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... wait to get back there, but never been to Cambodia, so will be really interesting to see what its like out there...heard so many good things about it though, so should be good fun :)
also can't wait to spend New Years Eve out there in Sihanoukville!!!!!
Hope you all have a good Christmas and I'll right up here again on Boxing day when we leave.
Mon 10th Oct
Windy again this morning. As we prepared to leave our mooring at Rose Isle, James' watch fell off his wrist, thankfully into the bows of the boat, and not into the river. A spring in the strap linkage had dropped out.
We saw several red kites as we cruised down through Sandford lock, the deepest on the Thames, and on down the long reach past Nuneham House to Abingdon, where we moored on the recreation ground. We went ...
We used the gym for the first time. Ruth took it easy on the weights while Tom rode one of the bicycles before we swam and enjoyed the spa. Today was a very pleasantly warm day so we took off in shorts and t-shirts to walk to Richmond on an exploratory mission. We needed train tickets for our planned trip to Cambridge on Sunday and we wanted to find places to dine. Richmond has a wide selection of eateries and is only one ...
... on an Airbus A380 – even economy is well served on this big bird.
* Dubai airport is big. Dubai looks like an area to visit (next trip already being planned).
* Heathrow Airport Terminal 3 Arrivals reminds Trev or Fiji’s Nadi Airport.
* Luggage collection can take a long time (especially when a fully loaded A380 lands)!
* Don’t arrive at your hotel when there is Soccer (sorry football) match happening right
Ok, finally I have gotten around to starting this blog. We're now almost three weeks into the programme and things have just about slowed down enough to let me get you all updated. I'll quickly fly through the events to get myself up to date then try and be a bit more regular in my posts from now on. Actually bit of a disclaimer first. I'm really unsure about writing a blog, there's something a bit self-indulgent and look at me about it but I think I owe it to my sponsors ...