Holiday 2.0: Day 1 – Fingers crossed this time

Not even bloody awful Welsh weather was enough to dent our determination to enjoy a summer holiday and so today after recouping for a day we boldly ventured forth to our base of operations... Southampton! We kind of lucked out with the Airbnb and are staying right next to the harbour literally within throwing distance... Continue Reading →

Holiday day 3 – #*@?/*&! weather strikes!

The inevitable has happened and our ragtag band of happy campers has been temporarily halted in its tracks by bloody Welsh coastal weather. Winds gusting at 45mph along with hideous rain squalls ultimately culminated in our tent being destroyed. Multiple tent poles splintered/snapped and us and our belongings were blown everywhere and soaked through. Now... Continue Reading →

Hollibobs with Olliebobs: Snowdonia

Snowdonia when it's raining is ghastly. We may have to move our massive tent due to the water table being so high the area of campsite we're in is almost an inch underwater. This will be super fun. Day began with Ollie's primordial scream echoing across the camp site to let everyone know he had... Continue Reading →

Walking adventures

Yesterday Rosie, Ollie and I ventured forth on an adventure using a suspiciously inaccurate Cotswolds walks book published in 1983. We turned a 1.5 hour walk into a 3.5 hour one. Part of our slow progress was due to carrying an Olephant on my back, another part was a dog who couldn't walk in a... Continue Reading →

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