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The wheels on this bus went round and round a gazillion times!

We prefer the bus to the London tube and these are the reasons why … Read more…

Love it or hate it, we take it …

The London Underground is very much a part of the city we live in. It is synonymous with London.   Read more…

Scarlet, O Scarlet

We were sad to leave. We had such a lovely time over the New Year weekend but the year had begun and time waits for no one. Read more…

A day of reflection, a day of hope

It’s funny isn’t it? From one day we look back and reflect and on the next, we are full of hope. Hope that in the coming days and months that there will be peace, there will be joy, there will be love in our lives. Read more…

Which platform, Paddington Bear?

A very early morning rise just so we don’t lose much of the day travelling all the way to Cornwall. Read more…

Who let the dogs out?

There were ever so many hounds! Read more…

And so this was Christmas …

At the back of The Lygon Arms is a garden where we can run Read more…

A Cotswolds Christmas

Merry Christmas everyone! We are in the lovely Cotswolds – picturesque England! Read more…

Holidays with us – are usually better

We are about to leave for the Cotswolds for Christmas.  A very late decision so Mummy was scrambling around to pack for all of us.   Read more…

Pausing for a moment

We have rushed through Liverpool Street Station so many times – usually running late so we have missed this status at the front of the station. Read more…

When is our next trip?

Georgie, now that we’ve had our rest, I have so much to tell you about our travels. It was a long but interesting trip. We went to six countries – Read more…

Border crossings

We had a lovely overnight in Brugge and now the last stage of our journey home – and Mummy remembered in time to buy me a ticket for the train from Brugge to Kortrijk to Lille Flanders and onto Calais … Read more…

The last stop – The Dog House

We made it to Brugge via Brussel – on the slow train. Actually our train to Brugge, of all the trains, was cancelled. Anyway we managed to get on the next train and arrived at The Dog House!  Read more…

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…