2019 – still flying – winter sun

We’ve just come back from a week in Tenerife and the main reason that Maria wanted us to fly – winter sun!  It was wonderful to be able to sunbathe after 4.5 hours .  We flew BA and were delayed a little both there and back, both of us were a bit uncomfortable on the…

Wonderful, wonderful, …..

Copenhagen! We had a great couple of nights there in December and did all the usual touristy things like The Tivoli Gardens, Little Mermaid and Hans Christian Anderson museum (please don’t bother with the last place, tacky in a bad way). We also went to the Design Museum and that’s a great place, such beautiful…

Pre Copenhagen

Just looked up the weather while we’re there. basically it’s rain, sleet, sleet ……..

Malaga

I have a gripe about BA! As a bronze member (ahem, so much flying this year) I can book my seat choice free a week before I fly. Twice recently when I have then checked in 24 hours beforehand I have been moved. As a nervous flyer it’s really important to me that I know…

Porto

Porto is a great place for a two or three night stay. It’s easy too get about and the people were very welcoming and friendly to us. The flights were all good (Easyjet) and we used a meet and greet service to get us to and from Gatwick north terminal as it was an early…

My longest flight!

Four hours to Rhodes – well they always seem to be slightly shorter?  The captain came out at the end to greet everyone – nice touch. Great smooth flight there and back and all seemed very manageable.  I downloaded some BBC programmes as well as taking the usual Diazepan and gin (just the one) and…

Getting ready for Rhodes

After a two month gap from flying we are off again on Monday to Rhodes (4 hours) flying BA economy and in aisle 16 instead of up front like we have been in BA, Easyjet and Ryan Air so feeling a bit nervous but trusting in the plan as it’s worked before and no reason…