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... out... Clothes, Money, passport etc... Just a few little things!
In all seriousness we are raring to go and aim to keep everyone up to date with breathtaking photographs, up to date locations and hopefully a marked improvement in the content of this first blog.
Until Wednesday everyone, 5 sleeps !!!
Lots of love,
Josh and Abbie ...
... negotiated a reasonable rate, playing one offer against the other. Counting our cash audibly, and in sight of our chosen changer, we handed over our dirham. The young man counted the bundle himself.
"One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight hundred dirham" he counted.
“I gave you one thousand dirham my friend” Roger returned, looking frustrated, amused and bemused all at the same time.
“One, two, three, four, five, ...
We decided that our next stop would be the famous White Tower. We saw the remains of the old Roman wall and the home of the ravens that have called this tower home for centuries, before ascending into the tower. The first surprise here came about three-quarters of the way up the stairs on the outside of the building; there a door stands open, revealing the bricked up stairwell where the bones of the young Edward V and his ...
... the case on this occasion. So we started our walk of London at Hyde Park. We, being my little brother and my old mother. Hyde Park in Sydney is a little square of park with a few trees and gardens, the real Hyde Park is a massive expanse of lawns,huge Oaks, wild areas with a watercourse running through the middle. What is really cool though is that it has squirrels. I know they are introduced and really they are just rats with bushy tails, but they are seriously ...
... could notchange a gear and perhaps of most concern you could not stop! As I pointed out the absence of these key parts, it didn't seem to phase the geezer. He was on full sales pitch mode and deftly dealt with my questions as if these items were mere accessories to the bike, optional extras if you like. Alistair gave him a £1 and he moved on with his bike to find a willing buyer. To be honest it was a bargain at £5 and ...