Category Archives: Travel

Wildlife, Science and Innovations Tested

 Calendar watching can be dangerous, you know, when you see those huge gaps between holidays and you realise it’s a full 6 weeks till your next trip away in your wobble box aka ‘Pod’. So, what’s better than looking for … Continue reading

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Edinburgh; The Tattoo, its Fringe and a dog called Bobby

Edinburgh here we come ! First time for both of us and all planned around the Edinburgh Tattoo, plus a few days before setting off we’d found out The Fringe was on, so it looked like a fun packed four … Continue reading

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Trains, Planes, Automobiles .. and a Kayak.

Looked like a glorious beginning to a few days away in Pod, sun was actually out and promised to be so during our 5 nights away at Glanllyn Lakeside Caravan and Camping Site, Lake Bala, Wales. Pod was loaded with … Continue reading

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Ireland Part 4 : Giant’s Causeway and Coastal Castles

Wednesday morning we woke before the alarm and it didn’t take long packing up as we now had it down to a fine art. It did help that it was dry so the awning and all the outside water containers … Continue reading

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Ireland Part 3 : Eagles Flying and Pigs on a Mission

Saturday, up with the alarm at 7 and breakfast devoured whilst listening to what was left of the wind, it was still hanging around and would make taking the awning down a little tricky but not impossible, this was eventually … Continue reading

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Ireland Part 2 : Wild Atlantic Way and the Blarney Stone

Low and behold we woke to a dry morning and more importantly a dry awning, plus it was Pods 2nd birthday and would be celebrated later. A 7 a.m. start on the cards for us but necessary as we had … Continue reading

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Ireland Part 1 :  Glendalough and Waterford Crystal 

8 months in the making and our Ireland trip had finally arrived. Map had been scoured, locations researched and feedback sought, we thought we’d made some good choices in site locations and sights to be seen. The sites were then … Continue reading

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