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Not Quite Everest

It seems much longer than 2 weeks ago that I was reading Wade Davis’ “Into The Silence: The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest”. Initially I found myself irked by the author’s constant use of superlatives and gushing … Continue reading

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First touch of winter!

Saturday saw the first touch of winter in Warsaw! Quite astonishing that winter has arrived only in mid-January. However, we’ve had a little snow and temperatures are at or below 0°C. On Sunday I tool a walk on the banks … Continue reading

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Hereford Holiday

As has now become traditional, immediately after New Year we took a week’s rental of a holiday home.  This year we were near Ledbury in Herefordshire and ‘enjoyed’ some cold weather and snow as well as the attractions of the … Continue reading

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Wintry Warsaw Lit Up

Winter has finally arrived in Warsaw with a snow fall on Monday coating the City white and nicely setting off the Christmas decorations which light up the centre while the Poles prepare for their traditional Christmas celebrations.

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