UK & Euro 2011

     

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

St Peters Church, Strumpshaw, Norfolk, our 'Harpers' Parish Church - unfortunately locked 1/6/2011

 

St Peters Church, Lingwood, Norfolk, our 'Kings' Parish Church 1/6/2011

 

 Hotel In Norwich Town Centre. - anguish..? 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Town Centre 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Town Centre 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Cathedral 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Cathedral 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Cathedral 1/6/2011

 

Norwich Cathedral & Nelson (He came from here) 1/6/2011

 

Wellington & Norwich Cathedral   1/6/2011

 

Around Norwich Town 1/6/2011

 

Around Norwich Town, -  no spirit levels in them days.? 1/6/2011

 

Around Norwich Town 1/6/2011

Around Norwich Town 1/6/2011

 

Around Norwich Town & The 'River Yare' 1/6/2011

Around Norwich Town & The 'River Yare' 1/6/2011

 

Around Norwich Town & The 'River Yare' 1/6/2011

 

Outside my B&B  ('The Yew Tree') The River Wensum, Norwich 1/6/2011

 

The River Wensum, Norwich   1/6/2011

 

The River Wensum, Norwich   1/6/2011

 

Just down the road from the B&B, ancient Church ruins 1/6/2011

 

My Car (Fiesta) Outside my B&B  ('The Yew Tree')  1/6/2011

 

'Alien' was 'ere at Bury St, Edmunds 2/6/2011

 

Nice Pub At Bury St, Edmunds 2/6/2011

 

Ely,  (Pronounced EEE LEEE) 3/6/2011

 

Good Sign at Ely 3/6/2011

 

Also at Ely, home of little folk in days gone by 3/6/2011

 

Cambridge 3/6/2011

 

Canterbury, Kent 3/6/2011

 

East Grinstead - now with a travel companion  4/6/2011

 

Some weird Brits in Hyde Park, must be a local custom here 5/6/2011

 

A nice square (Place Real)  in Barcelona near our Hotel 7/6/2011

 

Gotta love Gaudi    8/6/2011

 

Found this strange dude in La Rambla  (not to mention the one on the bike..!)   8/6/2011

 

Libations on La Rambla, Barcelona   8/6/2011

 

Chilling out  (please ignore the background signage)   8/6/2011

 

Now Midnight on La Rambla   8/6/2011

 

Tourists in 'Place Espanya'   9/6/2011

 

Sacred Statue at of 'Our Lady' - The Black Virgin', Monserrat   9/6/2011

 

Our Candle at Monserrat   9/6/2011

 

Monserrat   9/6/2011

 

Monserrat   9/6/2011

 

Looking down on a foggy Monserrat   9/6/2011

Gaudi's 'Sagrada Familia'     11/6/2011

 

Gaudi's 'Sagrada Familia'     11/6/2011

 

Park Guell  (Gwee) - ah - what some travellers will do    11/6/2011

 

A cunning bum pinching street performer    11/6/2011

 

Barcelona,  Our ship - 4th down in the distance with the red funnel near the crane    12/6/2011

 

Our Carnival Magic 'Welcome'

 

Our 'Carnival Magic' 12 day cruise map

 

 

 

 

Monaco from our Balcony    13/6/2011

 

View from 'The Rock', Monaco    13/6/2011

 

On our balcony again, with Monte Carlo Casino in background    13/6/2011

 

Departing Monaco  (Balcony again)    13/6/2011

 

A crowded Trevi Fountain, Rome    14/6/2011

 

Pope John Paul's Tomb,  now moved into St Peters Basilica, Vatican City   14/6/2011

 

 Driving then walking down to 'Manarola' - 'Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

'Manarola' - the 2nd town, - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

The 'Walk of Love' (Via Dell' Amore) between Manarola & Riomaggiore - 'Cinque Terre' (5 towns) N/W Italy

 

The 'Walk of Love' (Via Dell' Amore) between Manarola & Riomaggiore - 'Cinque Terre' (5 towns) N/W Italy

 

'Riomaggiore', (the 1st town), - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

'Riomaggiore', (the 1st town), - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

'Riomaggiore', (the 1st town), - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

'Riomaggiore', (the 1st town), - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

'Riomaggiore', (the 1st town), - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

On boat looking at 'Manarola' - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy   15/6/2011

