My young man has recently been on a college trip to Iceland - visiting volcanoes, glaciers, swimming in thermal pools and generally have a fabulous time, all in the name of education. I have to say that Iceland had never been on my "must visit" list, but his photos and stories have made me and the old fella keen to go. Whilst he was there, he saw this and thought of me. If you double click it, you can see all the trapped bubbles.
Friday, 23 November 2012
On Sunday, we decided to pop into Sheffield to do a spot of present buying with atmosphere - as it was the day that the Christmas lights were getting switched on, and they always do it wit a bit of razzmatazz!
Tuesday, 20 November 2012
In answer to questions, yes I think we did spot the imp - is this it?
Sunday, 18 November 2012
So after a leisurely start, and breakfast in the Old Palace.....
Saturday, 17 November 2012
When it is the Bishops Palace. As the end of the week was nearing, I decided that hubby could do with a change of scenery. He has been lolling about on the bed, or the sofa for 3 weeks now, and he still doesn't have much strength to do much else, but I thought a different bed might perk him up a bit! And so I found what looked to be an ideal place for a Friday night away - in nearby Lincoln.
I finished work and we hot footed it down the A1 and A57 and in just less than an hour we arrived at our destination. I was a little alarmed when the receptionist said that we were not in the main building, but had a room in the" new" bit. I envisaged some modern block around the corner, but.....