Tag Archives: coffee

Stonehenge and Salisbury

This is the sixth year we’ve come to the UK Championships here in Bournemouth, and despite Stonehenge being only 30 miles away – a quick day-trip, really – we’d never visited it! Mostly because we never have time to. But … Continue reading

Posted in Dancing, Travels, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Our Day out in Leipzig

December 19th, 2010 Three words can describe my feelings: Leipzig is beautiful! I truly loved the city. It was so unlike all the other European cities we’ve been to; first of all, it was clean; and secondly, everything was refreshed, … Continue reading

Posted in Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Made it to Leipzig at Last!

Three words: what a mess!! Actually everything worked out for us. Security was no problem at Heathrow, despite the check-in and bag drop area being packed. We were near the back of the line, but someone started calling out, “If … Continue reading

Posted in Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Back to London

Finally, we are on the train and making our ways back to London! So I’m sure many of you are wondering how the competition went. In a word: egh. Not terrible, not great, nor any other adjective deserving a spot … Continue reading

Posted in Dancing, Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shopping Update in Disneyland, Paris

OK, I have officially given up all hope of finding something affordable, without even looking. I don’t need to look. I already know, Disneyland Paris is not a place conducive to one on a dancer’s budget. Simeon woke up this … Continue reading

Posted in Dancing, Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

From Paris with Love

We are finally in Paris! Well, to be honest, we’re actually to the east of Paris, in a region called Marne du Vallée, in a little village named Jossigny. When we found and drove into the village, I have to … Continue reading

Posted in Dancing, Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Days are Looking Up!

I can truly say that I am feeling much better now, after a good night’s sleep. I don’t know exactly why I felt so terrible the other day, but Thursday evening was much better. We went to go visit some … Continue reading

Posted in Travels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments