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[2 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 5,280 views]
Bergeggi & Spotorno

Italian bank holiday weekend on the coast. Gorgeous part of the world. Easy fun. And all before the crowds arrive for summer. Zing.

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[6 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 52,954 views]
bike riding in Kent

Excellent weekend components: planes overhead, bike riding, waterfront cocktails, new toothbrushes, seaside spa, BBQ, jumpers-for-pillows, funniness, sea swimming, good goggles, posh tapas.

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[3 Jul 2013 | 2 Comments | 2,777 views]
treats in Turin

Some of it was planned, some spontaneous and some surprising. There were so many hours of excellence I couldn’t believe it was one weekend. Ocean swimming, delicious food, fun with friends, favourite band in concert, ridiculous partying, amazing scenery, trying new things, heaps of coffee. And along the way Nad wondered whether we should do white water rafting and a hot air balloon ride too. Living for the moment anyone???

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[15 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 4,595 views]
Tooting Bec Lido

going the distance

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[12 Nov 2012 | One Comment | 19,544 views]
Montenegro & Serbia

Ten days of bumbling around the coast of Monetenegro and then popping in land for a mini-break finisher to Serbia. It was a quiet, easy, sometimes sunny, sometimes stunning, always charming coupla weeks.

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[29 Aug 2012 | 2 Comments | 20,311 views]

Four days that felt like four weeks. If you know me at all, see if you can work out why… there was good bike riding, nice coffee shop action, free wifi, plentiful wine, lots of giggles, time to read, write & hang. Triple double boom.

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[23 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 1,641 views]
Serpentine Swimming Club

exclusive access

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[10 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 43,748 views]
Pools on the Park

party in the park

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[1 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 1,712 views]
Swimming, Hyde Park Lido

The Serpentine Lido opened for full time swimming today – it’s been open weekends only up to now – so I went to test the waters. Situated in London’s expansive Hyde Park the Serp is a man made lake that’s really well kept with lots of facilities for snacking, sitting, rowing, and of course just park hanging. There’s always a lot of people walking, chilling, running, heaps of dogs & children, it’s busy and nice. The swimming area is on the south side, it’s marked by buoys and serviced by …

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[1 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 1,247 views]
Hyde Park Lido

freshwater fun