Category Archives: Travel

The Diary of a Slow Traveler – who needs a travel guide when you have Kit & Ace

Before making our short trip (no slow travel this time) to California we had looked at the travel guides at our local bookstore and bought the Lonely Planet guide. It served us quite well as did our traditional “go to” … Continue reading

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Time Pressure – The Clock is Ticking

Since leaving my life as a professional I seem to have had time but not at the moment. In the last couple of weeks I have felt the pressure of the clock. For the first time since I embarked on “What’s … Continue reading

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Diary of a Slow traveller – Airports

  The title of today’s Daily Prompt, Chaos made me think immediately of international airports. No matter how you plan, whether you have access to an airport lounge there is something about an airport that screams CHAOS! What time do I need … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Slow Traveller – Sunglasses at Mt Etna

Coffee after our early morning bike ride is part of my weekly ritual. During the week I was sitting with my riding buddies at coffee lamenting not having sunglasses to deal with the morning glare. It provided me with a … Continue reading

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It’s time for Study!

  In recent weeks as our time away recedes to a very lovely memory its been back to study. Days spent walking the Island of Ortigia with the only concern being where to find a coffee have been replaced with … Continue reading

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