Up and Running

I’ve just downloaded WordPress as an app to my tablet and hope I can resume my entries. Currently I am in Bath with Bonnie and the guys. Yesterday was a long day of planes busses and taxis. The photo is from the Iceland Air cabin. It’s a simulation of the Northern Lights. The lights move … More Up and Running

Getting Close!

I have just over a week before I board the first flight of the trip. There have been a few changes to my plans. Sadly, my friend Sandy is not able to meet me in London and travel by train to Istanbul. However, I have planned a different itinerary and feel pleased that I will still have … More Getting Close!


I thought it would be a good idea to visit my doctor prior to leaving on the Big Trip. I needed to get a prescription for my meds and thought I should ask about vaccinations. I did not consider that some require a course of inoculations such as Heps A&B. Hepatitis B is spread through blood. … More Vaccinations!!!

Booking travel

The Big Trip will include planes and trains for long distance travel. I am beginning to make reservations now. It’s important to take a look at many options before paying for travel. Here are some of my tips: Time When do you want to fly? It’s said that Tuesdays and Wednesdays are the best travel … More Booking travel

Hello world!

I am planning a trip round the world. This started out as trip to Chiang Mai in northern Thailand to learn Thai massage (I’m a massage therapist). Since my oldest daughter and her family live in England I began to think about merging two trips into one and decided to leave my hometown and head … More Hello world!