Tag Archives: trains

Home to Edinburgh, Edinburgh to Newcastle – Hadrian’s Wall day one

But the adventure didn't really start until Edinburgh station – Handsome made me stand at the wrong end of the platform so we had to leg it past all the carriages to the other end of the train. It was … Continue reading

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On not going to Fife…

We gave the boys a second chance – Mouse and friend went back to the Edinburgh Book Festival today (friend's mum is really very generous). They went in and back by train on their own, and they ended up at … Continue reading

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Adventures in Fife

Mouse has had a busy day today. His best friend's mum, very generously got tickets for both of them for the Edinburgh Book Festival to see Robert Muchamore, Charlie Fletcher and Derek Landy. He was incredibly over-excited as I drove … Continue reading

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Optical illusions and ice-cream

Vicenza to Edinburgh Theatre, Vicenza, Italy 2008 Tiles, Vicenza, Italy 2008 I was right, Vicenza was lovely and potterable, and a great place to spend our last morning. We visited the theatre, which was the first ever indoor theatre, and … Continue reading

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Planes, trains and buses

I’m people watching in Edinburgh airport – god knows, there isn't much else to do! Its amazing what some people think are suitable travelling clothes. What about the peroxide blonde with a very short skirt and super-high heels? It would … Continue reading

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Made it home

But we had some fun before we came back. We had a series of days out with littlest, who I think quite appreciated having us to himself for a change. We went to Foxton Locks – which is a truly … Continue reading

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