ll see new blog entries as our current […]

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London to London – Discover the Isles

Here’s a preview of our next cruise which begins on Saturday, June 3, 2017. We sail on the SS Explorer with Regent Seven Seas and sail around the United Kingdom and Ireland. I’ll post photos and […]

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In the Neighborhood

This gallery has photos that were taken on Mother’s Day 2017.  I went to the dog park, strolled down Paloma Street and then ended at Victory Park where kids were practicing softball.

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