October 3rd, 2010
A few iPhone images from a recent trip to the very south of Morbihan, Bretagne. A thin strip of land extending south from Brittany known as the Quiberon Peninsula.
It’s surreal to be standing on land that’s not a very small island and to be able to see the ocean either side of you which is possible at the very tip of the peninsula. Read the rest of this entry »
September 21st, 2010
And lo, it came to pass that the photographer known to his followers as ‘Jon’ did leave the barren wet and windy wilderness of the northern England and did travel south towards the sun on a mighty journey of discovery and perhaps a bottle of wine or two along the way, we shall see … Read the rest of this entry »
November 24th, 2007
God bless Phil Lynott and Gary Moore for writing that tune. I had it humming round my head last week as I found myself unexpectedly footsore in Paris.
Unfortunately I arrived just as the French decided en-masse to go on strike. The Paris metro was running about one train in seven on some lines and on others, nothing at all. Taxis were scarce. You couldn’t book one, all the ranks had queues at them longer than the ones outside Northern Rock. Trying to hail one was evidently not working – as witnessed by the number of people literally running out in front of them waving money…..
So, I had to get round on foot…. Read the rest of this entry »