Trying to look confident!

The not so easy rider!

Trying to look confident! Let’s start by going back about 25 years or so to set the scene. We were on a family day trip to a theme park close to where we lived and I was very excited to be allowed to have a...
Tana Lot temple

Our very own driver in Bali

Tanah Lot temple We wanted to see as much of the island of Bali as possible in the time we had but the idea of driving amongst the chaos of 1.5 million motorbikes and a fair number of cars and trucks didn’t...
Posing on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia

Faster than a speeding bullet

Posing on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia The conversation went a little bit like this……… Maddie: I've booked the rental car for the U.S. Paul: Is it any good? Maddie: It’s cheap! Paul: Is it...
Tom doing his best car commercial impression

Ode to Tom

Tom doing his best car commercial impression Tom is our long suffering 2011 Chevy Cruz rental car. We have a love/hate relationship with the old boy but felt he deserved some sort of homage after 5 weeks of...