5.2.1 – Transport Troubles

With worsening train strikes, the search was on for an alternative means of getting to the house. For this visit we tried the bus instead, but soon encountered other problems.

3.0.2 – Another Visit, Another Strike

Our last house visit plans were thrown into chaos by a national strike. It was a last minute scramble to reschedule and reorganise everything to get there. Now, four weeks on, and another strike is threatening to upset our plans again.


An early train and a sunrise run - two signs the days are getting longer.

Whirlwind Through Our Schedules

I have learnt that with French strikes, it is better to wait and see before cancelling plans.

Scottish Highlands by Train

During our trip to Scotland we took the train from Glasgow to Fort William, and then up to Mallaig. The scenery is stunning.

Train to Fort William

We took the the train from Glasgow to Fort William. The journey was easy and pretty.

Geneva At Long Last

It had been too long since I last visited Geneva. Megan and I visited our friends in Geneva for the first time in many years this weekend.