I was the only person in the house. So when the power suddenly went out with the first loud crash of thunder, I knew that I just had to sit tight, and there was really
We have both reached that age, when it's time to "retire". (That doesn't mean we have to sit around and do nothing!) Many people, at our age, decide that it's time to travel at last.
People either love or hate Durian fruit. (Opinions tend to vary depending on whether they have actually tasted it, getting the fruit past their nose and into their mouth.) A lot of people absolutely hate that
What is there to see in Goreme? For one thing there are lots of "Fairy Chimneys" - these strangely-eroded stone towers. Sometimes you can wander through "Love Valley" because there are so many of these seemingly
Brixham is an incredibly picturesque little town in SW Britain. We were living in Torquay, Devon, and Brixham was a short ways further down past Paignton. Great place to go for some fish and chips
Istanbul (Turkey) is crammed full - that's the feeling you get. There are tiny streets, and tiny shopfronts . You need to sort of burrow into the shops to find the good stuff because although they are narrow