Category Archives: Sport

Linz: Home of Linzer Torte

After our very long Sunday, it was a pleasure and a relief to spend the morning on board for “scenic cruising.”  We didn’t arrive into Linz until about 1 p.m., which gave us plenty of time to relax and watch … Continue reading

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  We arrived in Pisa mid-day Tuesday, August 23.  Our flights over were good but we didn’t sleep much even in our luxurious seats.  Our flight left Seattle at 1:30 p.m. instead of our usual 7 p.m. departure and we … Continue reading

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Grand Master Riccard

Can you believe that I am still on January 12?  Will the day never end? Directly from viewing beasts on the shore (sadly, but not unexpectedly, no tigers), we went to see a demonstration of a kind of martial arts … Continue reading

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Flying Food

And I don’t mean the meals you are served on an airplane. It would seem that Seattle’s Pike Street Market does not have a monopoly on flying food; it turns out that Chez Bebelle located in the Narbonne covered market … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Gone Surfing

Thursday, October 17. Our last full day in Cornwall and I decided I wanted to have some quiet time to sit and sketch.  Neither of us wanted to drive very far, so, we headed over to St. Agnes, location of … Continue reading

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Surf and Turf, Part Two

The “South of England Agricultural Society Autumn Fair and Game Show” at Ardingly (that’s “ardinglie” not “ardinglee”) was our destination on Saturday.  Quite the shift from Friday’s emphasis on all things marine, the focus here was sharply on the land and … Continue reading

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Arrival and Orientation

Oh, my gosh.  We have been enjoying ourselves in Sussex for almost a week and I am just now getting down to the business of reporting our adventures.  This is an odd development and I’m not certain why it has … Continue reading

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