Holiday Snaps – Black Effing Friday

Thirty years working to a deadline and Black Friday can feel like a pressure I don’t need. Which is why I’ve latched onto Click&Go… Who see the day as a springboard for their offers. I dipped my toe again in Barcelona’s waters this year, 17 years after my first foray there. And I found […]

Holidos and don’ts – souvenirs

Now the only thing you need to know about souvenirs is this… The answer is a fridge magnet. They’re small, cheap (no, don’t blame me) and easy to pack away. And they provide a picture, or pictures, of the place you’ve been to. Of course, they range in price. I paid €2 for this one […]

Holiday Snaps La Sagrada Familia

Some things were never meant to be finished… take The Scary One (please). She is always finding things that still need to be done to the house. Word reaches me that Antoni Gaudi’s magnus opus, the Sagrada Família, first begun in 1882 but only a quarter completed by the time of his death in 1926, […]