Monthly Archives: March 2010

Night, night Barb

I always get a bit melancholy when someone I know passes on, no matter what the circumstances. It’s part of the circle of life, I know, but it serves to make the ticking of that eternal clock just a little louder. … Continue reading

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A Kiwi proves my point

This is a picture of The Kev, a good friend from New Zealand who’s just gone back after quite a few years providing good-natured company in Sweden. His lovely family go later this year. He was never intimidated by the weather and … Continue reading

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A Spring in your step or somewhere…

We’ve just walked around the village for an hour; it’s light later in the evening now, birds are singing, the air is warmer than it has been of late and Mission Control said she thought Spring in England was wonderful, that it … Continue reading

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Day 22 – 17 March – LHR and Spring in England

Well, not a bad flight despite the awful food. Spring is on the way – it’s the first time we’ve seen England without some snow on the ground in 2010. Looking forward to a catch-up-on-sleep-day as I rarely get any … Continue reading

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Day 21 – 16 March – Across the highlands to Orlando and LHR

We strolled the area around Hutchinson Island this morning and walked through the golf course that forms part of the Marriott Hutchinson Island Resort, where we stayed overnight. The location is superb, on the Atlantic Coast but separated from Stuart by … Continue reading

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Day 20 – 15 March – Up the coast to Stuart and Hutchinson Island

The drive up US1, over the bridges and across the islands, is as much a part of visiting the Keys as seeing the sun go down at Key West. We always enjoy it. This time the journey had the added … Continue reading

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Day 19 – 14 March – Bahia Honda, some last birding and sunset

The weather has continued to improve; the wind is dropping and it’s pretty warm in sheltered places. Just what we flew all this way for, really. Anna wanted some time on Bahia Honda but I needed to catch up with the … Continue reading

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