 

'Vernazza' - (4th town) - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

'Vernazza' - (4th town) - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

'Vernazza' - (4th town) - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

'Monterosso' - (5th town) - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

'Monterosso' - (5th town) - Cinque Terre'  (5 towns) north western Italy    15/6/2011

 

Driving back to Livorno, I spotted this 'out of plumb' tower type structure     15/6/2011

 

The pub on board the Magic  (Red Frog)    15/6/2011

 

Rocking chair out side the Red Frog  (Alan's Favourite spot on the ship)     15/6/2011

 

Departing Livorno and the rocking chair out side the Red Frog  (Alan's Favourite spot on the ship)      15/6/2011

 

Naples    16/6/2011

 

A pint of 'Red Frog' Please    16/6/2011

 

The midship Pool & Cinema on the 'Magic'    16/6/2011

 

Carnival Magic's Staircase Art,  (my favourite)    17/6/2011

 

Curious passengers    18/6/2011

The Port of Dubrovnik, Croatia    18/6/2011

 

The Port of Dubrovnik, Croatia  (and our lil' boat)     18/6/2011

 

The Old Walled City of Dubrovnik, Croatia - Very nice place..!      18/6/2011

 

Linda at lookout 600 metres up     18/6/2011

 

Cruising past St Marks Square, Venice,  on our Balcony.!- does it get any better than this...?    19/6/2011

 

Venice welcoming committee    19/6/2011

 

Grand Canal, Venice   19/6/2011

 

A back street in Venice   19/6/2011

 

Our Balcony view of Venice  (over the Port)   19/6/2011

 

Linda likes em' big..!    19/6/2011

 

A Venetian artist with a sense of humour     19/6/2011

 

Mass in St Marks Cathedral, yes - I attended, this where St Mark is entombed..!    20/6/2011

 

With a name like this ship, I wouldn't do a cruise with them...!     20/6/2011

 

Messina, Sicily from our Balcony    22/6/2011

 

Mt Etna, from Taormina, Sicily    22/6/2011

 

Taormina, Sicily - really nice place apart from all these darn tourists  (us exempted)    22/6/2011

 

Taormina, Sicily  (not our ship in the background.! )     22/6/2011

 

Kerry with a local - Taormina, Sicily    22/6/2011

 

Taormina, Sicily    22/6/2011

 

Taormina, Sicily     22/6/2011

 

Taormina, Sicily     22/6/2011

 

The local vino must be strong here, Taormina, Sicily    22/6/2011

 

The mandatory Cannoli & Cappuccino, Taormina, Sicily    22/6/2011

 

Departing Messina with Mainland Italy in the background,  (again from our Balcony)    22/6/2011

 

An evening cruise past the active Volcano of Mount Stromboli en-route back to Barcelona    22/6/2011

 

The Scene -  as I do these photo's, a warm balmy 'Med' day at Sea    23/6/2011

 

And this is we we are at on day 11, boo hoo -all over tomorrow morning,-the dot is our ship at present    23/6/2011

 

Now at the impressive Barcelona Airport Terminal 2. Bye Bye to Europe    24/6/2011

 

Our 'Vauxhall Astra' in Bath, England    25/6/2011

 

River Avon, Bath   25/6/2011

 

Pulteney Bridge over the River Avon, Bath   25/6/2011

 

The Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol   26/6/2011

 

Louis & Monty haggling over the very last stick in the World   26/6/2011

 

Louis & Monty, stuffed after a long hot walk   26/6/2011

 

Us - stuffed after a long hot walk   26/6/2011

 

The beautiful 'Bourton-On-The-Water', in the Cotswolds   27/6/2011

 

The beautiful 'Bourton-On-The-Water', in the Cotswolds   27/6/2011

 

Windsor Castle, - boy, this sucker is BIG...!   27/6/2011

 

Linda & friend in Windsor   27/6/2011

 

The Thames in Windsor   27/6/2011

 

Our last night in England at 'Monkey Island Hotel', east of London - and the bridge IS the access   27/6/2011

 

 'Monkey Island Hotel', this part is where you dine   27/6/2011

 

This part is where stayed,  'Monkey Island Hotel'   28/6/2011

 

Part of the back yard,  'Monkey Island Hotel'   28/6/2011