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Brugge revisited

We came to Brugge two Christmas seasons ago looking for the elusive Christmas market.  This time, we just wanted to stopover and experience it not in a mad rush. Read more…

A brief encounter and another goodbye

Good morning Luxembourg!  Now we see what Place d’Armes looks like in daylight. Read more…

Luxembourg by night

By the time we arrived at our hotel in Place d’Armes, night was almost upon us. Read more…

Next stop – Luxembourg!

Good bye Muffin! Goodbye Carolina! Goodbye, Marianne! Goodbye, Lars!  Read more…

Sono una CockerBarbo! (I am a CockerBarbo!) – with a bow in my hair.

I learnt a new Italian word. Poodle in Italian is Barboncino! And a Cocker Spaniel is the same – so in Italian that makes me a CockerBarbo or is it CockerCino? Read more…

Visiting Villa D’Este, sharing a memory

Though Mummy had never been to Lugano, she knew it was close to Como and a special place she wanted to show me. Read more…

Two lakes, two towns, two countries in one day

We woke up to raindrops on the window and thought – what a bummer!  We had a day trip planned to go to Como (Italy) and Lugano (Switzerland) Read more…

Muffin, we have arrived!

After a seamless flight from Vienna to Zürich, we are back on more familiar tracks – the train. Read more…

Me and the Stephansdom steeple

Last week it looked like I had a needle coming out of my head – Read more…

Breezing through Vienna

We had an afternoon and an evening in Vienna, so it was going to be packed with things to do. Read more…

Waiting for the bride!

Finally the day has arrived.  Mummy tied a blue ribbon that matches her dress around my neck.  Read more…

All dressed for a dirndl party!

What a racket these people are making!!!  Read more…

A very white room with a view

We arrived in rainy Vienna – the bus stopped across the canal from the hotel. So we walked along rush hour traffic till we found the bridge to cross the canal. Read more…

Up, up in the Air and a little hiccup!

After our encounter with the fox, we got on with the day. We arrived at Heathrow Terminal 2. This time Mummy did not get lost like she did the week before.   Read more…

George scores an A+

Mummy, how did it go? Was George ok on this trip? Did he do a runner? Read more…

Crossing the waters

Another travel day, another early start. Today we’re taking a ferry across the channel. We’re going home. Read more…

Grüsse Luna!

Hallo Luna! Ich bin George, or Georg. Read more…

Adios, Mallorca!

I had an amazing time. Thank you Manuela for having us to stay at your beautiful home in Mallorca.  Read more…

Five cats, Eight donkeys and me!

On our last night in Mallorca, Manuela suggested we have dinner in a finca, Sa Tafona.  Lovely, I thought, we can sit outside and enjoy the last rays of sun. Read more…

Do I really have to go in?

We were at the vets to have my Milbemax for tapeworm treatment and a check up. Read more…

Un día en Artà

The nearby town where we’re staying in Mallorca is Artà and on Day 2, Manuelas suggested we have a little walk around the town and to visit the church and monastery on the hill. Read more…

Sunset at Colonia St Pere

That’s me at Colonia St Pere posing just as the sun was starting to leave us for the day.

And Manuela captured the moment when Mummy took that photo. 🙂 Read more…

It was all worth it!

Oh my goodness! Oh my goodness! We have arrived! No more car rides, no more planes and trains and everything that moves on wheels. Read more…

Kisses for Marie (a Bolonka) in Dusseldorf

Another day, another car ride to the airport, another panting session Read more…

Wir sind in Deutschland!

We made it!

This is George reporting from Düsseldorf after a very long and tedious journey
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George in training …

No, he hasn’t regressed, though that’s debatable when it comes to new surroundings and strange smells!  This time he is in training or re-familiarisation of the SleepyPod Air. Read more…

Shall we travel by Parcel Post?

Mummy, Parcel Post might be the fastest way for us to travel.  This way you don’t have to spend a whole day in front of the computer and talking on the phone with the whole of Europe trying to sort out our travel plans. Read more…

I remember …

when it was just Mummy and me, the time before George entered our lives. Read more…

Follow the trail to The Dog Show

Mummy told us there’s a “Dog Show” in Brighton this weekend, so we took train from London Bridge … Read more…

“A Writer’s Journey” to The Seaside Boarding House

Mummy took me to the Cornerstones Writing Workshop at The Seaside Boarding House in Burton Bradstock. Read more…