Coming home

Everything went well & we arrived home more or less on schedule. The flight out of London had a short delay but it was heartening to arrive back in Toulouse to warmth & sunshine & a smiling Theo waiting for … Continue reading

Nearly Home.

What a trip. Meeting some old friends, some relatively new friends and some new family, as well as 2 forensic engineers and scores of very friendly people. Stayed in 5star hotels & wonderful B&Bs, visited huge cities to relatively hick … Continue reading

Photos & update

We had some difficulties with the wifi in the New Orleans hotel. Ironic really as it was the only time we had been asked to pay, however, after a little word they did have the grace to delete the charges.  … Continue reading

Full Circle

In New York, at the beginning of this trip, we had an excellent Hudson River trip. Smart dress code, dancing, great food etc, and tonight we went full circle with a river cruise on the Mississippi which was, well, New … Continue reading

River Trip

We went down to the river & boarded the Natchez paddle steamer for a 7pm depart. It seems that it really is a paddle steamer, one of only two operating, the other one is in Louisville. The boat itself is … Continue reading