Travel Blogs from Dorchester
... had a rub down from Heathrow the security team: mainly because Lucy's boulder holder set off the metal detector; and my hand luggage (containing more gadgets than Currys on a good day) was swabbed for explosives. After surviving the rigorous security experience (thankfully no rubber gloves were needed) we boarded Delta flight VS5303 and take our surprisingly comfy seats. Lucy almost let out a yelp when she discovered that the plane's ...
What a joy to have almost 10 days off from travelling and staying in Bournemouth in my brothers house with no particular itinerary! Walking is the theme for this week and Fitbit has clocked up an average of 15000 steps per day!
For the first few days Chris & Jane are with us and we visit the historic Portsmouth dockyards...a great visit to see ...
... don't blame them. Dinner and bed for them. Millie, a home visitng beautician arrives at 7:30pm so Yusuf has a massage. Kat and I go for a quick cycle then she has a treatment and I have a massage as well £10.
Dinner of chicken and cous cous. Watched a programme called Long Lost Family about adopted children finding parents - very poignant - this one the mother found her daughter and then the daughter found her father. It ...
Left house 2pm after slow morning.
Drove to Bournemouth
Bear Factory for clothes
Gardens - Vintage brass band - Aida dancing, bubbles
Pier - Helter Skelter
Glass wine at restaurant
Collet online shop from Asda
Home to see Yusuf
Breakfast and relax with Jenni, Dave has gone to church.
Walked to local pub for shrimp, cockles, chips, salad lunch. Dave joins us late.
Caught shuttle bus to Mudeford for lifeboat fundraising family day (no funding for lifeboats). There are coastguard rescue displays with lifeboat and helicopter also plane display. Fun fair of stalls, rides ...