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Leaving the UK and a Long Arizona Weekend

It’s nearly midnight here, and the tomorrow we’ll be leaving the UK. We’ll be off to the airport early and arriving in Phoenix at 5pm tomorrow in 111 degree weather; then off to pick up the truck and head to our shady Motel 6 for the night to awake early, drive to Flagstaff and pick up Susa and…

Scruffy Old Bugsy, Our Local Cat
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More British Cats, From Sussex to Bath and Beyond

Since we’ve been here, we’ve been on the lookout for cats, for no other reason than because we love cats. We get to see Bugsy (the scruffy old white fellow a few pics down) on a daily basis and the occasional visitor, Tsotsi, but when we go traveling around the country we can’t help but pay attention…

Cobblestone in Rye
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A Rainy Afternoon in Rye and Camber Sands

On an overcast Sunday afternoon we headed out to a part of Southeast England we hadn’t explored yet, Rye and Camber Sands in East Sussex county. We thought the day would be rainy but decent enough so we brought our rain coats just in case. For the most part the town was dry or slightly drizzly, we…

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The Countryside Village of Woodchurch, Kent

Woodchurch is a quiet little village in central Kent that we visited one cloudy Sunday afternoon in April. It was one of the rare situations where parking was not an issue and everything to see can be walked to in a few minutes. We walked past the church, not a wooden church at all actually, but as…

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Second Day of Vacation Week: The Charge Up

I believe, this is what we did the second day of our vacation week.   \